Virginia Destroyers claim Baskett’s UFL rights

CNJ staff

The Virginia Destroyers claimed the United Football League rights to free agent Hank Baskett of Clovis, according to a published report.

The Cover Two reported the five UFL teams released 10-man reserve unsigned lists for the 2011 season.

Baskett played last season for the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles.

He was not signed after the season.

The UFL is headed into its third season.