Minnesota Vikings Draft History

Below you find a table of draft picks by the Minnesota Vikings:

Minnesota Vikings - 2016 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
123Laquon TreadwellWRMississippi
254Mackensie AlexanderCBClemson
4121Willie BeaversOTWestern Michigan
5160Kentrell BrothersLBMissouri
6180Moritz BoehringerWRGermany
6188David MorganTETexas-San Antonio
7227Stephen WeatherlyOLBVanderbilt
7244Jayron KearseSClemson


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Minnesota Vikings - 2015 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
111Trae WaynesCBMichigan State
245Eric KendricksLBUCLA
388Danielle HunterDELSU
4110T.J. ClemmingsOTPittsburgh
5143MyCole PruittTESouthern Illinois
5146Stefon DiggsWRMaryland
6185Tyrus ThompsonOTOklahoma
6193B.J. DuboseDELouisville
7228Austin ShepherdOTAlabama
7232Edmond RobinsonOLBNewberry


Minnesota Vikings - 2014 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
19Anthony BarrOLBUCLA
132Teddy BridgewaterQBLouisville
372Scott CrichtonDEOregon State
396Jerick McKinnonRBGeorgia Southern
5145David YankeyOGStanford
6182Antone ExumCBVirginia Tech
6184Kendall JamesCBMaine
7220Shamar StephenDTConnecticut
7223Brandon WattsOLBGeorgia Tech
7225Jabari PriceCBNorth Carolina

Minnesota Vikings - 2013 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
123Sharrif FloydDTFlorida
125Xavier RhodesCBFlorida State
129Cordarrelle PattersonWRTennessee
4120Gerald HodgesOLBPenn State
5155Jeff LockePUCLA
6196Jeff BacaGUCLA
7213Michael MautiILBPenn State
7214Travis BondGNorth Carolina
7229Everett DawkinsDTFlorida State



Minnesota Vikings - 2012 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
14Matt KalilOTUSC
129Harrison SmithSNotre Dame
366Josh RobinsonCBCentral Florida
4118Jairus WrightWRArkansas
4128Rhett EllsonFBUSC
4134Greg ChildsWRArkansas
5139Robert BlantonDBNotre Dame
6175Blair WalshKGeorgia
7210Audie ColeLBNorth Carolina State
7219Trevor GuytonDECalifornia

Minnesota Vikings - 2011 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
112Christian PonderQBFlorida State
243Kyle RudolphTENotre Dame
4106Christian BallardDTIowa
5139Brandon BurtonCBUtah
6168Demarcus LoveOTArkansas
6170Mistral RaymondSSouth Florida
6172Brandon FuscoCSlippery Rock
6200Ross HomanOLBOhio State
7215De'Aundre ReedDEArizona
7236Stephen BurtonWRWest Texas A&M

Minnesota Vikings - 2010 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
234Chris CookCBVirginia
251Toby GerhartRBStanford
4100Everson GriffenDEUSC
5161Chris DeGeareGWake Forest
5167Nate TriplettLBMinnesota
6199Joe WebbQBUAB
7214Mickey ShulerTEPenn State
7237Ryan D'ImperioLBRutgers

Minnesota Vikings - 2009 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
122Percy HarvinWRFlorida
254Phil LoadholtOTOklahoma
386Asher AllenCBGeorgia
5150Jasper BrinkleyILBSouth Carolina
7231Jamarca SanfordSMississippi

Minnesota Vikings - 2008 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
243Tyrell JohnsonDBArkansas State
5137John David BootyQBUSC
5152Letroy GuionDTFlorida State
6187John SullivanCNotre Dame
6193Jaymar JohnsonWRJackson State

Minnesota Vikings - 2007 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
17Adrian PetersonRBOklahoma
244Sidney RiceWRSouth Carolina
372Marcus McCauleyCBFresno State
4102Brian RobisonDETexas
5146Aundrae AllisonWREast Carolina
6176Rufus AlexanderLBOklahoma
7217Tyler ThigpenQBCoastal Carolina
7233Chandler WilliamsWRFlorida International

