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Fusco handling adjustments in year of change

Brandon Fusco has learned a lot over the last 13 months and is in position to claim a starting job as an NFL guard. That's a big move for a center from Division II Slippery Rock, a school that had never had a player invited to the NFL Scouting Combine or Senior Bowl before he was.

Despite starting all the Vikings' preseason games to date and taking the vast majority of the first-team snaps in practice, head coach Leslie Frazier and offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave aren't ready to crown Brandon Fusco the starter. That's fine by the blue-collar offensive lineman who made the switch from a starting center at Slippery Rock to guard with the Vikings over the course of one...

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