Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 8/6/12
MANKATO, Minn. Since Minnesota Vikings rookie receiver Greg Childs was diagnosed with torn patellar tendons in both knees, his long-term prognosis and whether he would play for Minnesota again has become a viable question. Childs recovered from a torn patellar tendon while in college to be drafted by the Vikings in the fourth round of April's draft and there was no doubt in his mind that he would return when he spoke with Vikings coach Leslie Frazier. "He was distraught as you would expect," Frazier said Monday. "It's hard. But he really had a frame of mind where, because he's experienced adversity before, he really feels as though he's going to be able to bounce back from this and he's going to work extremely hard and get back to playing again. That was his attitude, and those were the words that he shared with me: Coach, I'll be back. I'm going to, just like I did before, work as hard as I can and I'll be out here to help the Vikings.' And I said, 'Well, that's a great attitude...
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