Vikings' TE Visanthe Shiancoe Says Teammates 'Hung it up'

Tuesday December 20th, 2011

Minnesota Vikings tight end Visanthe Shiancoe called out teammates after what he viewed as a lack of effort after Minnesota's 42-20 loss at the hands of the New Orleans Saints.

"I would say, you could see some guys hung it up," Shiancoe told ESPN radio. "Not a lot though. Like a very small handful of guys."

Shiancoe said that it was totally necessary that the guilty parties -- though unnamed -- be addressed. "You have to somehow influence that. And I will do that," Shiancoe said, according to the report. "Can't see nobody slacking off, especially when you give all your effort. That's not right, and that's not going to be accepted."

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