Vikings complete eight-man practice squad

The Vikings announced the completion of its practice squad Monday. The eight-man unit consists of six players who were in training camp with the team, and two players from outside the organization -- one who turned down the chance to play for the Vikings last year.
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The Vikings announced the completion of its practice squad Monday. The eight-man unit consists of six players who were in training camp with the team, and two players from outside the organization -- one who turned down the chance to play for the Vikings last year.

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