WINONA, Minn. -

Former Winona State running back Rayon Simmons signed with the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent, according to his Twitter account.

"Looks like I'm taking my talents BACK to MInnesota!!! IMA VIKING," he Tweeted.

An AP All-American, Simmons was named the NSIC's Offensive Player of the Year in 2012. He transferred to Winona State from FBS program Northern Iowa.

Winona State beat Lindenwood in the Mineral Water Bowl last season.