Coming off a dismal 3-13 season, Vikings brass head into the NFL draft season with little margin for error. The preparations continue this week as the annual NFL scouting combine begins in Indianapolis.
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NFL Combine: 4 receivers that should be on Vikings' radar
The NFL Combine kicks off on Thursday and runs through the middle part of next week. NFL coaches and general managers will be in attendance watching players work out. Dan Wiederer of the Star Tribune writes that the Vikings should keep a close eye on Justin Blackmon and three other highly ranked receivers.
Floyd helps his draft position with a speedy 40-yard dash at NFL Combine
Wide receivers were among the players running through drills at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis on Sunday. 16 receivers sped through the 40-yard dash at 4.45 seconds or fewer. Minnesota native and Notre Dame star Michael Floyd ran his 40-yard dash in an impressive, 4.47 seconds.
Vikings focus on 2012 NFL draft
The Vikings are set to pick third in April's NFL draft. The Indianapolis Colts and St. Louis Rams pick before Minnesota. Cleveland and Tampa Bay will follow the Vikings. Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck is considered an overall top prospect. The Vikings (3-13) finished their miserable season Sunday, matching their worst record in franchise history.
The Vikings' potential non-QB targets shined at the NFL Combine
The Vikings have been connected to pass rushers and cornerbacks and they made a strong impression at the NFL Combine.
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