Raymond: No ‘awkward moment' in timeshare
Vikings safety Mistral Raymond appeared to have a starting job at safety wrapped up in 2012. Injury and the performance of his competition changed that. Raymond won a training camp battle with Jamarca Sanford to start alongside first-round draft pick Harrison Smith coming out of the preseason. Sanford and Raymond had split repetitions throughout organized team activities and training camp, but when a starter had to be named for the regular-season opener, Raymond got the opportunity. For the first three games of the season that remained the case, but a gruesome-looking dislocated ankle during the Sept. 23 game against the San Francisco 49ers changed things. Sanford replaced Raymond...
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