We are 1 week away from the 2022 NFL Draft! Tatum Everett & Gabe Henderson bring in someone who knows what it takes to earn their way into the NFL, newly signed OLB Za’Darius Smith. Z talks about his NFL journey from only playing 1 year of high school football, to having to learn the game during his time in Mississippi, and eventually signing with the Minnesota Vikings this offseason. Za’Darius emphasizes the power of patience, identifying ways to take advantage of opportunities, and using setbacks in 2021 as motivation for the upcoming season. Gabe, Tatum and Producer Jay Nelson also talk about the latest Vikings Draft selection rumors and clue you in on all the Vikings coverage planned for next weekend. All of this and more is in Episode 140 of the Minnesota Vikings Podcast.