8:04 AM EDT, Mon August 21, 2017
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 14 hours ago

Vikings' roster returns to near full strength a week from third preseason game

The Vikings are as close to full strength as they’ve been all summer. Cornerback Trae Waynes, left guard Alex Boone, strong safety Andrew Sendejo, left tackle Riley Reiff, receiver Laquon Treadwell, running back Latavius Murray and linebacker Kentrell Brothers all were back in pads and participated in all of practice after missing Friday night’s 20-13 preseason loss at Seattle. No. 3 quarterback Taylor Heinicke did not practice. But the Vikings still had a third quarterback after signing former Gopher Mitch Leidner. Near the end of practice, defensive end Brian Robison limped slowly to...

Dalvin Cook, Ifeadi Odenigbo stand out in Vikings' loss to Seahawks

SEATTLE — The Vikings’ perfect preseason ended in the second game during a 20-13 loss to the Seahawks on Friday night. So let’s update our Vikings stock watch after the exhibition: Up 1. RB Dalvin Cook: Cook broke arm tackles on his way to picking up 33 yards on three consecutive carries against the Seahawks, showing off his combination of power and elusiveness once he finds a seam. Cook’s production came behind a patchwork offensive line that expects to return two of its starters — Alex Boone and Riley Reiff — for the next preseason game on Aug. 27. 2. DE Ifeadi Odenigbo: The...

Riley Reiff, Latavius Murray not playing in Seattle as Vikings debuts still on hold

SEATTLE — The debuts of Vikings left tackle Riley Reiff and running back Latavius Murray will wait at least one more week. Reiff (back) and Murray (ankle) are two of seven injured players who won’t be suiting up for the Vikings during Friday night’s exhibition in Seattle, the team announced. Neither has played in two preseason games. Receiver Laquon Treadwell (hamstring), cornerback Trae Waynes (shoulder), guard Alex Boone (undisclosed), safety Andrew Sendejo (undisclosed) and linebacker Kentrell Brothers (hamstring) also are not playing vs. the Seahawks. Due mainly to Reiff’s back...

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