Posts Tagged ‘Jahvid Best’

All Rookies Are Under Contract

The Vikings managed to sign all of their eight rookies to contracts prior to camp, ending with running back Toby Gerhart finalizing his deal prior to Friday’s practice.  Here are how each rookie deal stacks up: Chris Cook (pick 34):  4-years, $5.37M ($3.3M guaranteed) Toby Gerhart (pick 51):  4-years, $3.767M ($1.939M guaranteed) Everson Griffen (pick […]

Vikings Swindle Lions… Or Perhaps Other Way Around

After a long evening, the Vikings were on the clock with the thirtieth pick of the 2010 draft.  Quarterback Jimmy Clausen is still on the board.  Then the phones start ringing. The Vikings fielded a few offers, but in the end it was divisional enemies the Detroit Lions that offered the best package and the […]