Mistral Raymond

#41S,
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 202
Born:
College: South Florida
Birth Place: Palmetto, Florida
Draft: 2011 6th round (5th pick) by the
  • Vikings' Zimmer takes time off following latest eye surgery
    ABC News

    Vikings' Zimmer takes time off following latest eye surgery

    Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer finally relented, taking some time away from the team to allow his right eye a proper recovery from his latest surgery. Better in the spring than during the fall, he realized. As Zimmer departed Monday for some rest and relaxation at his vacation ranch in rural Kentucky, general manager Rick Spielman said the organization anticipates a return by Zimmer "in a few weeks." Players will take the field Tuesday for the first of 13 scheduled offseason practices, including the three-day mandatory minicamp that runs June 13-15. "We all agree Mike's health is the priority, and we believe rest and recovery are in his best interest for the long term," Spielman said. Zimmer

  • NFL should readopt sudden death overtime instead of reducing it five minutes
    USA Today

    NFL should readopt sudden death overtime instead of reducing it five minutes

    CHICAGO — This isn't your father’s NFL. I get it. You can now watch contests on your phone. Players miss weeks while recovering from concussions (sometimes anyway). The crucial play might just be reversed with an instant replay review from the league's Manhattan nerve center. It’s the evolution of a brand and game. But here’s a suggestion for NFL owners as they gather for a quickie spring meeting Tuesday: Go back to true sudden death. Owners are expected to adopt another change to the overtime rule, which would reduce the extra period from 15 minutes to 10, while keeping the two-possession philosophy intact. The alteration is aimed at reducing players' exposure to injury. Well, fellas, since

  • 'What would Vikki do?' Hold a free football camp. So Mike Zimmer did.
    ESPN.com

    'What would Vikki do?' Hold a free football camp. So Mike Zimmer did.

    Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer Close Previously covered Vikings for St. Paul Pioneer Press Also covered Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Wild and Washington Nationals Twin Cities native and University of Minnesota graduate Follow on Twitter EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- As Mike Zimmer posed for pictures arm-in-arm with two of his three kids on Saturday -- his son Adam, who coaches the Minnesota Vikings' linebackers, and his daughter Corri, who runs the Mike Zimmer Foundation -- there was another person who seemed almost close enough to touch. Vikki Zimmer is never far from her family's minds. She was there when the Zimmers decided to make Mike's first football camp in Minnesota free for 350 kids. She was