Coming into free agency, the Vikings had some concerns on the defensive end position -- among several others.
Those concerns have been allayed, since the Vikings have now invested as much as $30 million over five years in the position. After signing Kenny Mixon last month, the Vikings added Mixon's backup Lorenzo Bromell Tuesday.
Bromell, a pass rush specialist with more than 20 sacks in four years despite just three starts, signed a five-year deal for $11 million, which includes a $2 million signing bonus. With incentives the contract could be worth as much as $15 million.
The Vikings now have Mixon, Bromell, Talance Sawyer and Lance Johnstone signed to play DE.
* The Vikings aren't done looking at free agents. The team is still talking to WR Jerome Pathon and TE Hunter Goodwin and hope to have deals completed this week.
* Three more free agents -- DT Grady Jackson (Oakland), OL Roman Oben (Cleveland) and K Doug Brien (last with Tampa Bay) -- are scheduled in this week.
* The Vikings hosted rookie DE/LB Kalimba Edwards, CB Quentin Jammer and OT Mike Williams Tuesday with more rookie visits scheduled later this week.
Vikings Sign Bromell, Looking For More
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