EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings are feeling the sting of two straight key losses on the road in the NFC North, but at least Sunday didn't add injury to the insult.
Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier said Monday that he didn't have any new news to add regarding injured receiver Percy Harvin, who missed his third straight game Sunday, a 23-14 loss at Green Bay. Frazier was hopeful Harvin might return to practice later this week, but didn't have any firm indication about the status of the team's leading receiver.
Meanwhile, All-Pro defensive end Jared Allen is dealing with lower back spasms in addition to the torn labrum in his shoulder that he confirmed to reporters after the game. Center John Sullivan, a key leader on the offense, suffered a rib contusion.Frazier didn't believe Allen's or Sullivan's injuries would likely keep them from Sunday's home against Chicago.
"We'll have to do an MRI just to make sure there's nothing else going on there and we should have (Allen) for th...