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Zulgad: Everson Griffen’s new contract will come with great expectations

By jzulgad@1500espn.com

See ‘ya Jared. The pressure’s on you, Everson.

While there was no official word from Winter Park on Sunday, that was the message that was delivered after reports surfaced the Vikings had informed Jared Allen they would make no attempt to retain him and that Everson Griffen had agreed to a five-year, $42.5 million deal that includes $20 million in guarantees.

Griffen, 26, has shown glimpses of his ability since being selected in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL draft by the Vikings, but this investment speaks to the team’s belief that the 6-foot-3, 273-pound end can…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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