[size=13pt]Vikings Insider: For Childress, Eagles provided a starting point[/size]

The Vikings coach incorporates a lot of methods learned at Philadelphia but modifies them to fit the present.

By JUDD ZULGAD, Star Tribune

Last update: January 4, 2009 - 2:30 PM

The evolution has been gradual.

In the three years since leaving Philadelphia to follow coach Brad Childress to Minnesota, Eric Sugarman has seen subtle behind-the-scenes alterations that have distanced the way the Vikings run things compared to how they operated with the Eagles....