Dylan Favre Snubs Uncle Brett's Alma Mater and Minnesota Vikings News

Jesse L. Medford@JesseMedfordContributor IJanuary 8, 2010

2 Sep 1989:  Quarterback Brett Favre of the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles on the sideline during the Golden Eagles 30-26 victory over the Florida State Seminoles at Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.  Mandatory Credit: Allen Steele  /Allspo
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Mississippi's Mr. Football, Dylan Favre, nephew of Brett Favre, has accepted an offer to play for the Mississippi State Bulldogs. He also received scholarship offers from Southern Miss, Tulane, and Northwestern State. His uncle Brett played for Southern Miss.

In other news, the Buffalo Bills flew to Minneapolis to interview Vikings defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier. Super Bowl champion and former Vikings offensive coordinator Brian Billick is expected to interview for the position next week.

Former Vikings practice squad wide receiver Nick Moore has been signed to the New England Patriots practice squad. He had also worked out with the Dolphins, Saints, and Rams. Moore's brother Lance is a wide receiver for the Saints.

The Arizona Cardinals signed fullback Nehemiah Broughton, who spent the preseason with the Vikings. Broughton was signed to the Cardinals active roster.

Current Vikings Bryant McKinnie, Tarvaris Jackson, Sydney Rice, EJ Henderson, former Vikings Fred Robbins and Bobby Wade, and former Minnesota Golden Gopher Marion Barber III have all recently become writers for Player Press Sportscaster Network.

Bryant McKinnie and Sydney Rice have been spending the off week in Miami.

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