Vikings 2005 draft

Troy Williamson, Erasmus James, Marcus Johnson, Dustin Fox, Ciatrick Fason, CJ Mosely, Adrian Ward

Current starters: 2 (both Troy Williamson and Erasmus James are currently injured. Marcus Johnson had previously started and he remains with the team)

No longer with the team: Dustin Fox, Ciatrick Fason, CJ Mosely, Adrian Ward

Vikings 2006 draft -- first draft in Childress era

Chad Greenway, Cedric Griffin, Ryan Cook, Tarvaris Jackson, Ray Edwards, Greg Blue

Current starters: 5 (or 6 if you count Edwards).

No longer with the team: Only Greg Blue is no longer with the team.

Vikings 2007 draft

Adrian Peterson, Sidney Rice, Marcus Macauley, Brian Robison, Aundrae Allison, Rufus Alexander, Tyler Thigpen, Chandler Williams

Current on-field contributors: 5 (Rufus Alexander on IR)

No longer with the team: Tyler Thigpen (signed off practice squad by the Chiefs), Chandler Williams

While the 2005 draft was acceptable, the two drafts in the Childress era have been very productive