Scout Premium Content

Lurtsema's Reaction: RB, WR and LB – Oh, My

Kevin Williams

Are the Vikings in trouble with their running game and thinned wide receiver corps? What about their linebackers? Or what about the better performances of QB Tarvaris Jackson and the defensive line? Former Viking Bob Lurtsema weighs in with his analysis on all of those topics halfway through the preseason.

VU: From preseason game one to game two, did you see much improvement, or as much as you expected? BL: When it's so vanilla, it's hard to judge. I think after you watch the game against Baltimore it will be a great test. Then you will be able to really figure out as they're going into the half. They did bounce back being down 7-0 in Pittsburgh and scored seven points of their own. It was kind of... Recommended Stories