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Red zone was a dead zone for Vikings

Christian Ponder (Paul Frederiksen/US Presswire)

The Vikings had a chance to build a huge lead early, but field goals instead of touchdowns allowed the Redskins to stick with their plan. See what the Vikings had to say about it.

The Vikings went into enemy territory when they headed into FedEx Field Sunday in their 38-26 loss to the Redskins, but it seemed as though they were their own worst enemy, especially in the red zone. There are a lot of coach/player mantras that become cliché after awhile, but clichés sometimes trend because they are true. You know some of them – a good defense will beat a good offense, we...

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