Description: Pro Football Talk.com reports the Vikings were interested in signing Booker, who is playing in the UFL, but balked at the $150,000 transfer fee.
Insight: This transfer fee issue could prevent players from making the next step, or getting back into, the NFL. Booker himself boycotted his team's regular season finale in protest of the transfer fee. (RapidDraft.com)
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Description: The general consensus is that the Eagles should and will select a running back early in this month's NFL Draft.
Insight: That wouldn't do anything to help Booker's playing time. If his coaches felt comfortable with him in the first place, though, they'd have given him more than 26 touches in his first season as an Eagle. He's not draftable in fantasy leagues. (SportsBuff.com)
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