The Vikings have lost back-to-back preseason games for the first time in the Mike Zimmer era.
OK, so the preseason isn’t that important, especially when looking at a team’s wins and losses. What is important, though, is how the Vikings’ younger talent develops through the game. Overall, the team’s younger core hasn’t been good enough to pull off wins, but certain players have shown promise.
Minnesota also needs its newly signed veterans to mix in well with what the Vikings are trying to do. We get it — it’s the preseason, but here are a few things to look forward to about the game Friday: