C.J. Ham



Experience: 6 years

Height: 5-11

Age: 28

Weight: 250 lbs

College: Augustana (S.D.)


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• Re-signed with Minnesota on 3/10/2020.

• Named to his 1st career Pro Bowl in 2019 after posting career- highs in starts (7), receptions (17) and receiving yards (149) and helping pave the way for Dalvin Cook to rush for 1,135 yards and also earn a Pro Bowl berth.

• Scored the 2nd TD of his career in Week 7 at Detroit (10/20/19), catching a 5-yard TD pass from Kirk Cousins.

• Honored his mother, Tina, during My Cause My Cleats game in 2019 with a message of support for pancreatic cancer victims. She was able to come to the game in person, a win over Detroit.

• Teammate at Augustana for 1 season with Vikings rookie OL Jake Lacina.

• Played at Division II Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD, helping the Vikings advance to the NCAA playoffs, and led the Northern Sun Conference in rushing yards and TDs.


• Earned degree in physical education and health in spring 2016.

• Aspires to a career in mentoring youth and working with nonprofit organizations.

• Joined teammates and Vikings ownership in bringing a group of students to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC in spring 2019 to grow understanding and empathy for the tragedy.

• Grandfather was a Golden Gloves boxer and a Navy veteran.

• Cousin serves in the U.S. Army.

• Wife Stephanie played soccer at Augustana.

• The couple has 2 daughters, Skylar and Stella.

• The couple surprised a family from the Boys & Girls Clubs with Christmas gifts and a dinner at the team's facility in December 2018 and 2019.

• Played against Vikings WR Adam Thielen in high school and college before joining as teammates with the Vikings.