With or without Winfield, Frazier wants more cornerbacks on the roster. Head coach Leslie Frazier is supposedly talking to the star corner, and both have expressed a genuine interested in keeping Winfield in purple. But as Tom Pelissero of 1500ESPN.com points out, Vikings coach Leslie Frazier is hoping Winfield proves the exception to that unwritten rule. Which resulted in the team’s decision to cut Winfield loose. Plenty of cornerbacks remain, and the top of the market is far lower than the money Winfield was due to earn this year. Those business issues, as well as hurt feelings, don't usually dissipate quickly enough to foster a re-connection.That's why most of us aren't expecting the Minnesota Vikings to re-sign cornerback Antoine Winfield, whom the team released last week rather than pay him a $7.25 million base salary. We're Black and Blue All Over It's rare when an NFL player re-signs with a team that cut him for financial reasons.