Found July 25, 2013 on Fox Sports North:
Following their recent tradition, the Minnesota Vikings have begun to sign their first-round picks on the day the team is reporting to Mankato, Minn., for the start of training camp. Last year, No. 4 overall pick Matt Kalil signed on reporting day, and defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, selected with the No. 23 overall pick in April's draft signed Thursday. Floyd is the first of three first-round selections for Minnesota to sign. "He's quick twitch," Vikings defensive coordinator Alan Williams said of Floyd at minicamp in June. "He can anchor in the run. He's very disruptive at the (3-technique) and he has good pass rush moves. I know his stats may not have shown it. But he's been tremendous in these (organized team activities). He's another one we can't wait to get the pads on to kind of see what happens when we get the pads on, if he's still productive. "And the one thing about him," Williams added of Floyd, "I was just me...
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