Vikings vs. Texans: Preseason Preview (Week 4)

The Vikings and Texans meet for the second consecutive year in the final week of the preseason. Last year, one of the only high notes came in this matchup, with the purple shutting out Houston 28-0 and Christian Ponder looking impressive. While Ponder won't play in this one, the second and third-teamers will see plenty of time.
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For many football enthusiasts, the final week of the preseason just means the regular season is one week closer. But for many others, including Leslie Frazier, it's a chance to see what the rest of your team consists of, outside of the starters.

While Christian Ponder, Adrian Peterson, and Percy Harvin won't be on the field tomorrow night in Houston, the fourth preseason game marks a spot for some current Vikings to win jobs according to KFAN's AJ Mansour, while others are looking to win contributing spots.

You also won't see many of the Houston stars such as Matt Schaub and Andre Johnson, but like the Vikings, this game means a lot for spots that aren't a lock yet.

If nothing else, perhaps the Vikes can put up a performance like they did last year to end the exhibition season on a high note, although the 2012 team looks, umm, different than the 2011 version.

As for the starting QB, you'll see plenty of this man...

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