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Vikings create pressure without the blitz

The Vikings and Cardinals took dramatically different approaches to defense Sunday. The Cardinals blitzed more than half the time, the Vikings not once.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback John Skelton dropped back to pass 43 times Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings. Not once did the Vikings bring a blitz his way. Skelton completed 25 of 36 passes for 262 yards, one touchdown and one interception, but despite sending no blitzes, the Vikings sacked Skelton seven times. "I know we've had some multiple sack games. I don't know if we've done it that... Recommended Stories

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