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Defensive ends call for ‘ownership' of loss

Jared Allen (Hannah Foslien/Getty)

Defensive ends Jared Allen and Brian Robison called for the Vikings to learn from the loss and not run from it, but did the Vikings get over-confident?

The Vikings' 36-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was described several ways. Words like whupped and humbled were used often in the post-game locker room. Any one of the team's units could have accepted responsibility. The offense started the game with three consecutive three-and-out drives, didn't complete a pass until the fourth drive and then fumbled away that first completion. Chris Kluwe... Recommended Stories