Just the Facts on the Everson Griffen Situation

Dec 8, 2019; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen (97) reacts during the third quarter against the Detroit Lions at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Harrison Barden-USA TODAY Sports

Very early Wednesday morning, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen posted a video to social media indicating an apparent mental health malady. He also posted screenshots that implied he did not feel safe in his home.

Out of respect to Griffen’s mental health, the video and screenshots will not be posted on VikingsTerritory.

Since then, speculation on his well-being has run rampant.

Minus gossip, this is what is known of the situation. The Vikings, the team, posted this:

Head coach Mike Zimmer followed up via regularly scheduled press conference:

More from Zimmer:

And finally this, from Minnestrista police:

The matter is ongoing, and this was last updated at 11:10 am CST on November 24th.