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Vikings Battle Thin-Air Questioning

Darren Sharper (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Much of the talk – at least from reporters – at Winter Park on Wednesday centered on the thin air the Vikings will play in at Denver on Sunday. How much of an effect it will have is up for debate, but the questioning provided some light moments with a number of players.

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