Free agency starts at 3 p.m. Central on March 12, 2013.
|Free Agents by: OVERALL RANK | Position | 2012 Team | Signed Team | College | Name|
|Position: QB RB FB WR TE OT OG C DT DE OLB MLB S CB K P LS|
Tweets not so sweet from jilted Packers fans | QB is the great adjustment for Jennings
Vikings killer joins team he torched | Vikings sign Jennings
Schwartz joins Chiefs | Jennings would help offense and defense
WR search: If not Jennings, then who? | Brinkley signs with Arizona
Cassel, Vikings agree to terms | Cassel released by Chiefs
Mid-level markets set at WR, QB | Urlacher linked to Vikings
Jennings to visit with Vikings | Nerves aside, Loadholt wanted return
Vikings focused on own, then draft | Harvin elated to join Seahawks
LB Henderson agrees to terms | Vikings re-sign FB Felton
Sanford re-signs with Vikings | Vikings re-sign Loadholt
Vikings release CB Winfield | Vikings re-sign Simpson
Warning signs prevalent in replacing Harvin | Day after musings and mourning
Vikings working to keep own free agents | Assessing Harvin trade
Vikings trade Harvin to Seattle | Few LB solutions in free agency
Five years of bargains and busts | High-end receivers not plentiful
Free agent terms and definitions | Options many, talent questionable at QB
Vikings rumored as ready to pursue WR Wallace
Vikings release Jenkins | Business season is beginning
Vikings in mix for QB Cassel? | Salary cap is set
Video: Vikings free agency, draft | Frazier sees need for No. 2 QB
GM cautious on spending | Vikings discussing veteran QB options
Franchise tag doubtful for Loadholt | GM intrigued with new procedures
Vikings finalizing free agent plan | Spielman: 'No intent' of trading Harvin
Peterson wouldn't trade Harvin 'for nothing' | Trade options, cap impacts
What's Harvin's value? | Report: Vikings looking to trade Harvin?
Which Vikings to keep | Vikings expect measured approach
Brinkley presents interesting decision | NFL's important dates
Henderson contemplates free agency | Simpson loves being in Minnesota
Sanford's play makes case for return | Vikings progressing in process
Loadholt hoping to return | Decisions based on more than money
Loadholt might be offense's top free agent | Vikings' positions of need lining up
Simpson hoping to re-focus, re-sign | WR Jennings tops Packers' decisions
Spielman talks free agency | Greenway sees pieces in place
Felton wants to remain a Viking | Cap considerations: Vikings' space-eaters
Viking Update ranks its FREE AGENTS with the following guidelines based on our assessment of the players:
|Jerome Felton||FB||Signed a three-year, $7.5 million contract with the Vikings, including a $2 million signing bonus and $150,000 workout bonus.|
|Phil Loadholt||RT||Signed a four-year, $25 million contract with the Vikings, including a $7 million signing bonus|
|Erin Henderson||LB||Signed a two-year, $4 million contract with the Vikings, including a $500,000 signing bonus and $500,000 roster bonus.|
|Jamarca Sanford||S||Signed a two-year, $5 million contract with the Vikings, including a $500,000 signing bonus and $500,000 roster bonus.|
|Jasper Brinkley||LB||Signed a three-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals.|
|Jerome Simpson||WR||Signed a one-year, $2.1 million contract with the Vikings, including a $500,000 signing bonus and $250,000 workout bonus.|
|Geoff Schwartz||OL||Signed a one-year contract with the Kansas City Chiefs.|
|Joe Berger||OL||Signed a one-year contract with the Vikings that could be worth $905,000.|
|A.J. Jefferson||CB||Tendered a one-year, $1.33 million offer.|
|Marcus Sherels||CB||Tendered a one-year, $550,000 offer.|
* March 12: Released CB Antoine Winfield.
* March 11: Traded Percy Harvin to the Seattle Seahawks for first- and seventh-round picks in 2013 and a third-round pick in 2014.
* March 4: Released WR Michael Jenkins
* March 15: Signed WR Greg Jennings to a five-year contract that could be worth up to $47.5 million, including an $18 million bonus.
* March 14: Signed QB Matt Cassel to a two-year contract that could be worth up to $8 million, including $3.7 million guaranteed in the first year.
* Feb. 11: Signed DB Roderick Williams to a three-year, $1.5 million contract.
* Jan. 9: Signed P T.J. Conley and CB Greg McCoy to futures contracts.
* Jan. 7: Signed DT Chase Baker, RB Banyard, TE LaMark Grown, CB Bobby Felder, TE Chase Ford, G Tyler Holmes, T Kevin Murphy and WR Chris Summers to futures contracts.
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