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ISU's Hamilton signs with Vikings

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EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA (KWWL) -- Former Iowa State receiver Marquis Hamilton has signed a free agent contract with the Minnesota Vikings following a successful last weekend.

"Marquis is a big wide receiver with good size who showed a good ability catching the ball," Minnesota vice president of player personnel Rick Spielman said after last week's tryout camp. "His performance warranted a further look as we continue this spring."

Hamilton finished his career with 127 catches for 1,509 yards and eight touchdowns. His receptions total ranks seventh in school history.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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