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Brandon Watts | Linebacker

Team: Minnesota Vikings
Age / DOB:  (24) / 1/21/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 231
College: Georgia Tech
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Vikings signed seventh-round LB Brandon Watts to a four-year contract.
Watts is an athletic outside linebacker prospect who will initially try to make his mark on special teams. He ran a 4.41 forty at his Pro Day. Tue, May 20, 2014 11:22:00 AM

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Vikings selected Georgia Tech LB Brandon Watts with the No. 223 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft.

Watts (6-foot-1 3/4, 225) ran a scintillating 4.41 forty at the Yellow Jackets' Pro Day while posting a 37.5-inch vertical and 10-foot-2 broad jump. He's a light sideline-to-sideline linebacker who profiles as a weak-side 'backer in a 4-3 scheme. Initially, Watts will try to earn a roster spot by covering kicks.
Sat, May 10, 2014 05:47:00 PM

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