Former Vols, area standout sign undrafted free agent deals

Several players with area ties will try to land on an NFL roster thru the undrafted free agent route.

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(UNDATED) -- After going undrafted, several former University of Tennessee players, plus one former local high school star, have signed undrafted free agent deals with various NFL teams.

Antonio "Tiny" Richardson tweeted out one word Saturday night--Vikings--so it appears the offensive lineman will head to Minnesota. Richardson not getting drafted was one of the surprises of the NFL draft.

Former Vol running back Rajion Neal will head to Green Bay to try to earn a spot on the Packers' roster.

Ex-Vol linebacker Dontavis Sapp is Dallas bound to work out with the Cowboys.

Punter Michael Palardy was picked up by the New York Jets.

Offensive lineman James Stone signed a contract with the Atlanta Falcons.

Former Tennessee long snapper JR Carr signed a contract with Washington.

Finally, former Fulton High School standout and University of the Cumberlands All-American Terrance Cobb will head to Jacksonville to work out with the Jaguars.

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