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CB Allen working on flaws

Asher Allen (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty)

Cornerback Asher Allen found himself on the bench at the start of last season. This year, he knows what went wrong early in 2009, and the playing time he got later in the season provided him with film to review his flaws. With increased competition this year, he's working to gain more confidence from the coaches.

Asher Allen isn't certain where he'll fit into the Vikings defense this year – he's hoping for more opportunities – but he is a more confident cornerback in his second NFL season. "That's the thing about it. If you don't have the confidence of your teammates and your coaches, you're not going to go out there and play," he said. "I've been trying to do the little things and hopefully the guys out... Recommended Stories

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