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Sunday slant: First test of depth ahead

The Vikings will find out if their youth movement can stand the test of depth. Chris Cook is out for about two months, moving third-round draftee Josh Robison into a starting role and youngster A.J. Jefferson in a great role, too. An already-young secondary is getting even younger.

The real test of drafting strength beyond the first round begins. With Chris Cook lost until the end of the regular season with a broken right arm suffered Thursday night, the Vikings have their first real test of depth ahead of them at a position that was likely to get tested more stringently in the second half of the season anyways. The process of backfilling a roster that was dangerously old... Recommended Stories