Remember all that exuberance Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman had late night back on April 25 and again the next afternoon? Spielman had hit the trifecta, landing three first-round picks in the NFL Draft. Defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd at No. 23. Cornerback Xavier Rhodes two picks later. And then, after a blockbuster trade with New England, receiver Cordarrelle Patterson was added to the mix with the 29th overall pick.
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