Let's start by being honest: the Minnesota Vikings looked dreadful last night. Actually, dreadful might be too gracious.
The team put on a pitiful display of what some would call football, and it looked more like a high school powder-puff game to me.
Trust me, I have heard all the excuses. "They've only had 10 practices", "They didn't want to show the whole playbook," blah, blah, blah blah.
The Vikings might be able to blame 40 percent of the meltdown to the Tennessee Titans on rust, but the other 60 percent was just incompetence. Players looked slow, tired, and over matched. A lot of the fundamentals just were not there.
As bad, and let me stress the word bad, that the Vikings looked, their were five things that game me a glimmer of hope.
Let's take a look at five things that show hope for the men in purple and gold.