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Tough-As-Nails Team: The defensive backs

CB Ras-I Dowling (Geoff Burke/Getty)

Defensive backs that don't mind mixing it up in run support are what the Vikings look for, and they have shown interest in a couple of those that made Dave-Te' Thomas' tough-guy team of two cornerbacks and two receivers.

Every year, the elite draft prospects garner most of the media attention leading up to draft day, and rightfully so. There are players who might not get the recognition that they deserve, but end up becoming fan favorites for their ability to handle the "grunt" work, go out and play the game like a pack of "junk yard" dogs. In order to make my Tough-As-Nails Team, I want players that perform, no... Recommended Stories

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