The Vikings grabbed the Notre Dame cornerback with the 139th overall selection. Minnesota traded their other 5th round pick to the Detroit Lions for a 4th round draft choice in 2013.
Campsites closed at Voyageurs National Park due to 'historic' water levels
All backcountry trails and campsites are closed, as well as many frontcountry sites.
Lawmakers reach agreement on tax cuts ahead of session's end
Lawmakers announced they had reached a deal on a tax bill Saturday ahead of the looming session deadline.
Victims of daytime drive-by shooting in Robbinsdale identified
The two men died after a hail of bullets struck a vehicle.
Source of 'loud explosion' in Brooklyn Park a mystery
The noise was investigated by police, but no source could be determined.
COVID: All Americans over 50 advised to get a second booster
Cases, hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise again as new COVID variants emerge.
2 Minnesotans inducted into White Castle's Hall of Fame
White Castle — it's what a man in Minneapolis and another in Woodbury, crave.
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis
The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.
Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise
“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.
Vikings select Blair Walsh in 6th round of NFL draft
The Vikings picked up the Georgia kicker with their only draft choice in the 6th round. Walsh made 21 of 35 field goals last season for the Bulldogs.
Vikings use seventh-round to draft Audie Cole and Trevor Guyton
The Vikings wrapped up their 2012 draft by selecting North Carolina State linebacker Audie Cole and California defensive end Trevor Guyton. Minnesota traded their third pick in the final round to the Tennessee Titans for a sixth-round pick in 2013.
Vikings take Jarius Wright, Rhett Ellison and Greg Childs in 4th round of draft
The Minnesota Vikings grabbed Arkansas receiver Jarius Wright with their first pick in the fourth round. They also picked up Southern Cal tight end Rhett Ellison and Arkansas receiver Greg Childs with their second and third selections in the fourth-round of the NFL draft Saturday.
Robert Griffin III entering NFL Draft
Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III is going pro. The dual-threat quarterback from Baylor is expected to be drafted within the first six picks of the draft. The Vikings hold the No. 3 pick in the draft, but are believed to be satisfied with Christian Ponder and Joe Webb at quarterback.
Which wide receivers will be available to Vikings in the second round?
If the Vikings don't take a wide receiver in the first round of the NFL Draft, they might use their second round selection on one. Georgia Tech's Stephen Hill, LSU's Rueben Randle and Wisconsin's Nick Toon could be on the board.
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