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North Dakota small college lineman invited to Vikings rookie minicamp

  • Associated Press
  • May 13, 2014 - 7:40 AM

BISMARCK, N.D. — Former University of Mary standout defensive lineman John Oyloe is getting a shot at the NFL.

The North Dakota school says Oyloe has been invited to the Minnesota Vikings rookie minicamp later this week, where he'll have a chance to earn a free agent contract.

The 6-foot-5, 260-pound Oyloe is a native of Williston. He was a three-time All-Northern Sun player for the Marauders. He is Mary's all-time leader in tackles for loss, with 41, and is second in career sacks, with 27.5.

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