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Ravens among nine teams starting rookie minicamps Friday
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 29, 2013
The NFL’s version of freshman orientation commences Friday for nine clubs, each of whom will have its rookies in for minicamp practices at its facilities. The Ravens, Falcons, Jaguars, Dolphins, Vikings, Patriots, Steelers, Buccaneers and Redskins willUpvote Share Tweet
Vikings stadium: Taller than Metrodome, sloped roof, maybe sliding wallsstartribune.com Updated Apr 29, 2013Potential details emerge for Vikings’ $975 million new home.Upvote Share TweetDefensive end Lawrence Jackson and cornerback Jacob Lacey are now officially Vikings, Dan Wiederer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. The team announced the signing of both veterans Monday morning, adding additional depth and reinforcement to thei…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Apr 29, 2013Wide receiver Duron Carter, who went undrafted, is following in his father's footsteps and is going to get a chance with the Minnesota Vikings.Upvote Share Tweet
Villaume: Vikings' draft looks so 1967startribune.com Updated Apr 29, 2013Only once before has Minnesota selected three times in the first round of the NFL Draft. And that was 1967, the kick-off to a Purple Reign.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?Apr 29Because of his skills and the evolution of the quarterback position, Johnny Manziel could be the most fascinating player in the 2014 NFL draft, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
Peter King: Inside the Rams' war room and more draft thoughtsApr 29ST. LOUIS -- When you spend a round in a team's war room, as I did Thursday night with the Rams, you understand why so many players, coaches, scouts and executives are magnetized to this game and cannot give it up.