Yahoo: Vikings' Kalil makes 'Top 10 Rookies' list

Vikings' OT Matt Kalil came in No. 4 on Yahoo! Sports "Top 10 Rookies of the NFL Early Season." A top draft pick, Kalil was handed the starting left tackle position to protect quarter back Christian Ponder and safeguard running back Adrian Peterson. The rookie made the list by anchoring a solid offensive line in Minnesota's five wins of the season.
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Vikings' OT Matt Kalil came in No. 4 on Yahoo! Sports "Top 10 Rookies of the NFL Early Season." A top draft pick, Kalil was handed the starting left tackle position to protect quarter back Christian Ponder and safeguard running back Adrian Peterson. The rookie made the list by anchoring a solid offensive line in Minnesota's five wins of the season.

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