Morris Claiborne drew interest from the Minnesota Vikings
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According to a report in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram,Kendall Wright Jersey, the Vikings made inquiries about Cowboys corner Morris Claiborne before signing Newman to a new one-year/$2.Jameis Winston Jersey.5 million deal.Jonathan Stewart Jersey.
Claiborne eventually returned to Dallas on a one-year/$3 million deal laden with incentives,Brian Hoyer Jersey, an indication that whatever offer Minnesota made to Claiborne could not have been very large.Eric Ebron Jersey.
Former first-rounder Claiborne has had a very disappointing run in Dallas,Le'Veon Bell Jersey, which is why the market for his services was so soft this offseason.Emmanuel Sanders Jersey. Claiborne battled a hamstring injury in 2015,DeSean Jackson Jersey, appearing in only 11 games for Dallas and grading out as the no. 112 cornerback in the league according to PFF