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The Minnesota Vikings are one of this year's biggest surprises. Leslie Frazier failed to help the team in his first year as a true head coach, going only 3-13, down from the previous year's 6-10. They now somehow are 3-1 and tied for the lead in their division, having beaten last year's two biggest surprises on the way.Meanwhile, the Tennessee Titans, who had so much hope going into this year, have been downright ineffective. Chris Johnson, formerly known as CJ2K, has looked more like last year's model than the Johnson we saw two or three years ago (and he very nearly became CJNoK last year). Now their quarterback of the future is down for at least a few weeks, and they have to rely on an aging Matt Hasselbeck.Hasselbeck just isn't very mobile anymore - I probably won't be mobile by NFL standards either when I hit 37. Last week the Vikings registered five sacks on Matt Stafford, all of them from their defensive line. Part of this year's surprise is a resu...
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