Minnesota Vikings - 2006 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
117Chad GreenwayLBIowa
248Cedric GriffinCBTexas
251Ryan CookCNew Mexico
264Tarvaris JacksonQBAlabama State
4127Ray EdwardsDEPurdue
5149Greg BlueDBGeorgia

Minnesota Vikings - 2005 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
17Troy WilliamsonWRSouth Carolina
118Erasmus JamesDEWisconsin
249Marcus JohnsonGMississippi
380Dustin FoxDBOhio State
4112Ciatrick FasonRBFlorida
6191C.J. MosleyDTMissouri
7219Adrian Ward--UTEP

Minnesota Vikings - 2004 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
120Kenechi UdezeDEUSC
248Dontarrious ThomasOLBAuburn
388Darrion ScottDEOhio State
4115Nat DorseyTGeorgia Tech
4119Mewelde MooreRBTulane
5155Rod DavisLBSouthern Mississippi
6184Deandre' EilandDBSouth Carolina
7220Jeff DuganTEMaryland

Minnesota Vikings - 2003 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
19Kevin WilliamsDEOklahoma State
240E.J. HendersonLBMaryland
371Nate BurlesonWRNevada-Reno
4105Onterrio SmithRBOregon
6180Eddie JohnsonPIdaho State
6190Michael NattielLBFlorida
7221Keenan HowryWROregon

Minnesota Vikings - 2002 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
17Bryant McKinnieTMiami (FL)
238Raonall SmithLBWashington State
370Willie OffordSSSouth Carolina
4105Brian WilliamsCBNorth Carolina State
4132Ed Ta'amu--Utah
6177Nick RogersOLBGeorgia Tech
7218Chad BeasleyDTVirginia Tech

Minnesota Vikings - 2001 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
127Michael BennettRBWisconsin
257Willie HowardDTStanford
369Eric KellyCBKentucky
4130Shawn WorthenDTTCU
4131Cedric JamesWRTCU
5157Patrick ChukwurahLBWyoming
6189Carey ScottCBKentucky State
7225Brian CrawfordTWestern Oregon

Minnesota Vikings - 2000 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
125Chris HovanDTBoston College
255Fred RobbinsDTWake Forest
256Michael BoireauDEMiami (FL)
388Doug ChapmanRBMarshall
4106Antonio WilsonLBTexas A&M - Commerce
4118Tyrone CarterFSMinnesota
5165Troy WaltersWRStanford
7240Mike MalanoGSan Diego State
7244Giles Cole--Texas A&M - Kingsville
7248Lewis KellyGSouth Carolina State

Minnesota Vikings - 1999 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
111Daunte CulpepperQBCentral Florida
129Dimitrius UnderwoodDEMichigan State
244Jimmy KleinsasserFBNorth Dakota
4120Kenny WrightCBNorthwestern State - Louisiana
4125Jay HumphreyTTexas
5169Chris JonesLBClemson
6185Talance SawyerDEUNLV
6199Antico DaltonLBHampton
7236Noel ScarlettDTLangston

Minnesota Vikings - 1998 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
121Randy MossWRMarshall
251Kailee WongLBStanford
380Ramos McDonaldCBNew Mexico
4110Kivuusama MaysLBNorth Carolina
5144Kerry CooksDBIowa
6173Matt BirkTHarvard
7208Chester BurnettLBArizona
7225Tony DardenDBTexas Tech

Minnesota Vikings - 1997 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
120Dwayne RuddLBAlabama
249Torrian GrayFSVirginia Tech
378Stalin ColinetDEBoston College
4113Antonio BanksDBVirginia Tech
5151Tony WilliamsDTMemphis
6183Robert TateWRCincinnati
7220Artie UlmerLBValdosta State
7235Matt HatchetteWRLangston

