Over the past couple of day, the Vikings have resigned two players from the 2008 team. Defensive Back Benny Sapp was resigned for a one year contract and reports say it is around 620,000 range. Sapp saw most of his playing time at the Nickel back position when Charles Gordon was injured.
The Vikes re-signed linebacker/special teams standout, Heath Farwell. Farwell will be the number one backup linebacker. He is the man on the special teams unit after being the captain on the unit 2006 and 2007.In 2008, the Vikes lost Farwell for the season with a torn ACL. Last season the special teams had no captian. The unit missed Farwell last season.extrememly, considering they were one of the worst in the league on kick coverage. Farwell had signed a three-year, $7.75 million contract that calls for $3.25 million in guarantees.