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Continued: Souhan: Purges past might be revisited after Vikings' flop

  • Article by: JIM SOUHAN , Star Tribune
  • Last update: October 22, 2013 - 10:53 AM

The Vikings linebackers don’t do anything particularly well.

The defensive line neither shuts down the run nor creates consistent pressure.

“I’m done analyzing,” Allen said. “We are fighting out there, I’ll tell you that.”

Forget the spin. The Vikings embarrassed themselves on national TV on Monday night.

These kinds of losses remind you of 2011, when they fell apart.

They remind you more of 2010, when they got their coach fired, and started thinking about which quarterbacks would be available in the upcoming draft.

 

Jim Souhan can be heard weekdays at noon and Sundays from 10 to noon on 1500 ESPN. His Twitter name is @SouhanStrib. • jsouhan@startribune.com

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