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Updated: March 14th, 2014 4:26pm
Chris Cook signs a one-year deal with the 49ers

Chris Cook signs a one-year deal with the 49ers

by Andrew Krammer
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The Minnesota Vikings will be moving on without cornerback Chris Cook, who signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers.

Cook, 27, failed to intercept a pass in 29 starts (34 appearances) with the Vikings since he was drafted in the second round (34th overall) in 2010. Through legal trouble and a deep injury history, Cook missed 30 games in his four-year rookie deal with the Vikings. 

He became an unrestricted free agent when the new league year opened on Tuesday and drew a simple reprimand from first-year coach Mike Zimmer when he was informed that Cook had sent out a series of Tweets that indicated he would not be receiving a contract extension before free agency opened this week.

The Vikings have already added two cornerbacks in Captain Munnerlyn and Derek Cox through free agency.

Andrew Krammer covers the Minnesota Vikings for He previously covered the Gophers men's basketball team for the Minnesota Daily.
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