DULUTH - It turns out UMD's first football player to sign an NFL contract this spring isn't Duluth native Garth Heikkinen.Instead it's fellow Offensive Lineman Jake Bscherer, who has agreed to a free agent deal with the Seattle Seahawks.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The Green Bay Packers are using their spring practices as a chance to get their reconfigured offensive line accustomed to their new roles.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed three more draft picks, including punter Jeff Locke of UCLA.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed three of their nine draft picks: linebackers Gerald Hodges and Michael Mauti and defensive tackle Everett Dawkins.The team announced the deals on Tuesday.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The Green Bay Packers practiced with nine of their 11 draft picks under contract, and nine more undrafted free agents.Only first-round pick Datone Jones, a defensive end from UCLA, and second-round pick Eddie Lacy, a running back from Alabama, had not come to terms.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Vikings have reached agreement on the Vikings' use of TCF Bank Stadium for two seasons.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Chris Kluwe has been released by the Minnesota Vikings.
Duluth native Garth Heikkinen grew up
wearing purple and now his child hood team is his employer for at least