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Vikings fifth-round pick, former Terps star Stefon Diggs says, 'I'm happy they believed in me'
Vikings fifth-round pick, former Terps star Stefon Diggs says, 'I'm happy they believed in me'

Maryland star wide receiver Stefon Diggs was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the fifth round. The former blue-chip recruit from Good Counsel had been projected as high as the second round and as low as the fifth round by analysts. One NFL executive told The Baltimore Sun that his team assigned a solid third-round draft grade to Diggs. "I feel like it's a great opportunity for me to play for the Vikings," Diggs said in a telephone interview. "I'm just happy they believed in me and had some faith in me and my abilities. I'm just want to get to work. I just want to contribute to my team and earn the trust and do everything they need from me." The...

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