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Continued: Scoggins: Colter is sticking with the union — the NFL players union

  • Article by: CHIP SCOGGINS , Star Tribune
  • Last update: May 17, 2014 - 1:11 AM

“Obviously when you’re looking to change the game and do something that’s the first thing that’s ever happened, it’s going to be big news,” Colter said.

For now, Colter’s energy is focused solely on football. He mostly played quarterback in college but is attempting to earn a job as a receiver and returner. A nagging ankle injury required surgery in January, which hurt his draft preparation. He ran a slow time in the 40-yard dash at his pro day and went undrafted last ­weekend.

Colter faces tough odds to win a roster spot. He said he hasn’t considered his next move if pro football doesn’t work out. He majored in psychology. How about politics, since he’s already had a little taste of it?

“Maybe,” he said. “We’ll see where life takes me. It’s all football now.”

 

Chip Scoggins chip.scoggins@startribune.com

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