Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/15/12
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Receiver Jerome Simpson stood at his locker in the Minnesota Vikings' facilities at Winter Park on Monday as members of the media assembled around him.Fresh off a surprise inactive status in Monday's 38-26 loss, Simpson offered several one-word answers to questions about his health, and how tough it was to sit out Sunday's loss. Simpson, a week after waking up with a strange injury that caused weakness and numbness in his leg, thought he had improved enough during the week to be able to play.Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier felt otherwise. Frazier said he talked with the energetic and athletic receiver the night before and told Simpson what he was thinking. By the time Sunday's game rolled around, Frazier wasn't ready to let Simpson loose. A day later, Simpson still clearly wasn't happy with the decision."Terrible," Simpson said of how tough it was to sit Sunday, one of four one-word answers to start his interview session with the media.Simpson was brought to the...
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