Vikings Draft History

Use the table below to jump to a decade of Vikings draft history:

1961 to 1969

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    1961 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. TOMMY MASON (1st overall), RB, Tulane

    2. RIP HAWKINS (15), LB, North Carolina

    3. FRAN TARKENTON (29), QB, Georgia

    4. CHUCK LAMSON (43), DB, Wyoming

    5. ED SHAROCKMAN (57), DB, Pittsburgh

    6. GERALD BURCH (71), WR, Georgia

    7. ALLEN FERRIE (85), WR, Wagner

    8. PAUL LINDQUIST (99), T, New Hampshire

    9. DAN SHEEHAN (113), T, Tennessee-Chattanooga

    10. DOUG MAYBERRY (127), RB, Utah

    11. JERRY MAYS (141), T, SMU

    12. STEVE STONEBREAKER (155), LB, Detroit

    13. RAYMOND HAYES (169), RB, Central Oklahoma

    14. KEN PETERSON (183), T, Utah

    15. MIKE MERCER (197), K, Arizona State

    16. TED KARPOWICZ (211), RB, Detroit

    17. WILLIE JONES (225), RB, Purdue

    18. BOB VOIGHT (239), T, Los Angeles State

    19. BILL HILL (253), RB, Presbyterian

    20. MIKE McFARLAND (267), QB, Western Illinois

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    1962 Vikings Draft Picks

    3. BILL MILLER (30), WR, Miami

    4. ROY WINSTON (45), LB, LSU

    6. LARRY BOWIE (73), G, Purdue

    8. PAUL WHITE (101), RB, Buffalo

    9. MARSHALL SHIRK (114), T, UCLA

    12. GARY FALLON (157), RB, Syracuse

    13. ROGER VAN CLEEF (170), T, SW Oklahoma

    14. PAT RUSS (185), T, Purdue

    15. LARRY GUILFORD (198), RB, Pacific

    16. JOHN CONTOULIS (213), T, Connecticut

    17. RON STALEY (226), WR, Wisconsin

    18. JUNIOR HAWTHORNE (241), T, Kentucky

    19. TOMMY MINTER (254), RB, Baylor

    20. TERRY CAGAANEN (269), RB, Utah State

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    1963 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. JIM DUNAWAY (3), DT, Mississippi State

    2. BOBBY BELL (16), LB, Minnesota

    3. RAY POAGE (31), WR, Texas

    4. PAUL FLATLEY (44), WR, Northwestern

    5. GARY KALTENBACH (59), G, Pittsburgh

    8. JIM O’MAHONEY (100), LB, Miami

    9. BOB HOOVER (115), RB, Florida

    10. TERRY KOSENS (128), RB, Hofstra

    11. JOHN CAMPBELL (143), LB, Minnesota

    12. JOHN SKLOPAN (156), RB, Southern Mississippi

    13. DAVE O’BRIEN (171), G, Boston College

    14. RALPH FERRISI (184), RB, Southern Connecticut STate

    15. JOHN MURIO (199), WR, Whitworth

    16. REX MIRICH (212), T, Arizona State-Flagstaff

    17. TOM MUNSEY (227), RB, Concordia

    18. TOM McINTYRE (240), T, St. John’s

    19. FRANK HORVATH (255), RB, Youngstown

    20. MAILON KENT (268), QB, Auburn

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    1964 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. CARL ELLER (6), DE, Minnesota

    2. HAL BEDSOLE (19), TE, USC

    3. GEORGE ROSE (34), DB, Auburn

    4. TOM KEATING (53), T, Michigan

    5. JOHN KIRBY (62), LB, Nebraska

    6. BOB LACEY (75), WR, North Carolina

    7. WES BRYANT (90), T, Arkansas

    8. BILL McWATTERS (103), RB, North Texas State

    9. DARRELL LESTER (118), RB, McNeese

    11. H.O. ESTES (146), G, East Central Oklahoma

    12. WALTER SANDS (159), WR, Texas

    13. RUSS VOLLMER (174), DB, Memphis State

    14. TOM MICHEL (187), RB, East Carolina

    15. MONTE KIFFIN (202), T, Nebraska

    16. CARLTON OATES (215), DE, Florida A&M

    17. JERRY McCLURG (230), DE, Colorado

    18. CARL ROBINSON (243), DT, Prairie View

    19. DICK SCHOTT (258), DE, Louisville

    20. MILT SUNDE (271), G, Minnesota

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    1965 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. JACK SNOW (8), WR, Notre Dame

