This is the 12th in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Minnesota Vikings' July 26 start of camp.
TODAY'S PREVIEW: 5 THINGS TO ACCOMPLISH IN CAMP
Coming off a surprise playoff appearance last season, Minnesota seems to have less questions to resolve in training camp this season than last year. The Vikings appeared to have holes and starting spots up for grabs in 2012, but answered those questions before the season started and stayed healthy, two big keys in being able to begin the season with a 4-1 record.
Being in similar position for a quick start this year would be big, with a tricky schedule at the beginning of the season. At first glance, the opponents wouldn't seem to cause too much trouble. But Minnesota opens with two road games at NFC North opponents, Detroit and Chicago, before the first home game of its final season in the Metrodome against the Cleveland Browns. From there, the Vikings "host" the Pittsburgh Steelers in London and have a bye ...