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Vikings Sign Former Chargers CB Derek Cox

Posted Mar 14, 2014

The Vikings have signed free agent CB Derek Cox, the club announced on Friday.

Cox joins the Minnesota Vikings as an unrestricted free agent after spending the 2013 season with the San Diego Chargers. Cox, a 3rd-round pick (73rd overall) by Jacksonville in 2009, has started 53-of-63 games he has appeared in. In 16 games during the 2013 season, Cox recorded 34 tackles, 1 interception and 7 passes defensed. In the first 6 years of his NFL career, he intercepted 4 passes in 3 different seasons (2009, 2010, 2012). A graduate of William & Mary, Cox has recorded 204 tackles, 13 interceptions and 39 passes defensed.

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 COX'S CAREER STATS
Year Team G Comb Total Ast Sck SFTY PDef Int Yds Avg Lng TDs
2013 SD 16 38 34 4 0.0 -- 7 1 2 2.0 2 0
2012 JAC 12 60 55 5 0.0 -- 11 4 18 4.5 16 0
2011 JAC 6 22 16 6 0.0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2010 JAC 13 49 41 8 0.0 -- 8 4 14 3.5 14 0
2009 JAC 16 72 58 14 0.0 -- 11 4 6 1.5 6 0
TOTAL   63 241 204 37 0.0 0 39 13 40 -- 16 0