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Portland State wide receiver Justin Monahan signed a free agent contract with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League this past weekend. Monahan is one of 12 former Viking players now affiliated with professional teams in North America.
Monahan was a three-year starter for the Vikings at wide receiver. The 6-3, 210-pounder from West Linn, OR caught 112 passes for 1,579 yards and 14 touchdowns in 30 career games.
The CFL begins preseason play next week.
Here is a current list of Viking players and the professional teams with which they are affiliated as of June 3.
Vikings in the Pros
Julius Thomas, TE, Denver Broncos
Dustin Waldron, OL, Kansas City
Marquis Jackson, DE, Minnesota Vikings
Ryan Rau, LB, Carolina Panthers
Jordan Senn, LB, Carolina Panthers
Adam Hayward, LB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
DeShawn Shead, CB, Seattle Seahawks
Myles Wade, DT, Seattle Seahawks
Reggie Jones, DB, Calgary Stampeders
Justin Monahan, WR, Hamilton TigerCats
Brennen Carvalho, OL, Philadelphia Soul
Antonio Narcisse, OL, Utah Blaze