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Emotional Ellison sheds tears at pick

Rhett Ellison (Kirby Lee/US Presswire)

Rhett Ellison was so surprised to be drafted – at all – that he broke down and cried when on the phone with the Vikings.

For a lot of rookie draft prospects, the draft weekend can be a frustrating and humbling process. Whether it's their own belief that they will get selected higher than they do or the people that surround them blowing smoke about their potential landing spot, many times the draft leaves a bitter taste in the mouths of hopeful rookies. To say tight end/fullback Rhett Ellison doesn't fit into... Recommended Stories