Lincoln native and former Northwest Missouri State (Maryville, Mo.) quarterback Blake Bolles, who was a 2010 Harlon Hill finalists has signed on with the Minnesota Vikings and will report to mini camp next week. The announcement was made on Bolles’ current Indoor Football League team’s website. The Vikings already have a full slate of quarterbacks in their system including starter Christian Ponder, backups Joe Webb and Sage Rosenfels and McLedo Bethel-Thompson who is on the practice squad.
While at Northwest, Bolles set program records with 44 touchdowns and over 4,200 yards.