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Vikings sign rookie quarterback Webb

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The Minnesota Vikings have signed quarterback Joe Webb, their sixth-round draft pick.

Webb's deal was done on Wednesday, making him the third member of Minnesota's eight-player draft class to sign. The Vikings start training camp on Friday.

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Webb was named the Conference USA Player of the Year in 2009 after rushing for 1,427 yards for Alabama-Birmingham, becoming the first player in NCAA history to pass for 2,000 yards or more and rush for 1,000 yards or more.

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