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USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Vikings re-signed defensive end Everson Griffen to a five-year, $42.5 million contract

In-house shopping may fill Vikings’ needs


The Minnesota Vikings entered free agency’s three-day negotiating period with their top two needs being a starting right defensive end to replace Jared Allen and a quarterback to serve as a bridge to the future.

Hours later, they had scratched both items off that to-do list by agreeing to terms with two of their own free agents.

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