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Vikings sign center Joe Berger to 1-year contract extension

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It looks like Joe Berger has a little job security with the Minnesota Vikings. The team announced that Berger has signed a 1-year contract extension with Minnesota.

Berger enters his 12th season in the NFL and has 54 career starts and has played in 115 career games; 34 of those starts have been with the Vikings.

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The deal comes after Berger beat out John Sullivan for the job as Minnesota's starting center. He replaced Sullivan last season after the former all-pro missed the entire season after undergoing multiple back surgeries.

Berger came in and did a good job for Sullivan as he was named to his first Pro Bowl. Sullivan was released by the Vikings last week.

The Vikings open the regular season Sunday at Tennessee.

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