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Leslie Frazier wasn't breaking from his plan for the Minnesota Vikings' first-team offense in last week's first preseason game despite an early interception. Frazier stuck with the decision to only play the starters one series. Two plays and quarterback Christian Ponder and the starting offense sat down for the night. The next two games, knowing few starters will likely play in the fourth preseason game, are big for Ponder, his new receivers, and the first-team offense. "We want to gel," offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said. "We want to get a rapport with one another, our comfort level, our rhythm and we are doing that at practice but it is different in the game. We will keep working in that direction so we can be real good by Detroit. That's the whole game, get to Detroit healthy and in rhythm." The importance in preseason games this year brings added significance with Ponder needing to establish cohesiveness with receiver Greg Jennings, s...
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