The Vikes had an awful 2011 campaign, capped off with a devastating Adrian Peterson season-ending injury in late December.
Worst of all, Christian Ponder regressed down the stretch, losing snaps to Joe Webb in crunch time of the team’s final games.
The defense has holes all over it, and the offense stumbled out of the gates and never recovered. They’ll have the third overall pick, but there’s not much reason for optimism in 2012. —Peter Schrager
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