Originally posted on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 3/23/12
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. After testing an unexpectedly soft market in free agency, Minnesota Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson agreed to return to the team on a one-year deal Friday. Henderson's agent, Brian Mackler, confirmed the signing Friday afternoon, and multiple reports say Henderson signed a one-year, 2 million contract. Henderson, 25, developed into a starter for Minnesota last season and entered unrestricted free agency as one of the top linebackers on the market. But with signings slow among linebackers, Henderson made the decision to return to the Vikings and will have the chance to again prove his worth as a starter and re-enter free agency next season. Henderson went from being an undrafted rookie free agent that appeared in 10 games his first season in 2008, mainly playing on special teams, to become the starting weakside linebacker last season. He was fourth on the team with 91 tackles last season and added 1 12 sacks and two forced fumbles. Henderson's return leaves o...
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