Vikings Sign Former Eagles S Kurt Coleman

Posted Apr 17, 2014

The Vikings have signed former Eagles S Kurt Coleman, the club announced today.

Coleman started 29-of-59 career regular season games and 1-of-2 playoff games in 4 NFL seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles. Coleman intercepted 6 passes over the 2011 and 2012 seasons, including a career-high 3 INTs against Washington (10/16/2011). With career-best 105 tackles in 2012, Coleman ranked 2nd on the Eagles despite missing 2 games. In 2013, he appeared in 15 games recording 10 defensive tackles, 1 forced fumble and 9 special teams tackles. Coleman entered the NFL as a 7th-round pick (#244 overall) by Philadelphia in 2010.