May 30th, 2013
Cordarrelle Patterson: WR, Tennessee
Minnesota Vikings –– #29 Pick Overall
Rookie speedster WR Cordarrelle Patterson adds a potential game-breaking threat to the Minnesota Vikings passing offense.
5 Random Facts
1. Patterson was a NJCAA All-American while playing for Hutchinson Community College in Kansas.
2. He was also a member of the track team while at Hutchinson, competing in both the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes.
3. While at the University of Tennessee he scored at least one touchdown by reception, rush, kick return and punt return, with 10 total touchdowns in 12 games.
4. He set an SEC single-season record with a combined kickoff and punt return average of 27.6 yards, and a school record of 1,858 all-purpose yards.
5. At the NFL Scooting Combine, he clocked in at 4.42 in the 40-yard dash, and excelled with a 37-inch vertical jump.