Sharrif Floyd becomes the latest first-round pick to sign his rookie contract. The No. 23 pick by the Vikings, Floyd was considered one of best defensive linemen available in the days and weeks heading into the draft.
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But through a confluence of events, Floyd lasted to the end of the first round for reasons that still remain a mystery. The Vikings now have one of their three first-round picks under contract. Next up: Signing cornerback Xavier Rhodes and wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson.