The Vikings were in rebuilding mode after a 3 and 13 season last year. They surprised everyone this year making the playoffs with a plus seven in wins over last year. But it was painful on Saturday there is so much yet to do.
The Minnesota Vikings weren’t sure if they could count on Everson Griffen after two spotty seasons, despite the potential he flashed as a pass rusher. But Griffen has proven his worth and helped strengthen the Minnesota defense at a critical time.
Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said Monday he never considered pulling quarterback Christian Ponder against Green Bay, and believes he is the QB that gives the team the best chance to win against Chicago this week.