Vikings Drafts 1995-99


Posted Jul 15, 2001



Vikings Drafts 1995-1999

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Players listed in bold made the roster.

1995
Drafted Alternately 24th, 23rd and 25th)
Apr. 22-23, 1995
1 (A) Derrick Alexander (11)
Choice from Denver through Atlanta in Chris Doleman trade
DE Florida State
1 (B) Korey Stringer (24) T Ohio State
2 (A) Orlando Thomas (42)
Choice from Denver in Gary Zimmerman trade
S SW Louisiana
2 (B) Corey Fuller (55) CB Florida State
3 No Choice, To Houston in Warren Moon trade
4 (A) Chad May (121)
Choice from Denver for 4th and 6th choices in 1995
QB Kansas State
4 (B) No Choice, traded to Denver
5 James Stewart (157) RB Miami
6 (A) No Choice, traded to Denver
6 (B) John Solomon (196)
Choice from NY Giants in Vencie Glenn trade
LB Sam Houston State
7 (A) Jose White (232) DT Howard
7 (B) Jason Fisk (243)
Compensatory Selection
DT Stanford

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1996
(Drafted Alternately
16th, 15th, 14th and 17th) Apr. 20-21, 1996
1 Duane Clemons (16) LB California
2 James Manley (45) DT Vanderbilt
3 Moe Williams (75) RB Kentucky
4 (A) Hunter Goodwin (97)
Choice from Arizona in exchange of draft picks
TE Texas A&M
4 (B) No Choice.
Traded to Arizona in exchange of draft picks
   
5 (A) Sean Boyd (137)
Choice from NY Giants in Vencie Glenn trade.
S North Carolina
5 (B)No Choice. Choice raded to
Ariona in exchange of draft picks.
6 No Choice
Traded to NY Giants in Vencie Glenn trade
7 John Merrill (223) OL Duke

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1997
(Drafted alternatley 20th, 19th, 18th, 17th and 21st)
Apr. 19-20, 1997
1 Dwayne Rudd (20) LB Alabama
2 Torrian Gray (19) DB Virginia Tech
3 Stalin Colinet (18) DL Boston College
4 Antonio Banks (17) DB Virginia Tech
5 Tony Williams (21) DL Memphis
6 Robert Tate (20) WR Cincinatti
7 (A) Artie Ulmer (19) LB Valdosta (Ga.) State
7 (B) Matthew Hatchette (34) WR Langston (Ok.)

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1998
(Drafted Alternately 21th, 20th, 19th, and 18th)
Apr. 18-19, 1998
1 Randy Moss (21) WR Marshall
2 Kailee Wong (50) DE Stanford
3 Ramos McDonald (79) CB New Mexico
4 Kivuusama Mays (109) LB North Carolina
5 Kerry Cooks (143) DB Iowa
6 Matt Birk (172) OL Harvard
7 (A) Chester Burnett (207) LB Arizona
7 (B) Tony Darden (224) DB Texas Tech

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1999
(Drafted 29th)
Apr. 17-18, 1999
1 (A) Daunte Culpepper (11)
Choice from Washington in Brad Johnson trade.
QB Central Florida
1 (B) Dimitrius Underwood (29) DE Michigan State
2 (A) Jim Kleinsasser (44) TE/FB North Dakota
2 (B) No Choice.
Choice traded to Steelers in draft day draft
pick exchange for higher 2nd round pick.
3 (A) No Choice.
Choice traded to Patriots in Jimmy Hitchock trade.
3 (B) No Choice.
Choice from Redskins in Brad Johnson trade,
then traded to Steelers in draft day draft
pick exchange for higher 2nd round pick.
4 (A) Kenny Wright (120)
Choice from Dolphins for signing TE Hunter Goodwin.
DB Northwestern State (La.)
4 (B) Jay Humphrey (125) OL Texas
5 (A) No Choice.
Choice traded to Steelers in draft day draft
pick exchange for higher 2nd round pick.
5 (B) Chris Jones (169)
NFL Compensatory pick resulting from free agency
losses prior to the 1998 season.
LB Clemson
6 (A) Talance Sawyer (185)
Choice from Ravens in Everette Lindsay trade.
DL UNLV
6 (B) Antico Dalton (199) LB Hampton (Va.)
7 Noel Scarlett (236) DL Langston (Okla.)

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