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Weight issues vary for different linemen

Phil Loadholt (John Emms/Viking Update)

Some of the biggest guys on the Vikings' offensive and defensive lines have different weight struggles. Some are tracking and packing the calories while others are hoping to keep the weight off, despite losing up to 10 pounds in one practice.

Not all big guys are created with equal metabolisms. Phil Loadholt, Matt Kalil and Kevin Williams are three high-profile Vikings, especially if "high profile" is measured in height and weight. Loadholt is listed at 6-foot-8, 343 pounds. Kalil, the other bookend tackle on the Vikings' offensive line, has a roster listing of 6-foot-7, 308 pounds. Williams, the most tenured Viking on the roster, is...

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