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Vikings go big to combat NFC North WRs

Xavier Rhodes (USA Today)

The Vikings found the type of big, physical cornerback they desire to challenge the tall receivers in the NFC North.

Entering Thursday's first day of the draft, there was a lot of speculation about what needs the Vikings were going to fill with two first-round picks. Back on the clock just seven minutes after taking Sharrif Floyd with the 23rd pick, the Vikings found themselves in a similar situation – a player they coveted who was still there. While coaches and general managers routinely laud their picks... Recommended Stories