NFL defensive tackle who was selected in the first round of the 2003 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings. He was named to the Pro Bowl five years in a row from 2006 to 2010.
He attended Oklahoma State University, where he started 42 games and played in the 2002 Houston Bowl, the team's second appearance at a bowl game in 14 years.
In his 11 years with the Vikings, he compiled 463 tackles and 60 sacks while forcing 7 fumbles.
He married Tasha, a Louisiana Tech basketball player, in June, 2005. He has a daughter named Mya and a son named Kevin II.
He played with Randy Moss on the Vikings for two seasons before Moss was traded to the Raiders.