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Stephen Weatherly



Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-5

Age: 29

Weight: 262 lbs

College: Vanderbilt



• Returns to Minnesota after spending 2020 in Carolina as a free agent, where he started a career-best 8 games before going on injured reserve.

• Middle name, Dian, is a tribute to his grandmother, a Harvard and MIT graduate.

• Only 2nd Vanderbilt player drafted by the Vikings.


• Majored in sociology at Vanderbilt.

• An active participant in Vikings social justice initiatives, including trips to the Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Center and multiple Twin Cities high schools.
• Active with the One Love Foundation, dedicated to eliminating relationship violence through education and empowerment on college campuses and worked closely with Vanderbilt's Project Safe Center while in school

• Traveled throughout Germany as a teen with the Fulton County Youth Commission.

• Has a musical side, having learned to play 9 instruments: flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, baritone, tuba, tenor sax, steel drums and piano and was on his school's robotics teams.

• Played in 2014 and 2015 at Vanderbilt under former Vikings assistant defensive backs coach Derek Mason.

• Has an interest and in day trading and cryptocurrencies.