Vikings shut out in compensatory picks

Vikings shut out in compensatory picks

The Vikings didn't receive any of the 32 compensatory picks handed out on Monday. Here is the full list of those picks that were awarded and the explanation of how they are determined.

The NFL announced the 32 compensatory draft picks for teams who had the most significant losses in the 2013 version free agency. Compensatory picks are determined by a formula that accounts for salary, playing time and postseason honors. Teams can't receive more than four picks each. The Vikings were one of 18 teams that didn't receive a compensatory pick, with 10 of the 13 teams that received one getting multiple picks. Here is the list of 2014 compensatory picks by team, with the round and overall selection number included:

TeamRoundPick-Overall
Pittsburgh333-97
Green Bay334-98
Baltimore335-99
San Francisco336-100
TeamRoundPick-Overall
Detroit433-133
Baltimore434-134
Houston435-135
Detroit436-136
New York Jets437-137
Baltimore438-138
Atlanta439-139
New England440-140
TeamRoundPick-Overall
Pittsburgh533-173
New York Giants534-174
Baltimore535-175
Green Bay536-176
TeamRoundPick-Overall
New York Jets633-209
New York Jets634-210
Houston635-211
Cincinnati636-212
New York Jets637-213
St. Louis638-214
Pittsburgh639-215
TeamRoundPick-Overall
Dallas733-248
St. Louis734-249
St. Louis735-250
Dallas736-251
Cincinnati737-252
Atlanta738-253
Dallas739-254
Atlanta740-255
Houston741-256



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