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Is youth in secondary limiting play-calling?

Harrison Smith (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

The Vikings have a young secondary. Besides Antoine Winfield, the starting defensive backs entered the season with a combined 13 NFL starts. But is youth limiting the defensive play-calling? Coaches and players weigh in.

Youth hasn't been serving the Vikings well in the secondary when it counts most, but the players and coaches insist that a young secondary isn't restricting the play-calling of defensive coordinator Alan Williams – a rookie himself in that role. The Vikings are starting rookie safety Harrison Smith, second-year safety Mistral Raymond (who had five starts last year), CB Chris Cook (who had eight...

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