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Minnesota Vikings Sign Jerome Simpson

Minnesota Vikings sign wide receiver Jerome Simpson to a one-year deal, according to Fox Sports Jay Glazer.

It was reported today that Simpson will be suspended for the first three games of the 2012 season for violating substance abuse policy. He was sentenced to 15 days in jail and three years’ probation following a guilty plea on felony drug charges.

In 16 games for the Bengals in 2011, he caught 50 passes for 725 yards and four touchdowns.