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Vikings 2024 Rookie Minicamp Participants

EAGAN, Minn. — The seven-player Vikings 2024 NFL Draft class is taking the field for rookie minicamp along with 17 undrafted rookie free agents and 16 players who have been invited on a tryout basis.

Additionally, five rostered Vikings players who have no prior NFL game experience — returnees Henry Byrd, Malik Knowles, DeWayne McBride and Thayer Thomas and recent addition Seth Vernon — are scheduled to participate.

View portrait shots of Vikings QB J.J. McCarthy and OLB Dallas Turner who were selected in the First Round of the 2024 NFL Draft.

Here is the position-by-position list of 45 total players (alphabetical order by last name):

Quarterbacks (2)

J.J. McCarthy, Michigan (2024 first-round pick)

Parker McKinney, Eastern Kentucky (invited as rookie tryout)

Running backs (2)

Jermaine Brown, UAB (invited as rookie tryout)

DeWayne McBride, UAB (2023 seventh-round pick)

Wide receivers (6)

Devron Harper, Mercer (undrafted free agent)

Ty James, Mercer (undrafted free agent)

Jeshaun Jones, Maryland (undrafted free agent)

Malik Knowles, Kansas State (2023 undrafted free agent)

Makai Polk, Mississippi State (invited as pro tryout)

Thayer Thomas, N.C. State (2023 undrafted free agent)

Tight ends (3)

Devon Garrison, Pittsburg State (invited as rookie tryout)

Trey Knox, South Carolina (undrafted free agent)

Sammis Reyes, Tulane (invited as pro tryout)

Offensive linemen (7)

Henry Byrd, Princeton (2023 practice squad member)

Matt Cindric, California (undrafted free agent)

Jeremy Flax, Kentucky (undrafted free agent)

Michael Jurgens, Wake Forest (2024 seventh-round pick)

Doug Nester, West Virginia (undrafted free agent)

Spencer Rolland, North Carolina (undrafted free agent)

Walter Rouse, Oklahoma (2024 sixth-round pick)

Defensive linemen (5)

Tyler Manoa, Arizona (undrafted free agent)

Aidan Murray, Richmond (invited as rookie tryout)

Levi Drake Rodriguez, Texas A&M-Commerce (2024 seventh-round pick)

Taki Taimani, Oregon (undrafted free agent)

Noah Washington, Morgan State (invited as rookie tryout)

Outside linebackers (5)

Chance Main, Texas State (invited as rookie tryout)

Gabriel Murphy, UCLA (undrafted free agent)

Owen Porter, Marshall (undrafted free agent)

Bo Richter, Air Force (undrafted free agent)

Dallas Turner, Alabama (2024 first-round pick)

Linebackers (3)

K.J. Cloyd, Miami (undrafted free agent)

Dallas Gant, Toledo (undrafted free agent)

Donovan Manuel, Florida International (undrafted free agent)

Defensive backs (9)

Bubba Bolden (S), Miami (invited as pro tryout)

DJ Brown (DB), Notre Dame (invited as rookie tryout)

Jacobi Francis (CB), Memphis (invited as pro tryout)

Kolbi Fuqua (DB), Jacksonville State (invited as rookie tryout)

Jakorey Hawkins (CB), Wyoming (invited as rookie tryout)

William Hooper (CB), Northwestern State (invited as pro tryout)

Tre'Von Jones (CB), Minnesota (invited as rookie tryout)

Khyree Jackson (CB), Oregon (2024 fourth-round pick)

Dwight McGlothern (CB), Arkansas (undrafted free agent)

Kicker (1)

Will Reichard, Alabama (2024 sixth-round pick)

Punter (1)

Seth Vernon, Portland State (already rostered)

Long snapper (1)

Brady Weeks, Minnesota (invited as rookie tryout)