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Lito Sheppard (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

You want matchups? Tonight's game between the Vikings and Saints has plenty of great matchups and storylines. We look at the top six.

Vikings RCB Lito Sheppard, who was signed as a free agent this offseason, vs. Saints WR Marques Colston, who had a team-leading 70 receptions for 1,074 yards and nine touchdowns last season. Sheppard was brought in to help replace Griffin, who is coming off ACL surgery. However, Sheppard did not stand out in the preseason and appeared to have lost the job to second-round rookie Chris Cook. Cook... Recommended Stories