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Trae Waynes gets some first-team reps as a nickel cornerback

By akrammer@1500espn.com

MANKATO, Minn. — With Terence Newman to his left and a slot receiver in front of him, Vikings rookie Trae Waynes hunched down before tracking his receiver in the middle of the field during Wednesday’s practice.

Coach Mike Zimmer saw something and approached him after his brief appearance with the first-team defense as a nickel cornerback. Captain Munnerlyn subbed back in, while Zimmer seemed to instruct Waynes on his technique as quarterback Teddy Bridgewater continued to run through team drills.

“There’s a lot more involved being in there,” Zimmer said. “I…

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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