Minnesota Vikings - 1996 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
116Duane ClemonsLBCalifornia
245James ManleyDTVanderbilt
375Moe WilliamsRBKentucky
497Hunter GoodwinTETexas A&M
5148Sean BoydDBNorth Carolina
7223Jon Merrill--Duke

Minnesota Vikings - 1995 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
111Derrick L. AlexanderDEFlorida State
124Korey StringerTOhio State
242Orlando ThomasFSLouisiana-Lafayette
255Corey FullerCBFlorida State
4111Chad MayQBKansas State
5157James StewartRBMiami (FL)
6189John Solomon--Sam Houston State
7232Jose WhiteDTHoward
7243Jason FiskDTStanford

Minnesota Vikings - 1994 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
118Dewayne WashingtonCBNorth Carolina State
119Todd SteussieTCalifornia
240David PalmerWRAlabama
255Fernando SmithDEJackson State
4125Mike WellsDTIowa
5134Shelly HammondsDBPenn State
6179Andrew JordanTEWestern Carolina
7211Pete BercichLBNotre Dame

Minnesota Vikings - 1993 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
121Robert SmithRBOhio State
252Qadry IsmailWRSyracuse
357John GerakGPenn State
379Gilbert BrownDTKansas
4106Ashley SheppardLBClemson
5133Everett LindsayTMississippi
7192Gino TorrettaQBMiami (FL)

Minnesota Vikings - 1992 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
239Robert HarrisDESouthern University
498Roy BarkerDTNorth Carolina
5125Ed McDanielLBClemson
6152Mike GaddisRBOklahoma
7183David WilsonDBCalifornia
8210Luke FisherTEEast Carolina
9227Brad JohnsonQBFlorida State
9237Ronnie WestWRPittsburg State
10264Brad CulpepperDTFlorida
11295Chuck EvansRBClark Atlanta
12322Joe Randolph--Elon

Minnesota Vikings - 1991 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
365Carlos JenkinsLBMichigan State
368Jake ReedWRGrambling State
492Randy BaldwinRBMississippi
5119Chris ThomeCMinnesota
6163Todd ScottCBLouisiana-Lafayette
7179Scotty Reagan--Humboldt State
7180Tripp WelborneDBMichigan
8206Reggie Johnson--Arizona
9232Gerald Hudson--Oklahoma State
10259Brady Pierce--Wisconsin
11286Ivan CaesarLBBoston College
12313Darren Hughes--Carson-Newman

Minnesota Vikings - 1990 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
354Mike JonesTETexas A&M
374Marion HobbyDETennessee
4104Alonzo HamptonDBPittsburgh
5116Reggie ThorntonWRBowling Green State
5131Cedric SmithFBFlorida
7188John Levelis--C.W. Post
8214Criag Schlichting--Wyoming
9241Terry AllenRBClemson
10249Pat NewmanWRUtah State
10271Donald SmithDBLiberty
12324Ron Goetz--Minnesota

Minnesota Vikings - 1989 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
252David BraxtonLBWake Forest
380John HunterTBYU
4108Darryl IngramTECalifornia
6163Jeff MickelTEastern Washington
7191Benji RolandDEAuburn
8219Alex Stewart--Cal State-Fullerton
11303Brad BaxterRBAlabama State
12331Shawn Woodson--James Madison
12335Everett Ross--Ohio State

Minnesota Vikings - 1988 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
119Randall McDanielGArizona State
254Brad EdwardsDBSouth Carolina
371Al NogaDEHawaii
4108Todd KalisGArizona State
5124Darrell FullingtonDBMiami (FL)
6164Derrick White--Oklahoma
7183Brad BeckmanTENebraska-Omaha
8210Joe CainLBOregon Tech
9237Paul McGowan--Florida State
10264Brian HabibTWashington
11296Norman Floyd--South Carolina
Ryan Bethea--South Carolina

