Gophers' Cockran, Badgers' Stave among 10 signed by Vikings

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Former Gophers defensive end Theiren Cockran and former Wisconsin Badgers starting quarterback Joel Stave were among 10 undrafted free agents signed by the Vikings on Monday.

  • Keith Baxter - CB - Marshall
  • Kyle Carter - TE - Penn State
  • Theiren Cockran - DE - Minnesota
  • Jake Ganus - LB - Georgia
  • Marken Michel - WR - UMass-Amherst
  • Denzell Perine - DE - Florida International
  • Jhurell Pressley - RB - New Mexico
  • Eric Rawls - CB - Kentucky State
  • Brandon Ross - RB - Maryland
  • Joel Stave - QB - Wisconsin

There were reports over the weekend that linked Stave to the Vikings, according to FOX Sports. Stave is Wisconsin's all-time winningest quarterback and he threw for 7,635 yards and 48 touchdowns.

In fact, most of the names on the list were leaked over the weekend as free-agent signings to the Vikings.

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