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Bernard Berrian

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  • Acquired: Signed as free agent 2008
  • College: Fresno State
  • NFL season: seventh
  • Had 55 catches for 618 yards last season, and caught nine passes for 102 yards in the NFC title game.
  • Led the NFL by averaging 20.1 yards per catch in 2008.
  • Spent his first four NFL seasons with the Chicago Bears, and started in Super Bowl XLI.
  • Scored on a 99-yard touchdown pass from Gus Frerotte against Chicago (11/30/08), tying the NFL record for longest TD reception.
  • With TD receptions of 99 and 86 yards and a punt return for 82 yards in 2008, became the first Vikings with three TDs of more than 80 yards in a season. The Vikings were 4-0 in games where he had more than 100 yard receivings.
  • Berrian has a daughter, Jayden.

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