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Antone Exum hopes his hype continues to build

Minnesota Vikings safety Antone Exum Jr. has made some head-turning plays, including a fumble recovery in the preseason opener versus the Pittsburgh Steelers and an interception of Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston over the weekend. As he fights for a look next to Harrison Smith, Exum hopes people are taking notice of the plays he has made. "I hope that it starts talk...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Antone Exum has grown into a starting-caliber safety for Vikings

Minnesota Vikings safety Antone Exum wasn't able to contribute on a large scale as a rookie last season. Although he appeared in 14 games, Exum did not earn any starts and recorded only six tackles.Now entering his second NFL season, the Vikings see a more mature safety in Exum."We had a couple of guys last year that came in here as rookies that really didn't know how to act,'' Zimmer...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings Who Need To Make An Impact In 2015 | #9 Antone Exum

#9 | Antone Exum Number 9 on our list goes to the favorite to land the strong safety job next to Harrison Smith, Antone Exum.  Exum is entering his second season, and appears to have a leg up on the compeition after impressing at OTA’s.  Training camp and the Preseason will be key in determining if Exum does indeed lock down this coveted spot. Why Exum’s Performance is so...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Antone Exum Looks to Break the Cycle

#492645769 / Any 6th round pick faces steep odds to make an NFL team, let alone make an impact during his career. However, Antone Exum has a skillset and talent far greater than your run-of-the-mill 6th round pick. There’s no question if Exum was evaluated solely on that, he would have gone much higher than round 6. Unfortunately for his draft stock, having a torn...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings officially sign first-round pick Barr, sixth-rounder Exum

A day after locking up quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, the Minnesota Vikings officially signed linebacker Anthony Barr, the team's first pick in the NFL Draft two weeks ago. Barr, the pass-rushing UCLA linebacker, was selected with the ninth overall pick in the draft. Minnesota also announced it had signed Virginia Tech safety Antone Exum, who was picked in the sixth round. The deals...
Via Fox Sports North
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Sign Sixth-Round Pick S Antone Exum

  The Minnesota Vikings announced the signing of sixth-round pick S Antone Exum on Wednesday. The #Vikings have signed DB Antone Exum. — Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) May 21, 2014 The Vikings now have all but two of their 2014 draft picks under contract. Exum’s four-year contract should be worth close to $2,335,788 and include a signing bonus of ...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: Day 3 Impact Players on Defense

The NFL Draft concluded Saturday and there were plenty of stories on day 3 of the draft. While the media drives everything Quarterback into the ground, and attempts to shatter a college kids image, I am going to focus on players that I think could be early contributors during the next season. Here is my take on offensive players that I could see making an impact next season: http...

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