Cornerback Derek Ross is a player that flashes potential often but hasn't found a level of consistency coaches need to have sustained confidence in him. He's got a history of that, but he'll get at least one more shot Sunday. Plus, get a dirty dozen player and coaching notes.
December 9, 2004
Antoine Winfield's all-around defensive presence will be missed sorely, as the cornerback is expected to miss at least one game, probably more.
December 7, 2004
While Vikings fans ponder their feeling of getting jobbed again in Green Bay, the national media doesn't seem interested in the controversial play. No matter, the Vikings still have the more favorable schedule.
November 17, 2004
There's something about the Vikings playing in Green Bay with freaky plays and controversy. Sunday's game didn't help calm those rough waters as the Packers used a highly controversial call in the final two minutes to their advantage. Plus, get notes on the good Vikings performers and the bad ones, and there were plenty of each in this tight game.
November 14, 2004
The Vikings have a nice record at 3-1, especially considering the injuries they have endured, but the player personnel department continues its quest to upgrade the defense whenever possible. Plus, get the notes and stats of the week.
October 14, 2004
The Vikings added two experienced cornerbacks last week and could sign another one in a few more weeks. They might all be contributing by the end of the season, as their experience and support from the coaches would indicate.
September 18, 2004
In an attempt to help a depleted and underperforming secondary, the Vikings signed cornerback Derek Ross off waivers this morning.
August 24, 2004