- ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Griffen receives a five-year contract worth $42.5 million deal that includes $20 mil guaranteed.
- Rapoport adds that this contract will pay Griffen as an “upper-echelon” pass-rusher for the next three years.
- Jim Corbett reports that Griffen will make $27 million over the first three years of his new contract.
Griffen, 26, appeared in all 16 games for the Vikings and totaled 26 tackles, 5.5 sacks and a forced fumble, despite playing less snaps than either Jared Allen or Brian Robison.
We had Griffen listed as the No. 32 player in our Top 50 Free Agents list.