    2. ARCHIE SUTTON (15), T, Illinois

    2. LANCE RENTZEL (23), RB, Oklahoma

    4. JIM WHALEN (51), WR, Boston College

    4. JIM HARRIS (55), DT, Utah State

    6. JIM GRISHAM (79), RB, Oklahoma

    8. JOHN HANKINSON (100), QB, Minnesota

    8. JEFF JORDAN (107), DB, Tulsa

    9. FRANK McCLENDON (120), DT, Alabama

    10. JERRY SCHWEIGER (135), T, Superior State

    11. JOHN THOMAS (148), WR, USC

    12. MIKE TILLEMAN (163), DT, Montana

    13. DAVE OSBORN (176), RB, North Dakota

    14. MAX LEETZOW (191), DE, Idaho

    15. PHIL MORGAN (204), RB, East Tennessee

    16. PAUL LABINSKI (219), DT, St. John’s

    17. VERAN SMITH (232), LB, Utah State

    18. RICHARD KOTITE (247), WR, Wagner

    19. ELLIS JOHNSON (260), RB, SE Louisiana

    20. COSMO IACAVAZZI (275), RB, Princeton

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    1966 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. JERRY SHAY (7), DT, Purdue

    2. JIM LINDSEY (27), RB, Arkansas

    3. DON HANSEN (42), LB, Illinois

    4. RON ACKS (57), DB, Illinois

    5. DOUG DAVIS (72), T, Kentucky

    5. BOB HALL (76), DB, Brown

    6. WIBER AYLOR (83), T, S.W. Texas State

    7. BOB MEERS (106), WR, Massachusetts

    9. RON GREEN (134), WR, North Dakota

    11. STAN QUINTANA (162), DB, New Mexico

    12. BOB PETRELLA (181), DB, Tennessee

    13. LARRY MARTIN (195), T, San Diego State

    14. HOWARD TWILLEY (209), WR, Tulsa

    15. HUGH WRIGHT (223), RB, Adams State

    16. JIM WILLIAMS (237), DB, Arkansas

    17. MONROE BEARD (256), WR, Virginia Union

    18. DALE GRECO (270), T, Illinois

    19. JESSE STOKES (284), DB, Corpus Christi

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    1967 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. CLINTON JONES (2), RB, Michigan State

    1. GENE WASHINGTON (8), WR, Michigan State

    1. ALAN PAGE (15), DT, Notre Dame

    2. BOB GRIM (28), WR, Oregon State

    3. EARL DENNY (61), RB, Missouri

    4. ALVIN COLEMAN (87), DB, Tennessee A&I

    5. KEN LAST (115), WR, Minnesota

    7. BOBBY BRYANT (167), DB, South Carolina

    8. JOHN BEASLEY (197), TE, California

    9. BILL MORRIS (219), G, Holy Cross

    10. PETE TATMAN (244), RB, Nebraska

    11. BOB TRYGSTAD (271), DT, Washington State

    12. FRED CREMER (296), DT, St. John’s

    13. CHARLES HARDT (323), DB, Tulsa

    14. JIM HARGROVE (348), LB, Howard Payne

    15. JAMES SHEA (375), DB, E. New Mexico

    16. GENE BEARD (400), DB, Virginia Union

    17. DICK WAGONER (427), DB, Bowling Green

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    1968 Vikings Draft Picks

    1. RON YARY (1), T, USC

    2. CHARLIE WEST (33), DB, Texas-El Paso

    3. MIKE McGILL (76), LB, Notre Dame

    4. MIKE FREEMAN (89), DB, Fresno State

    6. BOB GOODRIDGE (144), WR, Vanderbilt

    7. OSCAR REED (167), RB, Colorado State

    7. LENNY SNOW (171), RB, Georgia Tech

    8. HANK URBANOWICZ (198), DT, Miami

    9. MIKE DONOHUE (225), TE, San Francisco

    10. TOM SAKAL (250), DB, Minnesota

    11. BILL HAAS (279), WR, Omaha

    12. HOWIE SMALL (308), C, Rhode Island

    13. DICK WHERRY (333), WR, Northern State

    14. DON EVANS (360), T, Arkansas AM&N

    15. JIM HAYNIE (387), QB, West Chester State

    16. LARRY KUHARICH (414), DB, Boston College

    17. BOB LEE (441), QB, Pacific

    17. BILL HULL (445), G

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    1969 Vikings Draft Picks

    2. ED WHITE (39), G, California

    2. VOLLY MURPHY (43), WR, Texas-El Paso

    4. MIKE McCAFFREY (95), LB, California

    5. JIM BARNES (106), G, Arkansas

    5. MIKE O’SHEA (112), WR, Utah State

    5. CORNY DAVIS (121), RB, Kansas State

    6. MARION BATES (148), DB, Tex. Southern

    8. HARRISON WOOD (199), WR, Washington

    9. TOM FINK (225), G, Minnesota

    10. TOM McCAULEY (253), WR, Wisconsin

    11. BRIAN DOWLING (277), QB, Yale

    12. NOEL JENKE (303), LB, Minnesota

    13. JIM MOYLAN (329), DT, Texas Tech

    14. TOMMY HEAD (355), C, S.W. Texas State

    15. EUGENE MOSLEY (381), TE, Jackson State

    17. WENDELL HOUSLEY (433), DB, Texas A&M

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    1970 to 1979

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      1970 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. JOHN WARD (25), T, Oklahoma State

