Vikings Drafts 1970-72

Posted Jul 15, 2001

Vikings Drafts 1970-1972

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Players listed in bold made the roster.

(Drafted 25th) Jan. 27-28, 1970
1 John Ward T Oklahoma State
2 Bill Cappleman QB Florida State
3 Chuck Burgoon LB North Park
4 No Choice,
Choice traded to New Orleans for Kent Kramer
5 Greg Jones RB UCLA
6 No Choice,
Choice traded to Pittsburgh for Tony Jeter
7 Hap Farber LB Mississippi
8 Mike carroll G Missouri
9 George Morrow DE Mississippi
10 Stu Voigt TE Wisconsin
11 Godfrey Zaunbrecher C LSU
12 James Holland DB Jackson State
13 Robert Pearce DB SF Austin
14 Tom Spinks WR Louisiana Tech
15 Bennie Francis DE Chadron
16 Bruce Cerone WR Emporia State
17 Brian Healy DB Michigan

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(Drafted 24th) Jan. 28-29, 1971
1 Leo Hayden RB Ohio State
2 No Choice,
Choice traded to Philadelphia as part of Norm Snead trade
3 Eddie Hackett WR Alcorn A&M
4 Vince Clements RB Connecticut
5 No Choice, Choice traded to Pittsburgh for Kent Nix
6 No Choice, Choice traded to Philedelphia for Norm Snead
7 Gene Mack LB Texas-El Paso
8 John Farley DE JC Smith
9 Tim Sullivan RB Iowa
10 Chris Morris G Indiana
11 Mike Walker LB Tulane
12 Reggie Holmes DB Stout State
13 Benny Fry C Houston
14 Jim Gallagher LB Yale
15 Jeff Wright DB Minnesota
16 Greg Edmonds WR Penn State
17 Ken Duncan P Tulsa

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(Drafted 24th) Feb. 1-2, 1972
1 (A) Jeff Siemon
Choice from New England for Joe Kapp
LB Stanford
1 (B) No Choice,
Choice traded to NY Giants as a part of the Tarkenton trade
2 Ed Marinaro RB Cornell
3 (A) Bart Buetow
Choice from Green Bay for the rights to Z. Bratkowski
T Minnesota
3 (B) No Choice,
Choice traded to Philedelphia
as part of the Norm Snead trade.
4 No Choice, Choice traded to Denver for Al Denson
5 No Choice, Choice traded to LA Rams for Ted Provost
6 Amos Martin LB Louisville
7 Bill Slater DE Western Michigan
8 Calvin Demery WR Arizona State
9 Charles Goodrum G Florida A&M
10 Willie Aldridge RB South Carolina State
11 Willie McKelton DB Southern
12 Bob Banaugh DB Montana State
13 Franklin Roberts RB Alcorn A&M
14 Marv Owens RB San Diego State
15 Mike Sivert G East Tennessee State
16 Neil Graff QB Wisconsin
17 Dick Schmalz WR Auburn

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