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Detroit Lakes native Adam Thielen will enter the Vikings’ training camp fighting for a spot on the opening day roster. Brian Basham/FORUM NEWS SERVICE

Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot

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When the Minnesota Vikings report to their annual training camp in Mankato Thursday, the spotlight will be on a couple of areas, which include the quarterback position and the defense in general.


No doubt, the path the quarterback battle between incumbent Matt Cassel and rookie Teddy Bridgewater will directly determine how smooth a transition it will be for the first-year coaching staff, led by Mike Zimmer.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.