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Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Sheppard shouldn't change Vikes' draft

By Kevin Seifert

To the extent that the Minnesota Vikings were targeting a cornerback with its No. 30 overall pick, I doubt anything has changed based on Wednesday's quick signing of free agent Lito Sheppard. Here's where I'm coming from:

Now, watch the Vikings pass on Kareem Jackson, Kyle Wilson and Devin McCourty -- three of the draft's top cornerbacks -- and pick a tight end at No. 30. That would show me.