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Notebook: Vikings get physical

Chris Cook (Bruce Kluckhohn/US Presswire)

The Vikings challenged one of the NFL's most physical receivers and were rewarded for their approach. Plus, a few players sound off on the late first-half decision to let time run out, comparing the explanations between Bryant McKinnie and Bernard Berrian, and Devin Aromashodu took advantage of his opportunity.

Antoine Winfield didn't practice all last week and was inactive for the first time this season because of a neck injury. Cedric Griffin was benched for disciplinary reasons for the first series. And the Minnesota Vikings, using a healthy dose of Asher Allen and Marcus Sherels – no starts between them this year – still held Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald Jr. to four catches for 66 yards and... Recommended Stories