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Linval Joseph

DT

#98

Experience: 9 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 30

Weight: 329 lbs

College: East Carolina

2018 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    16
  • SCK
    1
  • FF
    1
  • INT

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT Total Comb AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
6 Cardinals W 27 - 17 2 3 1 0 0 0
5 @Eagles W 23 - 21 4 5 1 1 0 0 0 1
4 @Rams L 31 - 38 0 3 3 0 0 0
3 Bills L 6 - 27 2 5 3 0 0 0
2 @Packers T 29 - 29 4 4 0 0 0 0
1 49ers W 24 - 16 4 4 0 0 0 1

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASON TEAM G GS Total Comb AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
2010 New York Giants 6 0 6 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 New York Giants 16 15 34 49 15 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 New York Giants 16 16 33 59 26 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
2013 New York Giants 15 15 33 59 26 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 28 47 19 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 12 12 42 56 14 0.5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 37 77 40 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 40 68 28 3.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2018 Minnesota Vikings 6 6 16 24 8 1 0 0 1 1
TOTAL 119 112 269 447 178 21 0 6 0 0 NaN 0 0 7 5

Biography

2017

GP/GS Career GP/GS Playoffs GP/GS

16/16 113/106 (53/46-NYG,60/60-MIN) 7/7(4/4-NYG,3/3-MIN)

• Veteran DT earned Super Bowl XLVI title as a starter with NY Giants in win over New England to cap the 2011 season.  

• Was born in the U.S. Virgin Islands and moved with his family to Florida when he was 10 years old. 

OFF THE FIELD

Born in the U.S. Virgin Islands and moved to the U.S. at age 10, settling with his family in Florida...Has a daughter, Elani...Visited Iceland during the 2017 offseason with teammates DE Danielle Hunter and TE Kyle Rudolph as a part of the team’s Viking Heritage trip...Active with Open Door Ministry in his home town of Gainesville, FL...Majored in communications at ECU...Has a Maltese-Yorkie cross named Lucky...Was a state-champion weight lifter as a junior in high school...Had his #76 retired at Santa Fe HS during the 2015 offseason.

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