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Defense still respects RB Johnson's speed

The Vikings know Chris Johnson's numbers have decreased the last two years, but they also know his 4.2 speed has to be contained. Minnesota's defenders talked about how to best accomplish that.

When Adrian Peterson joined the NFL in 2007, it was widely accepted that LaDainian Tomlinson was the premier running back in the league. It took Peterson only about a month to start the debate as to who was the better running back. By the end of his rookie season, there was no debate. A.P. was the man. In 2008, Chris Johnson entered the league and made an immediate impact. As a rookie, he... Recommended Stories

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