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Familiarity Helps Whitaker in Europe, NFL

Vikings cornerback Ronyell Whitaker may have been a little leery of going to the NFL Europe League to improve his skills, but now he says he doesn't regret a thing about that experience. Of course, it helped that he had some built-in familiar advantages.

Ronyell Whitaker's close ties to the Vikings helped ease his transition into playing in NFL Europe this spring. The cornerback who signed with the Vikings in February after two seasons of trying to catch on with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was admittedly a little hesitant about playing in Europe after some of his associates gave him mixed reviews on their experiences in the developmental league. "I... Recommended Stories

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