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Vikings re-sign Sage Rosenfels

The Vikings are bringing back quarterback Sage Rosenfels, who avoided free-agency today by signing a new contract with Minnesota. Rosenfels is expected to compete with Joe Webb for the right to back up starter Christian Ponder.
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The Vikings are bringing back quarterback Sage Rosenfels, who avoided free-agency today by signing a new contract with Minnesota. Rosenfels is expected to compete with Joe Webb for the right to back up starter Christian Ponder.

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