Vikings pick up WR Justin Jefferson's fifth-year option, eye a long-term extension

The Vikings are exercising the fifth-year option on All-Pro wide receiver Justin Jefferson. Jefferson was Minnesota's 2020 first-round pick and has made the Pro Bowl in all three years of his career.

Fantasy Impact: 

General Manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and head coach Kevin O'Connell have each expressed interest in locking the wide receiver into a long-term deal, so that may be the next step here. If the Vikings were to make a move at quarterback in the near future, their next signal-caller would be in good hands with a stud WR1.

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