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Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer pumps his fist in a demonstration for his defensive line during drills on the first day of training camp at Minnesota State University in Mankato on Friday, July 25, 2014. (Pioneer Press: John Autey)

Turning around a dysfunctional defense a top priority for Vikings

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MANKATO, Minn. — Perhaps the 1:30 a.m. false alarm that chased the Vikings from their dormitory hours before their first official practice of 2014 was a clarion call for some players — a final, ear-splitting reminder of the tire fire that was Minnesota’s 2013 defense.


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