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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings have releasedcornerback A.J. Jefferson after he was arrested Monday morning on charges ofdomestic assault.Jefferson was jailed at 6:57 a.m. on Monday and is still incustody while being held without bail on the charges. Jefferson played onedefensive snap in Sundays 26-26 tie at Green Bay before leaving with a neckinjury.Jefferson, 25, had five tackles and one interception in 10games this season for Minnesota. He was acquired by the Vikings in a preseasontrade last year from the Arizona Cardinals. He 37 tackles in 15 games lastseason.
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The Minnesota Vikings have released cornerback A.J. Jefferson after an alleged domestic assault.
AJ Jefferson released from the #Vikings this morning after being arrested for alleged domestic assault last night.
— FOX 9 Sports (@Fox9Sports) November 25, 2013
Jefferson only had 5 tackles and one interception this season.
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