Vikings sign Harrison Smith to five-year, $51.25 million deal

The Minnesota Vikings rewarded safety Harrison Smith to a five-year, $51.25 million contract. It includes a $10 million signing bonus. Smith, a former Notre Dame standout, has started ever since the Vikings drafted him in the first round in 2012. Smith was a first-team All-Pro each of the past two seasons. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
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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