Minnesota Vikings - 1987 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
114D.J. DozierRBPenn State
244Ray BerryLBBaylor
372Henry ThomasDTLSU
4100Najee MustafaaDBGeorgia Tech
6156Greg RichardsonWRAlabama
8211Rick FenneyRBWashington
9239Leonard JonesDBTexas Tech
10267Bob RileyTIndiana
11295Brent PeaseQBMontana
12323Keith Williams--Florida

Minnesota Vikings - 1986 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
114Gerald RobinsonDEAuburn
493Joe PhillipsNTSMU
5120Hassan JonesWRFlorida State
6147Thomas Rooks--Illinois
7179Carl HiltonTEHouston
8206Gary SchippangTWest Chester
9232Mike SlatonDBSouth Dakota
10259Joe CormierLBUSC
11286John ArmstrongDBRichmond
12318Jesse SolomonLBFlorida State

Minnesota Vikings - 1985 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
14Chris DolemanDEPittsburgh
230Issiac HoltDBAlcorn State
359Kirk LowdermilkCOhio State
360Tim MeamberLBWashington
666Tim LongCMemphis
485Buster RhymesWROklahoma
4106Kyle MorrellDBBYU
5115Mark MacDonaldGBoston College
6142Steve BonoQBUCLA
6164Tim NewtonDTFlorida
8198Nikita Blair--UTEP
9227Jaime CovingtonRBSyracuse
10254Juan Johnson--Langston
11283Tim Williams--North Carolina A&T
12310Byron Jones--Tulsa

Minnesota Vikings - 1984 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
113Keith MillardDTWashington State
367Alfred AndersonRBBaylor
5140Allen RiceRBBaylor
6154Dwight CollinsWRPittsburgh
7180John HainesNTTexas
7196Lloyd Lewis--Texas A&M - Kingsville
8208Paul SverchekNTCal Poly-S.L.O.
9235Keith KiddWRArkansas
10268James Spencer--Oklahoma State
11295Edgar Pickett--Clemson
11308Lawrence Thompson--Miami (FL)
12322Mike Jones--North Carolina A&T
Robert SmithDEGrambling State
David HowardLBLong Beach State

Minnesota Vikings - 1983 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
119Joey BrownerDBUSC
373Walker Lee AshleyLBPenn State
4100Mark Rush--Miami (FL)
5127Mark StewartLBWashington
6159Mike JonesWRTennessee State
7186Carl LeeDBMarshall
8213Norris BrownTEGeorgia
9239Rod Achter--Toledo
9255Melvin Brown--Mississippi
10266Walter Tate--Tennessee State
11298Brian Butcher--Clemson
12325Maurice TurnerRBUtah State

Minnesota Vikings - 1982 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
17Darrin NelsonRBStanford
239Terry TauschTTexas
492Jim FahnhorstLBMinnesota
6147Greg StorrLBBoston College
7179Steve JordanTEBrown
8206Kirk Harmon--University of Pacific
9233Bryan HowardDBTennessee State
10260Gerald Lucear--Temple
11286Curtis RouseGTennessee-Chattanooga
12318Hobson Milner--Cincinnati

Minnesota Vikings - 1981 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
239Mardye McDoleWRMississippi State
245Robin SendleinLBTexas
252Jarvis RedwineRBNebraska
374Tim IrwinTTennessee
4101John SwainDBMiami (FL)
5123Wendell Ray--Missouri
7184Don Shaver--Kutztown
8210Wade WilsonQBTexas A&M - Commerce
10266James MurphyWRUtah State
11293Bill Stephanos--Boston College
12320Brian WilliamsTESouthern University

Minnesota Vikings - 1980 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
19Doug MartinDEWashington
230Willie TealDBLSU
368Brent BoydGUCLA
492Dennis JohnsonLBUSC
5121Doug PaschalRBNorth Carolina
5122Paul Jones--California
6148Ray YakavonisNTEast Stroudsburg
7174Henry JohnsonLBGeorgia Tech
9232Dennis Mosley--Iowa
10258Ken Brown--Nebraska
11288Sam HarrellRBEast Carolina
12315Thomas Lane--Florida A&M