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Adam Thielen takes a break on the sideline during the Minnesota Vikings' rookie mini-camp Friday. Thielen has to undergo a physical Monday, May 6, and will sign afterwards with the Vikings. BRIAN BASHAM/DETROIT LAKES NEWSPAPERS

Thielen officially signs with Minnesota Vikings

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After being invited to try out for the Minnesota Vikings last week during the team’s rookie mini-camp at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Detroit Lakes’ native Adam Thielen has a new job.  


Thielen took a physical for the Minnesota Vikings Monday and signed a contract with the team, in which he will now report to Winter Park next Monday for team workouts and a place on the wide receiving corp. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. 

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.