Vikings Have Deals For 15 Undrafted Free Agents
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have finalized contracts with 15 undrafted college free agents.
The team announced Tuesday the following signings: Iowa guard Conor Boffeli, Mississippi tackle Pierce Burton, Northwestern wide receiver Kain Colter, Villanova defensive end Rakim Cox, Florida International defensive tackle Isame Faciane, Ohio wide receiver Donte Foster, Belhaven tackle Matt Hall, Toledo center Zac Kerin, Tennessee State tight end A.C. Leonard, Eastern Illinois wide receiver Erik Lora, Missouri Western quarterback Travis Partridge, Tennessee tackle Antonio Richardson, Northwestern defensive end Tyler Scott, Virginia defensive end Jake Snyder and Wagner running back Dominique Williams.
To make room on the roster, the Vikings released linebackers Simoni Lawrence and Terrell Manning, running back Bradley Randle and guard Josh Samuda.
Mary lineman invited to Vikings rookie minicamp
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Former University of Mary standout defensive lineman John Oyloe is getting a shot at the NFL.
The North Dakota school says Oyloe has been invited to the Minnesota Vikings rookie minicamp later this week, where he'll have a chance to earn a free agent contract.
The 6-foot-5, 260-pound Oyloe is a native of Williston. He was a three-time All-Northern Sun player for the Marauders. He is Mary's all-time leader in tackles for loss, with 41, and is second in career sacks, with 27.5.