Amen to that ! now we can get on and get the team up to the levels that everyone is expecting thm to be playing at. I know it's early days but there seems to be an air of expectation about what can be achieved this season...... bring it on ! :cheers:
Rookie ends holdout
Kevin Seifert, Star Tribune
August 2, 2004 VSID0802
MANKATO -- Dontarrious Thomas got to work Sunday. The Vikings' second-round draft pick ended his unusual holdout, agreeing to the terms of a contract that had been on the table since Friday.
Thomas and his agents relinquished their demand for some $400,000 in guaranteed incentives, and Thomas arrived Sunday afternoon in Mankato. He took a physical, signed a four-year contract that included a signing bonus of about $1.4 million and attended several team meetings.
"When it was all said and done, I just really wanted to be part of the Minnesota Vikings," Thomas said. "It's time to move on and play football."
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