      2. BILL CAPPLEMAN (51), QB, Florida State

      3. CHUCK BURGOON (77), LB, North Park

      5. GREG JONES (129), RB, UCLA

      7. HAP FARBER (181), LB, Mississippi

      8. MIKE CARROLL (206), G, Missouri

      9. GEORGE MORROW (233), DE, Mississippi

      10. STU VOIGT (260), TE, Wisconsin

      11. GODFREY ZAUNBRECHER (286), C, LSU

      12. JAMES HOLLAND (311), DB, Jackson State

      13. ROBERT PEARCE (337), DB, Stephen F. Austin

      14. TOM SPINKS (363), WR, Louisiana Tech

      15. BENNIE FRANCIS (388), DE, Chadron

      16. BRUCE CERONE (417), WR, Emporia State

      17. BRIAN HEALY (441), DB, Michigan

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      1971 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. LEO HAYDEN (24), RB, Ohio State

      3. EDDIE HACKETT (76), WR, Alcorn A&M

      4. VINCE CLEMENTS (102), RB, Connecticut

      7. GENE MACK (180), LB, Texas-El Paso

      8. JOHN FARLEY (208), DE, J.C. Smith

      9. TIM SULLIVAN (232), RB, Iowa

      10. CHRIS MORRIS (258), G, Indiana

      11. MIKE WALKER (284), LB, Tulane

      12. REGGIE HOLMES (310), DB, Stout State

      13. BENNY FRY (336), C, Houston

      14. JIM GALLAGHER (362), LB, Yale

      15. JEFF WRIGHT (388), DB, Minnesota

      16. GREG EDMONDS (413), WR, Penn State

      17. KEN DUNCAN (439), P, Tulsa

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      1972 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. JEFF SIEMON (10), LB, Stanford

      2. ED MARINARO (50), RB, Cornell

      3. BART BUETOW (59), T, Minnesota

      6. AMOS MARTIN (154), LB, Louisville

      7. BILL SLATER (181), DE, Western Michigan

      8. CALVIN DEMERY (206), WR, Arizona State

      9. CHARLES GOODRUM (232), G, Florida A&M

      10. WILLIE ALDRIDGE (258), RB, Soouth Carolina State

      11. WILLIE McKELTON (284), DB, Southern

      12. BOB BANAUGH (310), DB, Montana State

      13. FRANKLIN ROBERTS (336), RB, Alcorn A&M

      14. MARV OWENS (361), RB, San Diego State

      15. MIKE SIVERT (388), G, East Tennessee State

      16. NEIL GRAFF (414), QB, Wisconsin

      17. DICK SCHMALZ (440), WR, Auburn

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      1973 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. CHUCK FOREMAN (12), RB, Miami

      2. JACKIE WALLACE (34), DB, Arizona

      3. JIM LASH (65), WR, Northwestern

      4. MIKE WELLS (80), QB, Illinois

      5. BRENT McCLANAHAN (118), RB, Arizona State

      6. DOUG KINGSRITER (139), TE, Minnesota

      6. FRED ABBOTT (143), LB, Florida

      7. JOSH BROWN (168), RB, S.W. Texas State

      8. CRAIG DARLING (196), T, Iowa

      9. LARRY DIBBLES (221), DE, New Mexico

      10. RANDY LEE (236), P, Tulane

      10. DAVE MASON (246), DB, Nebraska

      11. GEARY MURDOCK (274), T, Iowa State

      12. ALAN SPENCER (299), WR, Pittsburg State

      13. RON JUST (324), G, Minot State

      14. EDDIE BISHOP (352), DB, Southern

      15. TONY CHANDLER (377), RB, Missouri Valley

      16. LARRY SMILEY (402), DE, Texas Southern

      17. DAVE WINFIELD (429), TE, Minnesota

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      1974 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. FRED McNEILL (17), LB, UCLA

      1. STEVE RILEY (25), T, USC

      2. JOHN HOLLAND (29), WR, Tennessee State

      2. MATT BLAIR (51), LB, Iowa State

      3. STEVE CRAIG (64), TE, Northwestern

      3. SCOTT ANDERSON (77), C, Missouri

      4. MIKE TOWNSEND (86), DB, Notre Dame

      5. JAMES FERGUSON (120), DB, Stanford

      6. MARK KELLAR (155), RB, Northern Illinois

      7. FRED TABRON (181), RB, S.W. Missouri

      8. BERL SIMMONS (207), K, TCU

      9. SAM McCULLUM (232), WR, Montana State

      10. BARRY REED (259), RB, Peru State

      11. DAVID BOONE (285), DE, Eastern Michigan

      12 RANDY POLTL (311), DB, Stanford

      13. GARY KELLER (337), DT, Utah

      14. ALAN DIXON (363), RB, Harding

      15. KURT WACHTLER (389), DT, St. John’s

      16. JOHN GOEBEL (415), RB, St. Thomas

      17. EARL GARRETT (441), DB, Boston State

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      1975 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. MARK MULLANEY (25), DE, Colorado State

