Purple Podcast, ep 13B: How can Vikings counter Drew Brees' deep passes?
If you’re Adrian Peterson’d out and are craving football analysis, Andrew Krammer and Derek Wetmore preview the Vikings-Saints matchup for Sunday. The key matchup we’re watching will be Matt Cassel versus New Orleans’ secondary. Who will have the edge? -- How does Jimmy Graham compare to the most recent tight end threat the Vikings faced, Rob Gronkowski? How can the Vikings defend Drew Brees and the Saints’ vertical offense? With Brees’ downfield accuracy, what tactics can Minnesota employ to counter it? -- We go over other Vikings injuries of minor concern. And make a prediction for the outcome of the game.