Minnesota Vikings sign safety Harrison Smith to extension

BY foxsports • June 6, 2016

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed safety Harrison Smith to a contract extension.

Terms were not disclosed Monday.

In his first four seasons, Smith has piled up 402 tackles along with 12 interceptions and 5.5 sacks. He has started 52 of his 53 regular-season games and was an injury-replacement selection for the Pro Bowl last season. The Notre Dame standout also set a team record in 2015 by returning four interceptions for touchdowns.

Other 2012 rookies Jarius Wright, Rhett Ellison, Blair Walsh and Audie Cole have also been re-signed by the Vikings.

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