      2. ART RILEY (52), DT, USC

      4. HAROLD HENSON (89), RB, Ohio St.

      4. BRUCE ADAMS (103), WR, Kansas

      5. ROBERT MILLER (129), RB, Kansas

      6. BUBBA BROUSSARD (155), LB, Houston

      7. HENRY GREENE (181), RB, Southern

      8. JOE HOLLIMON (207), DB, Arkansas State

      9. JOHN PASSANANTI (233), G, Western Illinois

      10. NEIL CLABO (258), P, Tennessee

      11. IKE SPENCER (285), RB, Utah

      12. AUTRY BEAMON (311), DB, East Texas State

      13. MIKE HURD (336), WR, Michigan State

      14. MIKE STRICKLAND (363), RB, E. Michigan

      15. OLLIE BAKKEN (388), LB, Minnesota

      16. TOM GOEDJEN (414), K, Iowa State

      17. ADOLPH BELLIZEARE (441), RB, Penn State

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      1976 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. JAMES WHITE (25), DT, Oklahoma State

      2. SAMMY WHITE (54), WR, Grambling

      3. WES HAMLITON (85), G, Tulsa

      4. LEONARD WILLIS (118), WR, Ohio State

      5. STEVE WAGNER (133), DB, Wisconsin

      5. KEITH BARNETTE (150), RB, Boston College

      6. TERRY EGERDAHL (180), WR/DB, Minnesota-Duluth

      7. LARRY BRUNE (206), DB, Rice

      9. ISAAC HAGINS (262), WR/RS, Southern

      10. BILL SALMON (289), QB, Northern Iowa

      11. STEVE KRACHER (318), RB, Montana State

      12. ROBERT SPARKS (345), DB, San Francisco State

      13. GARY PAULSON (372), DE, Colorado State

      14. JEFF STAPLETON (401), T, Purdue

      15. RON GROCE (428), RB, Macalester

      16. RANDY HICKEL (457), DB, Montana State

      17. DICK LUKOWSKI (484), DT, West Virginia

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      1977 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. TOMMY KRAMER (27), QB, Rice

      2. DENNIS SWILLEY (55), G, Texas A&M

      3. TOM HANNON (83), S, Michigan State

      5. KEN MOORE (138), TE, Northern Illinois

      8. CLINT STROZIER (222), S, USC

      9. SCOTT STUDWELL (250), LB, Illinois

      10. DAN BEAVER (278), K, Illinois

      11. KEITH HERTWIG (306), WR, Arizona

      12. JIM KELLEHER (335), RB, Colorado

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      1978 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. RANDY HOLLOWAY (21), DE, Pittsburgh

      2. JOHN TURNER (48), CB, Miami

      3. WHIP WALTON (75), LB, San Diego State

      4. JIM HOUGH (100), C, Utah State

      8. MIKE WOOD (204), K, SE Missouri

      9. MIKE DEUTSCH (240), P, Colorado State

      10. HUGHIE SHAW (272), RB, Texas A&I

      11. RON HARRIS (299), RB, Colorado State

      12. JEFF MORROW (326), T, Minnesota

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      1979 Vikings Draft Picks

      1. TED BROWN (16), RB, North Carolina State

      2. DAVE HUFFMAN (43), C, Notre Dame

      4. STEVE DILS (97), QB, Stanford

      5. JERRY METER (129), LB, Michigan

      6. JOE SENSER (152), TE, West Chester St.

      7. BOB WINKEL (181), DT, Kentucky

      9. BILLY DIGGS (236), WR, Winston-Salem

      11. BRIAN NELSON (291), WR, Texas Tech

      12. DAVID STEPHENS (317), LB, Kentucky

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      1980 to 1989

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        1980 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. DOUG MARTIN (9), DT, Washington

        2. WILLIE TEAL (30), CB, LSU

        3. BRENT BOYD (68), G/C, UCLA

        4. DENNIS JOHNSON (92), LB, USC

        5. DOUG PASCHAL (121), RB, North Carolina

        5. PAUL JONES (122), RB, California

        6. RAY YAKAVONIS (148), DE, East Stroudsburg State

        7. HENRY JOHNSON (174), LB, Georgia Tech

        9. DENNIS MOSLEY (232), RB/WR, Iowa

        10. KEN BROWN (258), WR/RS, Nebraska

        11. SAM HARRELL (288), RB, East Carolina

        12. THOMAS LANE (315), S, Florida A&M

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        1981 Vikings Draft Picks

        2. MARDYE McDOLE (39), WR, Mississippi

        2. ROBIN SENDLEIN (45), LB, Texas

        2. JARVIS REDWINE (52), RB, Nebraska

        3. TIM IRWIN (74), T, Tennessee

        4. JOHN SWAIN (101), DB, Miami (Fla.)

        5. WENDELL RAY (123), DE, Missouri

        7. DON SHAVER (184), RB, Kutztown State

        8. WADE WILSON (210), QB/P, East Texas State

        10. JAMES MURPHY (266), WR, Utah State

        11. WILLIAM STEPHANOS (293), T, Boston College

        12. BRIAN WILLIAMS (320), TE, Southern

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        1982 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. DARRIN NELSON (7), RB, Stanford

