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Vikings find a flurry of sacks

Jared Allen (Andy Blenkush/AP)

The Vikings had gone three games without a sack, but the floodgates opened Sunday in the Metrodome, especially late in the game. What happened? The players and coach try to explain.

After going more than three games without a sack, the Vikings defense doubled their season output Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. The team's three-game stretch was the longest in franchise history, but from the Cardinals' first snap until their last, the defense was applying pressure on quarterback Derek Anderson. By the time the game ended, the Vikings had six sacks and 11 quarterback hits...

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