New York - The Minnesota Vikings drafted East Carolina standout receiver Aundrae Allison in the 5th round of the NFL Draft on Sunday. Allison was the 9th pick in the round and the 146th pick taken overall.
In 22 games at East Carolina, Allison started every contest. As a Pirate, he caught 145 passes for 1,732 yards (11.9 avg) and 11 touchdowns. He returned 10 punts for 49 yards (4.9 avg) and rushed 12 times for 55 yards (4.6 avg). He registered a pair of solo tackles and connected on 2-of-4 throws for 75 yards and a touchdown.