        2. TERRY TAUSCH (39), T, Texas

        4. JIM FAHNHORST (92), LB, Minnesota

        6. GREG STORR (147), LB, Boston College

        7. STEVE JORDAN (179), TE, Brown

        8. KIRK HARMON (206), LB, Pacific

        9. BRYAN HOWARD (233), S, Tennessee State

        10. GERALD LUCEAR (260), WR, Temple

        11. CURTIS ROUSE (286), G, Chattanooga

        12. HOBSON MILNER (318), RB, Cincinnati

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        1983 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. JOEY BROWNER (19), DB, USC

        3. WALKER LEE ASHLEY (73), LB, Penn State

        4. MARK RUSH (100), RB, Miami (Fla.)

        5. MARK STEWART (127), LB, Washington

        6. MIKE JONES (159), WR, Tennessee State

        7. CARL LEE (186), DB, Marshall

        8. NORRIS BROWN (213), TE, Georgia

        9. ROD ACHTER (239), WR, Toledo

        10. MELVIN BROWN (255), DB, Mississippi

        10. WALTER TATE (266), C, Tennessee Stte

        11. BRIAN BUTCHER (298), G, Clemson

        12. MAURICE TURNER (325), RB, Utah State

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        1984 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. KEITH MILLARD (13), DE, Washington St.

        3. ALFRED ANDERSON (67), RB, Baylor

        5. ALLEN RICE (140), RB, Baylor

        6. DWIGHT COLLINS (154), WR, Pittsburgh

        7. JOHN HAINES (180), DT, Texas

        7. LOYD LEWIS (196), G, Texas A & I

        8. PAUL SVERCHECK (208), DT, Cal Poly-SLO

        9. KEITH KIDD (235), WR, Arkansas

        10. JAMES SPENCER (268), LB, Oklahoma State

        11. EDGAR PICKETT (295), LB, Clemson

        11. LAWRENCE THOMPSON (308), WR, Miami (Fla.)

        12. MIKE A. JONES (321), RB, No. Carolina A&T

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        1985 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. CHRIS DOLEMAN (4), LB, Pittsburgh

        2. ISSIAC HOLT (30), CB, Alcorn State

        3. KIRK LOWDERMILK (59), C, Ohio State

        3. TIM MEAMBER (60), LB, Washington

        3. TIM LONG (66), T, Memphis State

        4. GEORGE “BUSTER” RHYMES (85), WR, Oklahoma

        4. KYLE MORRELL (106), S, BYU

        5. MARK MacDONALD (115), G, Boston College

        6. STEVE BONO (142), QB, UCLA

        6. TIM NEWTON (164), NT, Florida

        8. NIKITA BLAIR (198), LB, Texas-El Paso

        9. JAIME COVINGTON (227), RB, Syracuse

        10. JUAN JOHNSON (254), WR, Langston

        11. TIM WILLIAMS (283), DB, North Carolina A&T

        12. BYRON JONES (310), DT, Tulsa

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        1986 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. GERALD ROBINSON (14), DE, Auburn

        4. JOE PHILLIPS (93), DT, SMU

        5. HASSAN JONES (120), WR, Florida State

        6. THOMAS ROOKS (147), RB, Illinois

        7. CARL HILTON (179), TE, Houston

        8. GARY SCHIPPANG (206), T, West Chester State

        9. MIKE SLATON (232), DB, South Dakota

        10. JOE CORMIER (259), TE/WR, USC

        11. JOHN ARMSTRONG (286), WR, Richmond

        12. JESSE SOLOMON (318), LB, Florida State

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        1987 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. D.J. DOZIER (14), RB, Penn State

        2. RAY BERRY (44), LB, Baylor

        3. HENRY THOMAS (72), NT, LSU

        4. REGGIE RUTLAND (100), S, Georgia Tech

        6. GREG RICHARDSON (156), WR/KR, Alabama

        8. RICK FENNEY (211), RB, Washington

        9. LEONARD JONES (239), S, Texas Tech

        10. ROBERT RILEY (267), T Indiana

        11. BRENT PEASE (295), QB, Montana

        12. KEITH WILLIAMS (323), DT, Florida

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        1988 Vikings Draft Picks

        1. RANDALL McDANIEL (19), G, Arizona St.

        2. BRAD EDWARDS (54), S, South Carolina

        3. AL NOGA (71), DT, Hawaii

        4. TODD KALIS (108), G, Arizona State

        5. DARRELL FULLINGTON (124), S, Miami

        6. DERRICK WHITE (164), CB, Oklahoma

        7. BRAD BECKMAN (183), TE, Nebraska-Omaha

        8. JOE CAIN (210), LB, Oregon Tech

        9. PAUL McGOWAN (237), LB, Florida State

        10. BRIAN HABIB (264), DT, Washington

        11. NORMAN FLOYD (296), S, South Carolina

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        1989 Vikings Draft Picks

