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Zulgad: Vikings need a backup RB but overspending would be foolish

By jzulgad@1500espn.com

Chester Taylor’s decision came as no surprise.

The veteran running back left the Vikings as a free agent following the 2009 season, electing to sign as a free agent with the Chicago Bears.

Taylor had joined the Vikings in 2006 with the promise of being the team’s top running back, but when Adrian Peterson remained on the board with the seventh pick of the draft a year later, Taylor knew it wouldn’t be long before his carries began to diminish.

His rushing attempts went from 303 in 2006, to 157 in 2007, to 101 in 2008, to 94 in 2009. Taylor’s primary role by the end…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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