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Derek Cox sees Vikings’ need at CB as a ‘prime’ chance to start again

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Derek Cox was a starter in Week 1 of his rookie season, yet he finds himself battling for a starting role with the Minnesota Vikings – his third team in three years.

Fortunately for Cox, he landed in a secondary currently under a retooling process looking for a third cornerback to go along with Xavier Rhodes and Captain Munnerlyn.

“I view it as a prime opportunity, that’s how you have to approach it every day,” Cox said. “[Mike Zimmer’s defense] is similar to some defenses I’ve played in before, which helps.”

After grabbing eight…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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