        2. DAVID BRAXTON (52), LB, Wake Forest

        3. JOHN HUNTER (80), T, BYU

        4. DARRYL INGRAM (108), TE, California

        5. Ryan Bethea, WR, South Carolina (1988 Supplemental Draft)

        6. JEFF MICKEL (163), T, E. Washington

        7. BENJI ROLAND (191), NT, Auburn

        8. ALEX STEWART (219), DE, Cal. State- Fullerton

        11. BRAD BAXTER (303), RB, Alabama State

        12. SHAWN WOODSON (331), LB, James Madison

        12. EVERETT ROSS (335), WR/KR, Ohio State

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        1990 to 1999

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          1990 Vikings Draft Picks

          3. MIKE JONES (54), TE, Texas A&M

          3. MARION HOBBY (74), DE, Tennessee

          4. ALONZO HAMPTON (104), CB, Pittsburgh

          5. REGGIE THORNTON (116), WR, Bowling Green

          5. CEDRIC SMITH (131), RB Florida

          7. JOHN LEVELIS (188), LB, C.W. Post

          8. CRAIG SCHLICHTING (214), DE, Wyoming

          9. TERRY ALLEN (241), RB, Clemson

          10. PAT NEWMAN (249), WR, Utah State

          10. DONALD SMITH (271), CB, Liberty

          12. RON GOETZ (324), LB, Minnesota

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          1991 Vikings Draft Picks

          3. CARLOS JENKINS (65), LB, Michigan State

          3. JAKE REED (68), WR, Grambling

          4. RANDY BALDWIN (92), RB, Mississippi

          5. CHRIS THOME (119), C/G, Minnesota

          6. TODD SCOTT (163), S, SW Louisiana

          7. SCOTT REAGAN (179), DT, Humboldt

          7. TRIPP WELBORNE (180), S, Michigan

          8. REGGIE JOHNSON (206), DE, Arizona

          9. GERALD HUDSON (232), RB, Oklahoma State

          10. BRADY PIERCE (259), T, Wisconsin

          11. IVAN CAESAR (286), LB, Boston College

          12. DARREN HUGHES (313), WR, Carson-Newman

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          1992 Vikings Draft Picks

          2. ROBERT HARRIS (39), DE, Southern

          4. ROY BARKER (98), DT, North Carolina

          5. ED McDANIEL (125), LB, Clemson

          6. MIKE GADDIS (152), RB, Oklahoma

          7. DAVID WILSON (183), S, California

          8. LUKE FISHER (210), TE, East Carolina

          9. BRAD JOHNSON (227), QB, Florida State

          9. RONNIE WEST (237), WR, Pittsburg State

          10. BRAD CULPEPPER (264), DT, Florida

          11. CHARLES EVANS (295), RB, Clark

          12. JOE RANDOLPH (322), WR, Elon

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          1993 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. ROBERT SMITH (21), RB, Ohio State

          2. QADRY ISMAIL (52), WR, Syracuse

          3. JOHN GERAK (57), G, Penn State

          3. GILBERT BROWN (79), DT, Kansas

          4. ASHLEY SHEPPARD (106), LB, Clemson

          5. EVERETT LINDSAY (133), T, Mississippi

          7. GINO TORRETTA (192), QB, Miami

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          1994 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. DEWAYNE WASHINGTON (18), CB, North Carolina State

          1. TODD STEUSSIE (19), T, California

          2. DAVID PALMER (40), WR/RB, Alabama

          2. FERNANDO SMITH (55), DE, Jackson State

          4. MIKE WELLS (125), DT, Iowa

          5. SHELLY HAMMONDS (134), CB, Penn State

          6. ANDREW JORDAN (179), TE, Western Carolina

          7. PETE BERCICH (211), LB, Notre Dame

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          1995 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. DERRICK ALEXANDER (11), DE, Florida State

          1. KOREY STRINGER (24), T, Ohio State

          2. ORLANDO THOMAS (42), S, SW Louisiana

          2. COREY FULLER (55), CB, Florida State

          4. CHAD MAY (121), QB, Kansas State

          5. JAMES STEWART (157), RB, Miami

          6. JOHN SOLOMON (196), LB, Sam Houston State

          7. JOSE WHITE (232), DT, Howard

          7. JASON FISK (243), DT, Stanford

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          1996 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. DUANE CLEMONS (16), LB, California

          2. JAMES MANLEY (45), DT, Vanderbilt

          3. MOE WILLIAMS (75), RB, Kentucky

          4. HUNTER GOODWIN (97), TE, Texas A&M

          5. SEAN BOYD (137), S, North Carolina

          7. JON MERRILL (223), OL, Duke

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          1997 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. DWAYNE RUDD (20), LB, Alabama

          2. TORRIAN GRAY (49), S, Virginia Tech

          3. STALIN COLINET (78), DE, Boston College

          4. ANTONIO BANKS (113), CB, Virginia Tech

          5. TONY WILLIAMS (151), DT, Memphis

          6. ROBERT TATE (183), WR, Cincinnati

          7. ARTIE ULMER (220), LB, Valdosta State

          7. MATTHEW HATCHETTE (235), WR, Langston

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          1998 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. RANDY MOSS (21), WR, Marshall

