Originally posted on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 5/31/12
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. First-round draft choice Harrison Smith has been at Winter Park this week participating in the Minnesota Vikings' organized team activities. Now he has a full-fledged professional contract to pay him for his services. According to multiple reports, Smith, the No. 29 overall pick in April's draft, has signed a four-year contract, with an option for a fifth year. NFL.com is reporting the deal is worth 7.1 million, with 6 million guaranteed. Defensive end Nick Perry was selected by the Green Bay Packers at No. 28 and signed a four-year, 7.5 million deal. Smith's signing leaves only left tackle Matt Kalil (drafted No. 4 overall) and third-round cornerback Josh Robinson unsigned in Minnesota's 10-player draft class. Per the new collective bargaining agreement all draft picks are required to sign four-year contracts, but first-round picks are able to have a fifth-year option added to the deal. The Vikings traded a second-round pick (35th overall) and a fourth-round...
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