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Notebook: Simpson shining in receiving corps

Jerome Simpson has already surpassed what he did last season for the Vikings, becoming a favorite target of Matt Cassel on Sunday. Plus, get two dozen notes that help tell the story of the Vikings' 34-27 win.

In four games, Jerome Simpson has already surpassed his output from all of last season, one that started with a suspension and quickly went downhill with a lingering nerve injury. On Sunday, during the Minnesota Vikings' 34-27 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, Simpson was by far the favorite receiver for starting QB Matt Cassel. Of Cassel's 25 passes, 11 of them were thrown in Simpson's... Recommended Stories