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Vikings set sights on improvement

Chad Greenway (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

The Vikings got off to a 7-1 start this year, but they aren't satisfied. Players on offense, defense and special teams outlines areas they've done well and where they can make improvements.

For the symmetrical world of the NFL with its 32 teams divided into eight four-team divisions, the concept of the bye week is a time for players to heal from injuries accumulated during the preseason and the regular season and a chance to recharge their batteries for the stretch run in November and December. For the Vikings, the bye week fell exactly in the middle of their 2009 regular... Recommended Stories