Vikings Re-Sign DT Kenrick Ellis

The Minnesota Vikings announce that they have re-signed Kenrick Ellis.

Ellis enters his 6th season in the NFL and his 2nd with the Vikings. He recorded 8 tackles and 1 QB pressure in 9 games with the Vikings after signing with the club during the middle of the 2015 season.

The Lake Worth, Fla., native originally entered the NFL with the New York Jets in the 3rd round (94th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft and spent 4 seasons with the club. He has logged 74 tackles, 1.0 sack and 1 FF in 56 career games.

Ellis began his collegiate career at South Carolina before transferring after his freshman year to Hampton (Va.), where he became a two-time All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference performer.

[Minnesota Vikings press release]
Vikings
Minnesota Has Something the Niners Want But Can’t Have
By Tom Schreier - Jan 30, 2023
Vikings
Brian Flores Would Change the Culture Of the Vikings’ Defense
By Tyler Ireland - Jan 25, 2023
Vikings

Will Kevin O'Connell Avoid the Zimmer Trap?

It’s interesting to look back at how Norv Turner’s decision to resign in the middle of the 2016 season was reported at the time. Mike Zimmer had […]

Continue Reading