Treadwell was selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the 23rd-overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. The former Ole Miss product showed great potential while with the Rebels. He had 202 receptions for 2,393 yards and 21 touchdowns in 3 seasons. After his junior season in which he was named All-SEC, LaQuon declared for the NFL Draft.
Since being drafted by the Minnesota Vikings, Treadwell never could make the adjustment to the NFL. In 53 games, he has 65 receptions for 701 yards and 2 touchdowns. Signing with the Falcons may be the fresh start he needs.
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