.....in fairness it should be noted that there was a huge controversy about dirty play by Vikings defensive linemen in 1994. Those charges dogged the team all that season, during which Dungy was the defensive coordinator.
After the game of 12/12/94, as reported by yours truly:
Bruce Smith, the Bills all-pro defensive end, became the latest member of the opposition to charge that the Vikings specialize in cheap shots. Smith said Sunday the Vikings go for quarterbacks' knees, a charge also made this season by the Dolphins, Saints and Jets.
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