Marcus Epps   #37 SAF

Height: 6-0   Weight: 198   Age: 24

Born: 1/27/1996 Burbank , CA

College: Wyoming

Experience: 2nd season

High School: Edison HS [Huntington Beach, CA]

TCKL

6

SCK

0.0

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0

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Draft 2019

Pick No.191

Selected By: Minnesota Vikings

Round: 6

Pick (Overall): 19 (191)

Pick Analysis: A Los Angeles native, Epps walked on at Wyoming before the 2014 season and redshirted that year. He became a starter as a freshman, racking up 83 tackles, two for loss, two interceptions, and four pass breakups in 11 games (10 starts). He led the Cowboys with six pass breakups and tied for the team lead with three interceptions in 2016, starting all 14 games (111 tackles, six for loss, three fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles). He and Andrew Wingard proved again to be a formidable safety duo in 2017; Epps had 68 stops, five for loss, four interceptions, and four pass breakups in 13 starts as a junior. He played well in his senior campaign as well, starting 12 games and making 63 stops, 6.5 for loss, one sack, and eight pass breakups.

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  1. Vikings select Marcus Epps No. 191 in the 2019 draft

    Published: April 27, 2019 at 04:09 p.m.

    The Minnesota Vikings select Wyoming safety Marcus Epps No. 191 in Round 6 of the 2019 NFL Draft.

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