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Cook looking for first pick, second contract

Chris Cook (Larry French/Getty)

Chris Cook knows that staying healthy and being reliable are important for him this year. Those two things could lead to his first NFL interception and a second NFL contract.

While blue-chip first-round draft picks get eye-popping contracts, those selected in the second round on down make a good living for men in the early 20s, but it's far from an assurance they can retire comfortably after their playing days are done. It is the second contract that typically tells the tale of whether a player has financial security. As Vikings cornerback Chris Cook enters the... Recommended Stories