NFL

Vikings sign 3 more draft picks

Share This Story

   
 

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP)

The Minnesota Vikings have signed three more draft picks, including punter Jeff Locke of UCLA.

The Vikings announced the signings on Wednesday. Locke was taken in the fifth round to replace longtime punter Chris Kluwe, who was released last week.

The team also signed sixth-round draft choice Jeff Baca, a guard from UCLA, and seventh-rounder Travis Bond, a guard from North Carolina.

The Vikings have signed six draft picks in the last two days, but the biggest deals are still to come. The last three players to sign from this year's class are all first-round picks.

They drafted Florida defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, Florida State cornerback Xavier Rhodes and Tennesee receiver Cordarrelle Patterson.

Tagged: Vikings

Related Stories

Member Comments

Please note by clicking on "Post comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be Polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator.

powered by


NFL Videos

NFL Roundtable: Cleveland Browns Posted: Jul 10, 2014
Taking a look at the Cleveland Browns heading into new season and all talk is ce...

NFL Roundtable: Dallas Cowboys Posted: Jul 09, 2014
No strangers to making moves...and headlines...have the Cowboys put themselves i...

Steelers getting younger, ready to take AFC North Posted: Jul 08, 2014
Kirk Morrison on the Steelers' chances in the AFC North.