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Carolina Panthers' Jeff King (47) fumbles the ball after being hit by Minnesota Vikings' Jasper Brinkley (54) in the first half last week. AP Photo/Chuck Burton

Vikings defense wants to turn things around

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EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) -- Not all concerns in Minnesota these days have to do with Brett Favre and Brad Childress.

The quarterback-coach confrontation has gotten the headlines, but Minnesota's struggling defense has quietly become an issue. Despite ranking eighth in the league defensively, the Vikings have played poorly in losses to Carolina and Arizona the past three weeks.


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