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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings signed their other fourth-round pick, Rhett Ellison, on Wednesday leaving just the team's top three selections unsigned.
Ellison, a fullbacktight end out of Southern California, is the seventh of the team's 10 draft picks to agree to terms, officially signing a day after Minnesota signed fourth-round receivers Jarius Wright and...
The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Rhett Ellison and now have seven of their 10 draft picks under contract.
The Vikings announced the deal Wednesday. Ellison was one of the team's three fourth-round selections. He was chosen 128th overall out of USC and could eventually take the place of longtime battering ram Jim Kleinsasser, who retired after last season.
Via AP on Fox
May 23, 2012
The Vikings have signed 4th round pick TE Rhett Ellison (USC) to a four-year contract worth $2.4 million and including a $300K signing bonus, according to the Pioneer Press. Ellison will step into the blocking/pass-catching TE void left by the retirement of TE Jimmy Kleinsasser. Source: CBSSports Attached Thumbnails
Rhett Ellison is thrilled to be in the NFL and trying to learn multiple positions for the Vikings. He talked about his role with the team, his admiration for Jim Kleinsasser and the similar role he could be ask to execute.
Last weekend the Minnesota Vikings ran their rookie mini-camp. Pretty much all the rooks showed up (can or should they do that without contracts? What is the insurance on weekends like this like?) and got to know coaches, players, facilities, and see how they looked in purple. Early results? THEY LOOK AWESOME. In purple, I mean. I have no idea if any of these kids will pan out. Vikings...