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Before They Were Pros: OL David Yankey

Before They Were Pros: OL David Yankey

Before the Vikings found value with David Yankey in the fifth round, he was told he would be a second- or third-round pick. See what else he had to say about the transition to the NFL when he was at the NFL Scouting Combine.

What will you bring to the NFL? “I’m going to bring a physical demeanor. I’m going to play with that mentality that we have at Stanford and also bring a lot of athleticism and natural football intelligence, just understanding the game and being able to play fast.” A nastiness? “A little bit.” Are you comfortable with zone blocking? “That’s something we’ve tried to increase the last couple of... Recommended Stories

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