Vike’s Sign Felton 19 Mar 13

The Vikings officially announced the signing of fullback Jerome Felton, who made the Pro Bowl last year after helping pave the way for Adrian Peterson’s record-setting season. Felton was signed to a one-year deal as a free agent prior to last season and was a free agent following this year. Felton is a Madisonville, Tennessee native and will be entering his seventh season in the NFL. In other NFL news, the Vikings did not receive an compensatory draft picks due to losing free agents. There were 16 teams that did learn of their extra picks yesterday.