For Vikings fans, one play from Minnesota's 38-31 victory over the Rams on September 13 exemplifies their long-term fears: On the first snap of the fourth quarter, St. Louis wide receiver Isaac Bruce streaked by cornerback Corey Fuller on a fly pattern, even though Fuller had lined up 8 yards off him. Rams quarterback Tony Banks delivered the ball to Bruce on the dead run. Fuller then foolishly concentrated on knocking the ball out of Bruce's hands when he could've pushed him out of bounds around the Vikings' 6-yard line. Meanwhile, strong safety Robert Griffith moved toward that side of the field so late that he barely made it into viewers' TV screens as Bruce motored into the end zone for an 80-yard touchdown that tied the... More >>>