Vikings first-round pick Percy Harvin has signed a five-year deal with the Vikings, getting him into training camp after two days and four practices missed.
The Vikings have one practice Sunday afternoon that will focus on red zone installation.
"You can't put a value on snaps. It's all cumulative," Vikings coach Brad Childress said Saturday night when asked about Harvin. "It doesn't go back. We're going into the red zone tomorrow. It just keeps (winding) it's way forward, so it will be up to him to catch up."
Harvin's figures to be in the $13 million range with more than $8 million guaranteed, according to the slotted system of contracts usually followed for draft picks. Harvin was the 22nd overall pick.
Center Alex Mack signed a five-year deal with the Cleveland Browns believed to be worth more than $12 million, according to the Orange and Brown Report. Mack was the 21st pick in the draft.
Tackle Michael Oher, who was drafted right after Harvin at No. 23, signed a five-year deal worth almost $13.8 million if he reaches all the incentives, with almost $6.9 million guaranteed, according to a league source.
Last year's 22nd pick, Dallas running back Felix Jones, signed a five-year deal worth a maximum of $10.525 million if he hits all the incentives. It had $7.96 million in guarantees.
Harvin started 26 of the 36 games he played at the University of Florida before declaring for the NFL Draft following his junior season. He set school career records for wide receivers with 32 TDs (19 rushing, 13 receiving) scored and 1,852 career rushing yards.
Last year, he helped Florida win its second BCS National Championship during his career there, earning a spot on the All-SEC First Team and being named a Sporting News All-American.
Harvin became the first player in Florida history with 1,000 rushing and 1,000 receiving yards in a career, passing both milestones during a sophomore season that garnered All-SEC First Team recognition. He earned Freshman All-America Honors, was named SEC Freshman of the Year and MVP of the SEC Championship Game while helping the Gators win the BCS National Championship in 2006.
The Vikings plan on exploiting his versatility by using him in the slot, out wide, in the backfield and in the Wildcat, making him an intriguing training camp story.
Harvin deal completes Vikings' signings
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