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• Named to 2018 Pro Bowl, his 4th consecutive Pro Bowl berth.
• The 2nd-highest-drafted LB by Vikings, behind Hall of Famer Chris Doleman at #4 in 1985, who later moved to DE. Also the 1st draft pick made under Head Coach Mike Zimmer.
• Notched the 1st game-winning FR-TD in OT in club history at Tampa Bay (10/26/14), forcing, recovering and returning the fumble 27 yards for the score on the 1st play from scrimmage of the OT period to earn NFC Defensive Player of the Week.
• Pro Bowl choice after the 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 seasons.
OFF THE FIELD
• Launched the Raise the Barr Foundation to benefit single mothers with college scholarships and provide financial support to gain their degrees in California and Minnesota.
• Active in supporting the Jeremiah Program in the Twin Cities, hosting a holiday party for families.
• College roommate of Vikings LB Eric Kendricks.
• Father, Tony Brooks, was a 4th-round draft pick (RB) by the Philadelphia Eagles in 1992 out of Notre Dame.
• Has 3 uncles who also played in the NFL.
• Majored in business.
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Anthony Barr Hosts Fashion Fundraiser for His Foundation
Vikings LB Anthony Barr hosted a fashion and football event for his foundation, Raise the Barr, to support single parents continuing their education.
Throwback: Anthony Barr's Arrival from the Draft
View throwback photos of Vikings LB Anthony Barr arriving to the team facility from 2014 after he was drafted.
Vikings Linebackers Visit Real Madrid C.F.
Vikings linebackers Anthony Barr, Eric Kendricks and Eric Wilson visited Real Madrid C.F. at Santiago Bernabéu Stadium.
Vikings All-Decade Team Candidates: Linebackers
View images of the Vikings All-Decade Team linebackers.
2019 Season in Photos: Vikings LB Anthony Barr
View the top photos of Vikings LB Anthony Barr from the 2019 season.
Anthony Barr Hosts Raise the Barr Holiday Party
Vikings LB Anthony Barr hosted his foundation's Raise the Barr holiday party where he gave gifts to 39 moms and 50 kids. He also provided a meal of pizza, treats, footballs and Build-A-Bears.
Anthony Barr Hosts Raise the Barr Event at TCO Performance Center
Vikings LB Anthony Barr hosted an event for his Raise the Barr Foundation at TCO Performance Center that supports single-parent households.
Behind-the-Scenes: Barr and Kendricks Yearbook Photo Shoot
Check out behind the scenes photos and more from Anthony Barr and Eric Kendricks' photo shoot for the cover of the 2019 Vikings Yearbook. Order your copy today by clicking HERE.
Behind-the-Scenes Photos: Anthony Barr and Shamar Stephen Re-Sign with Vikings
Vikings LB Anthony Barr and DT Shamar Stephen met with the media after signing their new contracts with the team.
Photos: Vikings LB Anthony Barr
Take a look at photos of Vikings LB Anthony Barr from the 2018 season. As the first player drafted under head coach Mike Zimmer, Barr has been named to the Pro Bowl in each of the last four seasons.
Vikings Compete in Pro Bowl Game
Four Vikings players took part in the Pro Bowl game hosted in Orlando, Fla.
Vikings Take Part in Wednesday's Pro Bowl Practice
Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen, linebacker Anthony Barr, defensive end Danielle Hunter and safety Harrison Smith took part in Wednesday's Pro Bowl practice from Orlando, Florida.