Herrera honored with Courage Award

Vikings guard Anthony Herrera has been honored by teammates with the 2011 Ed Block Courage Award. Herrera underwent knee and elbow surgeries during the off-season before returning to his starting role. The award is designed to honor players committed to the principles of sportsmanship and courage.
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Vikings guard Anthony Herrera has been honored by teammates with the 2011 Ed Block Courage Award. Herrera underwent knee and elbow surgeries during the off-season before returning to his starting role. The award is designed to honor players committed to the principles of sportsmanship and courage.

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