Putting the ball in the hands of multiple skills players has been a hallmark of offensive coordinator Norv Turner, who turned Darren Sproles into a rushing-receiving threat when he coached San Diego.
As the Vikings started minicamp Tuesday, their final series of organized practices before a five-week break before training camp, rookie RB Jerick McKinnon was coming along nicely.
"What jumps out to me about him is he's a quick learner," running backs coach Kirby Wilson said. "He retains the information and then he's able to come out and execute it out on the field. So that's impressive for a young guy."