Vikings sign Brian Robison to an extension

The Minnesota Vikings have announced that they’ve signed defensive end Brian Robison to a contract extension.

The Vikings and defensive end Brian Robison have reached agreement on a contract extension, the team announced on Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Robison, a Splendora, Texas native and product of the University of Texas, is in his seventh season with the Vikings after being selected with a fourth-round pick in 2007. He has played in 94 career games with 38 starts, assuming a full-time starting role in 2011.

In seven-plus seasons, Robison has 30.0 career sacks, a total that includes 16.5 since becoming a starter two seasons ago. His 8.5 sacks in 2012 was a career-high. Robison has 1.0 sack this season and leads the team in quarterback hurries with 11.