Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/4/14
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings will watch the tape from Sunday's 34-24 loss at Detroit on Sunday and see plenty of miscues.Minnesota did have some bright spots -- hello Jerome Simpson -- but struggled in too many facets to go on the road and beat the Lions. Four turnovers were the biggest culprit in the season-opening loss and ultimately lead to poor grades in our weekly report.Here's how each phase graded out for the Vikings on Sunday:Pass offense: DSimpson had his best game since signing with Minnesota last year and showed just what the team thought it was getting when they took the chance on signing him. Simpson is healthy after being hobbled all last year and he looked it on Sunday. He had seven catches on eight targets for 140 yards and made a highlight diving catch on a pass that appeared to be out of reach over his head. It was Simpson's best game since going for eight catches and 152 yards in Week 10 of the 2011 season.Three interceptions by quarter...
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