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Frustration in check? Vikings are trying

Percy Harvin (Otto Greule Jr./Getty)

The Vikings are frustrated with their performances lately and squandering opportunities, but whether it's Percy Harvin or those involved in the run defense, they are hopeful things will turn around. It's a delicate balancing act for Leslie Frazier at a critical juncture in the Vikings' season.

Whether it's the passing offense netting 44 yards or the run defense yielding 195 yards, the Vikings have plenty of work to do – both on the technical elements of their game and with a precarious emotional position. The Vikings, once 4-1, are now 5-4. If the playoffs started today, they would be on the outside looking in since building that initial five-game record. Losing three of the last four... Recommended Stories