Minnesota Vikings

Vikings' German rookie wants to be the 'Dirk Nowitzki of the NFL'
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The Minnesota Vikings took a flier in the sixth round by drafting the super-athletic wide receiver from Germany, Moritz Boehringer. In doing so, he became the first player drafted out of Europe in NFL history. On Monday, the rookie wasted no time …

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Minnesota Vikings Sign German WR Moritz Boehringer
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Moritz Boehringer is learning that life moves quickly in America. The Minnesota Vikings' newest wide receiver was drafted in the sixth round on Saturday, fielded questions from reporters on Sunday, and found himself at Winter Park on Monday. There, he …

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Vikings undrafted rookies include Cockran, Stave
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed 10 undrafted free agents, including two area prospects: Minnesota defensive end Theiren Cockran and Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave. The deals were finalized Monday with Cockran, …

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Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Floyd, Rhodes
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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings announced Monday that they've exercised fifth-year contract options on defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd and cornerback Xavier Rhodes. With the moves, both players are under contract and team control …

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Football: Pressley joins Vikings as undrafted free agent
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When the back's number was called, he averaged 6.9 yards per carry. The Vikings' depth chart currently only consists of three backs, with Adrian Peterson still leading the charge. Minnesota also has veteran Matt Asiata as well as newcomer Jerick …

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Penn State TE Kyle Carter Signs Contract with Minnesota Vikings
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Penn State tight end Kyle Carter went undrafted in the 2016 NFL Draft, but it didn't take long for him to find a team that was interested in his services. After the draft concluded Saturday, Carter was signed as a priority free agent by the Minnesota …

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Vikings make history with selection of receiver at NFL draft
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"I just started learning the game by playing," Boehringer said on a conference call with Minnesota reporters. "The first year was really difficult, because I didn't really have an idea of what I was doing." He was clearly a quick learner. Boehringer …

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Minnesota Vikings Draft Moritz Boehringer, Who Is First Player Taken Straight …
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Boehringer was introduced to American football in 2012 when he saw clips of Adrian Peterson doing what Adrian Peterson does best on YouTube, and immediately became a die-hard fan of the Minnesota Vikings. Needless to say, Saturday was a dream …

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Vikings Become First Team To Draft Player From Europe
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have made German wide receiver Moritz Boehringer the first player drafted straight into the NFL from Europe. The Vikings took the 22-year-old Boehringer in the sixth round Saturday with the 180th …

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Minnesota Vikings make David Morgan II first NFL Draft pick in program history
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CHICAGO, Ill. — The Minnesota Vikings helped David Morgan II make UTSA history yet again on Saturday when they selected the tight end with the 13th pick in the sixth round (No. 188 overall) during this weekend's National Football League Draft.

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Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 3 Predictions
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On Day 2, the Vikings snagged a talented, confident cornerback in Alexander to fill the team's long-term need at the position. In the following slides, we'll look at the draft's third day for Minnesota, creating one final big board and mock draft for …

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