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Notebook: ‘Loafs' comment gets results

Brian Robison (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Vikings defenders took exception to Alan Williams saying there were ‘loafs' against the Seahawks. A couple of defenders admitted they were "pissed" about the comment. Plus, Christian Ponder admits his knee was bothering him, and he and Adrian Peterson disagree about Percy Harvin's absence.

Alan Williams may have pulled a perfectly executed motivational ploy last Thursday. Williams, the Vikings' defensive coordinator, was asked about the team's lack of turnovers and proceeded to talk about seeing "loafs" on film as he revisited Minnesota's loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Defenders saw those comments and took exception to them. "I think a lot of us were upset with that because we didn't... Recommended Stories