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Notebook: A long, winding road leads Brian Peters to the Vikings

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Brian Peters waited a NFL career’s worth of time to sign his first NFL contract.

Peters, 26, signed with the Vikings in February, ending a 2.5-year run in the Canadian Football League and an even longer hiatus from the highest professional level after he went undrafted in 2012 and took part in rookie minicamps for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Chicago Bears.

“I’ve been working at this for three years now,” Peters said. “I’ve had people tell me: ‘Maybe it’s time to hang up your cleats, go use your Northwestern degree.’

“I know…

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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