          2. KAILEE WONG (51), LB, Stanford

          3. RAMOS McDONALD (80), DB, New Mexico

          4. KIVUUSAMA MAYS (110), LB, North Carolina

          5.KERRY COOKS (144), SS, Iowa

          6. MATT BIRK (173), OT, Harvard

          7. CHESTER BURNETT (208), LB, Arizona

          7. TONY DARDEN (225), CB, Texas Tech

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          1999 Vikings Draft Picks

          1. DAUNTE CULPEPPER (11), QB, Central Florida

          1. DIMITRIUS UNDERWOOD (29), DE, Michigan St

          2. JIM KLEINSASSER (44), TE, North Dakota

          4. KENNY WRIGHT (120), DB, Northwestern St

          4. JAY HUMPHREY (125), T, Texas

          5. CHRIS JONES (169), LB, Clemson

          6. TALANCE SAWYER (185), DL, UNLV

          6. ANTICO DALTON (199), LB, Hampton

          7. NOEL SCARLETT (236), DL, Langston

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          2000 to 2009

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            2000 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. CHRIS HOVAN (26), DT, Boston College

            2. FRED ROBBINS (55), DT, Wake Forest

            2. MICHAEL BOIREAU (56), DE, Miami (Fla.)

            3. DOUG CHAPMAN (88), RB, Marshall

            4. ANTONIO WILSON (106), LB, Texas A&M-Commerce

            4. TYRONE CARTER (118), DB, Minnesota

            5. TROY WALTERS (165), WR, Stanford

            7. MIKE MALANO (240), C, San Diego State

            7. GILES COLE (244), TE, Texas A&M- Kingsville

            7. LEWIS KELLY (248), OL, South Carolina State

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            2001 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. MICHAEL BENNETT (27), RB, Wisconsin

            2. WILLIE HOWARD (57), DT, Stanford

            3. ERIC KELLY (69), CB, Kentucky

            4. SHAWN WORTHEN (130), DT, TCU

            4. CEDRIC JAMES (131), WR, TCU

            5. PATRICK CHUKWURAH (157), LB, Wyoming

            6. CAREY SCOTT (189), CB, Kentucky State

            7. BRIAN CRAWFORD (225), T, Western Oregon

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            2002 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. BRYANT McKINNIE (7), T, Miami (Fla.)

            2. RAONALL SMITH (38), LB, Washington State

            3. WILLIE OFFORD (70), DB, South Carolina

            4. BRIAN WILLIAMS (105), DB, North Carolina State

            4. ED TA’AMU (132), G, Utah

            6. NICK ROGERS (177), LB, Georgia Tech

            7. CHAD BEASLEY (218), DT, Virginia Tech

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            2003 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. KEVIN WILLIAMS (9), DT, Oklahoma State

            2. E.J. HENDERSON (40), LB, Maryland

            3. NATE BURLESON (71), WR, Nevada-Reno

            4. ONTERRIO SMITH (105), RB, Oregon

            6. EDDIE JOHNSON (180), P, Idaho State

            6. MICHAEL NATTIEL (190), LB, Florida

            7. KEENAN HOWRY (221), WR, Oregon

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            2004 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. KENECHI UDEZE (20), DE, USC

            2. DONTARRIOUS THOMAS (48), LB, Auburn

            3. DARRION SCOTT (88), DE, Ohio State

            4. NAT DORSEY (115), T, Georgia Tech

            4. MEWELDE MOORE (119), RB, Tulane

            5. ROD DAVIS (155), LB, Southern Mississippi

            6. DEANDRE’ EILAND (184), DB, South Carolina

            7. JEFF DUGAN (220), TE, Maryland

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            2005 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. TROY WILLIAMSON (7), WR, South Carolina

            1. ERASMUS JAMES (18), DE, Wisconsin

            2. MARCUS JOHNSON (49), G, Mississippi

            3. DUSTIN FOX (80), S, Ohio State

            4. CIATRICK FASON (112), RB, Florida

            6. C.J. MOSLEY (191), DT, Missouri

            7. ADRIAN WARD (219), CB, Texas-El Paso

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            2006 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. CHAD GREENWAY (17), LB, Iowa

            2. CEDRIC GRIFFIN (48), CB, Texas

            2. RYAN COOK (51), C, New Mexico

            2. TARVARIS JACKSON (64), QB, Alabama State

            4. RAY EDWARDS (127), DE, Purdue

            5. GREG BLUE (143), S, Georgia

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            2007 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. ADRIAN PETERSON (7), RB, Oklahoma

            2. SIDNEY RICE (44), WR, South Carolina

            3. MARCUS McCAULEY (72), CB, Fresno State

            4. BRIAN ROBISON (102), DE, Texas

            5. AUNDRAE ALLISON (146), WR, East Carolina

            6. RUFUS ALEXANDER (176), LB, Oklahoma

            7. TYLER THIGPEN (217), QB, Coastal Carolina

            7. CHANDLER WILLIAMS (233), WR, Florida International

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            2008 Vikings Draft Picks

