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Vikings pick up kickoff-return stars Kene Nwangwu, Ihmir Smith-Marsette on third day of draft

Duluth News Tribune

Cover picture for the articleTThe Vikings didn’t need to go far in searching for kickoff returners. They found two in Iowa. With the No. 119 pick in the fourth round of the NFL draft, the Vikings on Saturday selected Iowa State running back Kene Nwangwu. He ran for just 339 yards last season but averaged 28.9 yards on kickoff returns.