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Sunday slant: Midseason tendencies to digest

Bill Musgrave (Jon Dahlin/Viking Update)

What should the Vikings be attempting more often and where have they had their greatest success? We go in-depth with the stats, tendencies and efficiencies in the first half of the season.

Stats might be, as the saying goes, for losers (insert punchline here), but after the Minnesota Vikings have lost two of their last three games to fall to 5-3, we turned to the stats at the midpoint of their season for some insight. Going deep: Without a doubt, the most mind-boggling stat we dragged up in our stupor-induced squinting session at the midseason mark is from the passing game: The...

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