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Notebook: Frazier discusses his close calls

Leslie Frazier (Jim O'Connor/USA TODAY)

The Vikings had a mixed bag of results on a number of close calls made by Leslie Frazier. They went for it on fourth down three times, twice eschewing field goals. What were the results and what did he have to say about them? Plus, Frazier became more involved defensively, the offense stuck with Adrian Peterson but not the no-huddle, and injuries are taking their toll.

Leslie Frazier was faced with numerous interesting decisions throughout the Vikings' 27-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys Sunday. Some worked, some didn't. On the team's third drive and with the score tied 3-3, Frazier elected to go for a first down on fourth-and-1 from the Dallas 16-yard line instead of kicking a field goal. Peterson was stuffed for no gain, turning the ball over on downs. "When... Recommended Stories