A.J. Jefferson

Erin Henderson latest Viking to be arrested

Erin Henderson latest Viking to be arrested

As if a 2-8-1 record that includes four blown leads in the final minute weren't enough, Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier spent the day before Thanksgiving being confronted by reporters about a third player arrest in the past three weeks.

Middle linebacker Erin Henderson, who missed three practices and last Sunday's game at Green Bay because of what Frazier called "personal reasons," was arrested Nov. 19 on probable cause for DWI and possession of a controlled substance in Eden Prairie, Minn.

No criminal charges have been filed against Henderson, who is the younger brother of E.J. Henderson, a free agent after nine seasons with the Vikings. Both played at...