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Two Lines, Two Different Debuts

Matt Birk

The offensive and defensive lines had differing success Monday night, but players on each of those units aren't satisfied. See what they had to say, as the Vikings get set to put a wrap on the 2006 camp at Minnesota State-Mankato.

Though the Minnesota Vikings running game never got going as hoped in Monday's preseason game, center Matt Birk said that the offensive line needed a starting point to begin the process of building a cohesive unit. "I felt like we did some things well, and there were things we didn't do well," Birk said. "But it was the first game, and now we know where we need to improve." The starting... Recommended Stories