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In 27 games with the Minnesota Vikings, Litchfield native John Carlson caught 40 passes for 387 yards and one touchdown. USA TODAY Sports

Litchfield native, former Viking Carlson inks deal with Arizona


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The Cardinals signed tight end and Litchfield native John Carlson to a two-year contract on Friday for a reported $4.65 million.

The Minnesota Vikings released the 29-year-old Carlson last week after two seasons with the team. Carlson has a history of concussions, including the third one of his career that ended the 2013 season after 13 games.

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