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Key matchup: Depleted secondary vs. Big Ben

Josh Robinson (Jerry Lal/USA TODAY)

The Vikings secondary was struggling a bit before two of Minnesota's starters went down with injury. This game could be reminiscent of the 2006 matchup with New England.

Injuries are part of every NFL season and go a long way to determining the success or failure of an NFL team. As the Vikings face their first significant pressing injury concern of the season, with cornerback Chris Cook and safety Jamarca Sanford both ruled out for Sunday's game with the Steelers, the Vikings secondary will be depleted, making the battle between Josh Robinson, Marcus Sherels...

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