CFL's leading receiver signs with Vikings

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TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 16: Brandon Zylstra #83 of the Edmonton Eskimos tries to get around Brandon Harris #4 of the Toronto Argonauts during a game at BMO field on September 16, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Toronto defeated Edmonton 36-24.
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Edmonton Eskimos wide receiver Brandon Zylstra has signed a futures contract with the Minnesota Vikings, the NFL team announced Wednesday.

Zylstra, a native of Spicer, Minn., worked out with the Vikings on Dec. 8.

The 24-year-old graduate of Concordia-Moorhead College in Minnesota led the CFL with 1,687 receiving yards last season, just his second year in the league, adding five touchdowns on 100 total receptions.