After a 132-day lockout, the NFL is back in business, and the regular season's rapidly approaching. Training camps are wrapping up, and Week 1 of the 2011 preseason is upon us.
With a handful of starting positions still up for grabs, the Vikings' coaching staff still has plenty of evaluating to do, and these preseason games provide the perfect opportunity.
Under the guidance of new head coach Leslie Frazier, the Vikings look to start the 2011 season with a clean slate.
Here are six things to watch when the Vikings take on the Titans in their preseason opener.