Found September 12, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings signed receiver Jerome Simpson in the offseason to be a big-play threat opposite of versatile playmaker Percy Harvin.The team offered Simpson the one-year deal knowing the likelihood he was going to be suspended for the start of the season, and the league followed through with a three-game suspension. Almost as soon as Simpson came to training camp, the questions about how he would be replaced began.All along, Minnesota had Devin Aromashodu, who filled the role last year. The Vikings wanted to see if Aromashodu could build on his role as the second receiver at the end of last season. One game into the regular season without Simpson and Aromashodu has given Minnesota just what it was looking for.The fourth-year receiver hauled in three catches Sunday, including the biggest one of all, a 26-yarder with 14 seconds left to help set-up kicker Blair Walsh's game-tying field goal. Aromashodu caught all three of his targets from quarterback Chr...
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