            2. TYRELL JOHNSON (43), S, Arkansas State.

            5. JOHN DAVID BOOTY (137), QB, Southern California

            5. LETROY GUION (152), DT, Florida State

            6. JOHN SULLIVAN (187), C, Notre Dame

            6. JAYMAR JOHNSON (193), WR, Jackson State

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            2009 Vikings Draft Picks

            1. PERCY HARVIN (22), WR, Florida

            2. PHIL LOADHOLT (54), OT, Oklahoma

            3. ASHER ALLEN (86), CB, Georgia

            5. JASPER BRINKLEY (150), LB, South Carolina

            7. JAMARCA SANFORD (231), FS, Mississippi

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            2010 to Present

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              2010 Vikings Draft Picks

              2. CHRIS COOK (34), CB, Virginia

              2. TOBY GERHART (51), RB, Stanford

              4. EVERSON GRIFFEN (100), DE, Southern Cal

              5. CHRIS DEGEARE (161), OT, Wake Forrest

              5. NATE TRIPLETT (167), LB, Minnesota

              6. JOE WEBB (199), QB, UAB

              7. MICKEY SHULER (214), TE, Penn State

              7. RYAN D’IMPERIO (237), LB, Rutgers

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              2011 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. CHRISTIAN PONDER (12), QB, Florida State

              2. KYLE RUDOLPH (43), TE, Notre Dame

              4. CHRISTIAN BALLARD (106), DL, Iowa

              5. BRANDON BURTON (139), CB, Utah

              6. DEMARCUS LOVE (168), OL, Arkansas

              6. MISTRAL RAYMOND (170), DB, South Flordia

              6. BRANDON FUSCO (172), OL, Slippery Rock

              6. ROSS HOMAN (200), LB, Ohio State

              7. D’AUNDRE REED (215), DL, Arizona

              7. STEPHEN BURTON (236), WR, West Texas A&M

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              2012 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. MATT KALIL (4), T, USC

              1. HARRISON SMITH (29), S, Notre Dame

              3. JOSH ROBINSON (66), CB, Central Florida

              4. JARIUS WRIGHT (118), WR, Arkansas

              4. RHETT ELLISON (128), TE, USC

              4. GREG CHILDS, (134), WR, Arkansas

              5. ROBERT BLANTON (139), DB, Notre Dame

              6. BLAIR WALSH (175), K, Georgia

              7. AUDIE COLE (210), LB, NC State

              7. TREVOR GUYTON (219), DL, California

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              2013 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. SHARRIF FLOYD (23), DT, Florida.

              1. XAVIER RHODES (25), CB, Florida State

              1. CORDARRELLE PATTERSON (29), WR, Tennessee

              4. GERALD HODGES (120), LB, Penn State

              5. JEFF LOCKE (155), P, UCLA

              6. JEFF BACA (196), G, UCLA

              7. MICHAEL MAUTI (213), LB, Penn State

              7. TRAVIS BOND (214), G, North Carolina

              7. EVERETT DAWKINS (229), DT, Florida State

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              2014 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. ANTHONY BARR (9), LB, UCLA

              1. TEDDY BRIDGEWATER (32), QB, Louisville

              3. SCOTT CRICHTON (72), DE, Oregon State

              3. JERICK McKINNON (96), RB, Georgia Southern

              5. DAVID YANKEY (145), G, Stanford

              6. ANTONE EXUM (182), S, Virginia Tech

              6. KENDALL JAMES (184), CB, Maine

              7. SHAMAR STEPHEN (220), DT, Connecticut

              7. BRANDON WATTS (223), LB, Georgia Tech

              7. JABARI PRICE (225), CB, North Carolina

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              2015 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. TRAE WAYNES (11), CB, Michigan State

              2. ERIC KENDRICKS (45), LB, UCLA

              3. DANIELLE HUNTER (88), DE, LSU

              4. T.J. CLEMMINGS (110), DE, Pittsburgh

              5. MyCOLE PRUITT (143), TE, Southern Illinois

              5. STEFON DIGGS (146), WR, Maryland

              6. TYRUS THOMPSON (185), T, Oklahoma

              6. B.J. DUBOSE (193), DE, Louisville

              7. AUSTIN SHEPHERD (228), T, Alabama

              7. EDMOND ROBINSON (232), LB, Newberry

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              2016 Vikings Draft Picks

              1. LAQUON TREADWELL (23), WR, Ole Miss

              2. MACKENSIE ALEXANDER (54), CB, Clemson

              4. WILLIE BEAVERS (121), OL, Western Michigan

              5. KENTRELL BROTHERS (160), LB, Missouri

              6. MORITZ BOEHRINGER (180), WR, Germany

              6. DAVID MORGAN (188), TE, Texas-San Antonio

              7. STEPHEN WEATHERLY (227), DE, Vanderbilt

              7. JAYRON KEARSE (244), S, Clemson

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