Former Husker & Lincoln Southwest tight end Tyler Hoppes has reportedly agreed to a NFL free agent deal with the Minnesota Vikings.
More UDFA: LSU CB Kevin Toliver is signing with the #Bears per his agent @UniSportsMgmt ... #Nebraska TE Tyler Hoppes is signing with the #Vikings and FB Luke McNitt is signing with the #Falcons ... #Louisville’s Reggie Bonnafon to #Panthers and UConn’s Junior Joseph to #Bengals
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 28, 2018
In 2017, Hoppes set a Husker single-season record for receptions by a tight end with 34 catches on the year for 377 yards and three touchdowns.
In his senior year, Hoppes had five games with at least three catches.