Vikings grab O-lineman Elflein in 3rd round

Elflein was a strong offensive lineman in his college career at Ohio State, and now heads to Minnesota.

| 1 month ago
(Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

(Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Vikings grab O-lineman Elflein in 3rd round


  • The Minnesota Vikings selected Ohio State interior offensive lineman Pat Elflein at 70th overall Friday.
  • Elflein allowed 1 or fewer QB pressures in nine of 13 games in 2016 at center.
  • Elflein’s 83.8 run-blocking grade in 2016 was second-best among all FBS centers.
  • Highlighting his versatility, he registered six “perfect” pass-blocking games (0 QB pressures) aligned at guard in 2015.
  • If anything, Elflein enjoyed his best form at guard, registering an 82.5 overall grade two seasons ago.

Pat Elflein

Comments are closed.