Vikings re-sign cornerback Marcus Sherels

The Minnesota Vikings have retained cornerback and punt returner Marcus Sherels, the team announced.

Sherels started four games last season and set a franchise single-season record with a 15.2 punt return average.

He ran back a punt 86 yards for a touchdown against the New York Giants.

He had an interception in a loss to the Baltimore Ravens, picking off former Super Bowl Most Valuable Player quarterback Joe Flacco.

Sherels played collegiately at Minnesota and went undrafted.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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