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Ifeadi Odenigbo drafted in seventh round by the Minnesota Vikings

The former Northwestern pass-rusher is headed up North.

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Former Northwestern defensive end Ifeadi Odenigbo is now a Minnesota Viking.

Odenigbo — who was second in the Big Ten with 10 sacks last season — was selected by the Vikings with the No. 220 pick in the seventh round of the NFL Draft Saturday afternoon.

He joins Anthony Walker Jr. — who went in the fifth round to the Indianapolis Colts — as the second Wildcat taken in the Draft.

A Centerville, Ohio native, Odenigbo finished his college career with 23.5 sacks, good for second in program history. He will likely play primarily on passing downs for the Vikings.

Here is our full scouting report for Odenigbo.