Vikings Draft LSU WR Justin Jefferson | #KFANVikes

College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl - LSU v Oklahoma

College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl - LSU v Oklahoma

The Vikings have added a wide receiver.

With the 22nd overall pick, Minnesota selected LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson.

From NFL.com

The star receiver and kick returner from New Orleans-area Destrehan High School played in just four games as a freshman in 2017, making no receptions. Coaches trusted him to lead the offense in 2018, however, and Jefferson became the team's top pass-catcher, with 54 grabs for 875 yards (16.2 yards per catch) and six scores in 13 games (12 starts). Jefferson not only led the national-champion Tigers in receptions in 2019, but he tied for the FBS lead with 111 (for 1,540 yards, 13.9 yards per catch) in 15 starts. He finished second in the nation to teammate Ja'Marr Chase with 18 receiving touchdowns.

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