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Vikings Draft Countdown: 92 days - DT John Jenkins

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We’re 92 days away from the 2013 NFL Draft and the Minnesota Vikings own the 23rd pick in the first round. Who will they take?

Let’s speculate. The player we’re interested in today is Georgia defensive tackle John Jenkins.

FOXSports.com's Peter Schrager has the Vikings taking Jenkins in his latest mock draft.

"I’m a big fan of Jenkins, the highly touted Juco transfer who became Georgia’s 3-4 defensive cog in the middle in 2012," Schrager writes. "Huge, fairly nimble and full of potential, he may work better in a 3-4 than Minnesota’s 4-3. Either scheme works, though. Jenkins can’t play every down, but — think Terrence Cody in Baltimore — when he’s on the field, he can make a difference."

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