Lost in all the Minnesota chaos is the play of the defense. With the same personnel that led the league in sacks a year ago, the Vikings just became the first team in the 50-year history of the franchise to go three straight games without a sack. Jared Allen, an All-Pro the last three years, has one sack and is being controlled with straight one-on-one blocking. The team has only six sacks total. Meanwhile, the run defense that was No. 1 in 2006, 2007 and 2008, and No. 2 last year, has crumbled. It ranks 13th now, and NT Pat Williams, 38, is playing like an old man.
Lost in all the Minnesota chaos is the play of the defe...
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