August 31, 2012; Atlanta, GA, USA; Tennessee Volunteers offensive linesman Antonio Richardson (74) celebrates in the second half against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at the Georgia Dome. Tennessee beat NC State 35-21. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings UDFA Profile: Antonio Richardson OT Tennessee

 

Capsule profiles of the Vikings’ UDFA pick ups.

Antonio Richardson/OT/Tennessee

6-6/336

Combine and pro day results

40 YD: 5.21

225 Bench: 36

Vertical: 24 1/2

Broad: 9-4

Shuttle: 5.06

3-Cone: 8.04

From Tennessee bio: Started last 24 games in a row at left tackle including all 12 games in 2013. Aided offensive line in gaining 2,261 rushing yards, the most by the Vols since 2004.

From Dane Brugler scouting report: A heavy waist bender who gets lazy at times, Richardson has exciting potential because of his wide base, stout frame and vines for arms. His inconsistent technique makes it tough for him to sustain, but if he irons out the wrinkles, Richardson has a high NFL ceiling.

Antonio Richardson is on Twitter @tinyrichardson

 

 

More reading: UT’s Antonio Richardson carries “tiny” nickname, big weight

 

 

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