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Moritz Boehringer
WR #81
Height:
6-4
Weight:
225
College:
Unknown
Experience:
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BIOGRAPHY

• 1st-ever player drafted by an NFL team directly from Europe.

• Started playing competitive American football in 2013.

OFF THE FIELD Was majoring in mechanical engineering at Aalen University with an expected graduation date of 2017 prior to being drafted...Spent the 2017 offseason living in Minnesota...Started playing competitive American football in 2013...Inspired to pick up the game by watching highlight videos of former Vikings RB Adrian Peterson...Played soccer for DJK Aalen and TSG Hofherrnweiler...Father, Guenter, is an engineer and mother, Katrin Fassmeyer, is a museum worker...Has 2 brothers, Paul and Tim, and 1 sister, Ronja.

PRO Signed a futures contract with the Vikings on 1/2/17...1st-ever player to be drafted by an NFL team directly from Europe...Selected in the 6th round (#180) in the 2016 NFL Draft.

2016 Joined the Vikings practice squad on 9/4 and spent the entire season on the club’s practice squad.

• 1st-ever player drafted by an NFL team directly from Europe.

• Started playing competitive American football in 2013.

OFF THE FIELD Was majoring in mechanical engineering at Aalen University with an expected graduation date of 2017 prior to being drafted...Spent the 2017 offseason living in Minnesota...Started playing competitive American football in 2013...Inspired to pick up the game by watching highlight videos of former Vikings RB Adrian Peterson...Played soccer for DJK Aalen and TSG Hofherrnweiler...Father, Guenter, is an engineer and mother, Katrin Fassmeyer, is a museum worker...Has 2 brothers, Paul and Tim, and 1 sister, Ronja.

PRO Signed a futures contract with the Vikings on 1/2/17...1st-ever player to be drafted by an NFL team directly from Europe...Selected in the 6th round (#180) in the 2016 NFL Draft.

2016 Joined the Vikings practice squad on 9/4 and spent the entire season on the club’s practice squad.

GFL/CLUB Played for the Schwäbisch Hall Unicorns of the German Football League in 2015...Was named the GFL’s Rookie of the Year after catching 70 passes for 1,461 yards and 16 TDs in 21 games played...Played for the Crailsheim Titans club team from 2013-14...In 9 games in 2014, totaled 51 receptions for 1,697 yards and 21 TDs...Had 43 catches for 1,169 yards and 20 TDs in 2013 playing in 10 games...Also recorded 6 INTs and returned 3 for TDs during the 2013 season.

PREP Played soccer at Schubart-Gymnasium Aalen.