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Sunday slant: Young roster needs leadership

Kevin Williams (Bruce Kluckhohn/US Presswire)

The numbers don't lie. The Vikings continue to get younger. It's looking like a quicker, more athletic bunch, but with more than half the current roster in their first or second NFL season, it means veteran leadership is at a premium.

Kevin Williams says he's "barely 30." In August, he'll turn 32. That might be Williams' self-preserving way of trying to stay young on a Minnesota Vikings team that is looking younger by the year. One of the league's oldest teams two years ago has a chance to be one of the youngest – if not hold that distinction in 2012 by itself. Williams is one of three players on the Minnesota Vikings that...

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