Found April 13, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, cornerback Antoine Winfield turned down more money from the Vikings to sign with the Seattle Seahawks. Antoine Winfield’s deal with #Seahawks is for 1 year, $3M with $1M guaranteed. He turned down a similar, fully guaranteed deal with #Vikings — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 13, 2013 This is clearly an indication that Winfield is looking to win a Super Bowl, not just prolong his NFL career.  He’s also accepting a back up role with Seattle, opposed to a starting job with Minnesota.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
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