Vikings GM Wants To ‘Redshirt’ QB From 2014 Draft


Minnesota GM Rick Spielman, speaking to TheMMQB’s Peter King, said “if” the Vikings take a quarterback, they “would want to redshirt him.”

“Ideally if we did pick a quarterback this year we would want to redshirt him anyway, and when he’d be ready to go, he’d play,” Spielman said. “But he’d probably use this year as a learning year. I can say that now, before our meetings, we’ll have the coaches and scouts speak, but if we are going to consider a quarterback at eight, I better have consensus in the building that this is our guy.

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