6 biggest takeaways from the Vikings loss to the Broncos in Week 11

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The Minnesota Vikings failed to defeat the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football in Week 11 and there was a lot to learn from the 20-21 loss.

Sunday Night Football saw two teams on winning streaks go head-to-head under the lights in Colorado. The Minnesota Vikings and Denver Broncos played a close contest that went down to the final minutes.

Despite some good performances from Vikings players, Minnesota came up short in prime time. Losing the game by a final score of 20-21, the Vikings record moved to 6-5 on the season and 4-2 on the road.

This loss hurts since it was a game that the Vikings could have won if they had played a cleaner game and avoided costly mistakes. Although Week 11 was not a game fans may want to remember, there were some things we learned about this team.

Let's take a look at six observations from Sunday Night Football to see what we can learn about the Minnesota Vikings from their disappointing loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 11 and what it could mean for the team going forward.