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Conditioning a problem again for McKinnie

Bryant McKinnie (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

About 10½ months ago, Bryant McKinnie was sidelined in Mankato for being out of shape. It's happening again in Baltimore even after a big roster bonus and a promise. Plus, the Bears cut a QB and the Rams signed a LB that visited the Vikings last month.

The Baltimore Ravens made a judgment call in March when they picked up a $500,000 roster bonus to retain starting left offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie. Months later, the Ravens made another decision involving McKinnie when they kept him off the practice field at a mandatory minicamp due to wanting him to focus on getting in better shape. "Bryant McKinnie is a guy that we held out for just... Recommended Stories