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Coaches, Teammates Defend Johnson

Brad Johnson

Although quarterback Brad Johnson has had poor showings in each of the Vikings' last two losses, his head coach and his teammates say there is more to the offensive struggles than mistakes at quarterback.

Two weeks after appearing as if it had gotten on track, the Vikings' offense has returned to its early-season ways. And that isn't a good thing if you're Brad Childress. The Vikings' coach and chief play-caller saw his offense account for 24 of his team's 31 points in an impressive victory on Oct. 22 at Seattle. But in back-to-back losses to New England and the 49ers, the offense did not... Recommended Stories

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