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    Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    According to a tweet from Chip Scoggins, a beat writer for the StarTribune:


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    Vikings sign 2 tryout players -- Iowa State WR Marquis Hamilton and Southwest Minnesota State OT Bill Noethlich, according to team website.

    Short article from team website:
    http://blog.vikings.com/2010/05/03/v...ed-rookie-fas/


    Last edited by Dryburn; 05-03-2010 at 02:02 PM.

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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Spiffy!


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    He can catch Favre Rockets. Makes sense.


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Awesome. One of my favorites. I always felt he was underrated.



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Good luck Hamilton!


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Great! So he gets a chance...........


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Awesome way to go Hamilton!!!!



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    That is great for Hamilton!! He will be a hard worker, and will do the things most receivers don't want to do, like block. I bet he plays some on special teams too. I can see him being a poor mans Hines Ward type player.

    I'm really surprised Christopher Lyle hasn't signed with a team, I really thought he could have a future in the NFL.. He has the build to play DE in the NFL IMO, he probably would never be a sack guy, but would be a sold run stopper.



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Congrats to Marquis. Hopefully he can make the team. His size and speed could provide him with a home on special teams. Here's what Vikings VP of Player Personnel Rick Spielman said in the article about Marquis:
    “Marquis is a big wide receiver with good size who showed a good ability catching the ball. His performance over the weekend warranted a further look as we continue this spring.”


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Yeah Clones.



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    I was hoping Hamilton would get a shot with the Vikes! Hope to see him wear the purple and gold for years to come!


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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    As a Cyclone I'm stoked for Hamilton. As a Bears fan, I'm not too happy about this.




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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    awesome



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    I don't think Marquis has good speed, does he?



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    Re: Vikings sign Marquis Hamilton

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONECORY View Post
    I don't think Marquis has good speed, does he?
    He's a guy that doesn't put up great 40 times, but has good football speed.



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