The offensive line was a sore spot for the Vikings in 2005, so the personnel department and new coaching staff helped assemble additional talent, acquiring guards Steve Hutchinson in free agency and Artis Hicks in a trade.
See what center Matt Birk, Hutchinson and tackles Bryant McKinnie and Mike Rosenthal have to say about the jelling process in training camp in this video package with clips of them block from FSN North.
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Friday, Aug. 11 at 6 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 15 at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 16 at 6 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 17 at 6 p.m.
FSN North will also be producing "Vikings Weekly" 52 weeks a year with quarterback Brad Johnson on Thursday nights, starting Aug. 24, along with live press conferences on Mondays during the season and post-game analysis and interviews following select games. FSN North can be found on local cable systems and on Direct TV Channel 641.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brad Johnson talks about how much playing time he wants or expects in…