Oshiomogho Atogwe, who was signed by the Washington Redskins earlier this offseason, was at a workout at the University of Minnesota this week organized by Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. On Thursday, he confirmed that the Minnesota Vikings were interested in signing him but that something else made him decide on choosing the Redskins. In other NFL News NFL News - Pittsburgh Steelers want to get rid of Willie Colon.
"There were a lot of teams that showed interest, but maybe a handful of teams that had some serious interest," Atogwe revealed, per the Star Tribune. "The Vikings were one of the teams, but the timing issue and just where I believe I was being led by God told me to go to the Redskins."
Well, one figures the Redskins are owed one after the whole Albert Haynesworth fiasco. In any case, this could be an indication that the Vikings are looking to bolster their safety corps with a new face once the lockout has been lifted, and as we know there's a healthy crop of available free agents at the position. Don't forget to check out our NFL Picks and the latest Sports Betting Odds.