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Players React to Culpepper Hit

Daunte Culpepper

Two questions faced Vikings players Monday after losing their starting quarterback. Was the hit on Daunte Culpepper a cheap shot, and where does the team go from here?

Players spent Monday reliving the hit that changed the Vikings' 2005 season for sure and may have in impact beyond that. When Daunte Culpepper tucked the football and ran for a first down on the final play of the first quarter in the Vikings' 38-13 loss in Carolina, he had the choice to slide or grind out extra yardage. After being hit in the helmet during a slide the previous week against Green... Recommended Stories

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