Vikings 3rd round pick Cameron Dantzler adds depth to secondary

KSTP Sports
Created: April 24, 2020 11:24 PM

The Minnesota Vikings selected Mississippi State cornerback Cameron Dantzler in the third round of the NFL Draft on Friday night.

Danzler is 6-foot-2, 188 pounds and intercepted five passes and had 20 pass breakups in his three seasons at Mississippi State. He ran a 4.64 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine.


***Click video box for Dantzler's reaction to being drafted by the Vikings***

The Vikings bolstered their secondary with two cornerbacks in their first four picks of the draft. They took TCU cornerback Jeff Gladney with the 31st overall pick in the 1st round on Thursday.

Copyright 2020 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Comment on Facebook

423 new COVID-19 cases, 8 additional deaths reported by MDH

Hourslong standoff in Hastings ends with man in custody, children safe

Police investigating what led up to Minneapolis shooting that hurt 2

KSTP's Fourth of July Guide

Washington Redskins undergoing 'thorough review' of team name

Klobuchar’s ACCESS Act keeps seniors connected during pandemic