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Claiborne Ready For Lions

Chris Claiborne

While observers of the Vikings are starting to take notice, Vikings coaches were telling us all offseason how impressed they were with free-agent linebacker Chris Claiborne. He may be the SOFA (Steal Of Free Agency), and he's ready to go back to his former NFL team this Sunday.

One single move at linebacker may have been the most significant the Vikings made in the offseason. The signing of free agent Chris Claiborne and moving him to the weak side, where he can be afforded more room to roam and make plays, instantly made the defense better. Henri Crockett plays strongside linebacker and Greg Biekert, of course, is in the middle. Nick Rogers moved from the starting...

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