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Twin Cities Nov 16, 2020
LB Ryan Connelly inactive for Vikings at Chicago

LB Ryan Connelly inactive for Vikings at Chicago

With the Vikings having six healthy linebackers, Ryan Connelly was inactive for Monday’s game at Chicago. Todd Davis was active after being activated last Tuesday off the COVID-19 list. The Vikings also have available Eric Kendricks, Eric Wilson, Troy Dye and Hardy Nickerson. After being picked up off waivers Sept. 6 from the New York […]

Vikings midseason report: Linebackers lack depth, but not elite leader

The Vikings are halfway through their 2020 schedule at 3-5. Every day leading up to Monday night's game in Chicago, we'll break down how each position has fared so far. Roster WLB: Troy Dye, Ryan Connelly MLB: Eric Kendricks, Hardy Nickerson, Todd Davis SLB: Eric Wilson, Nickerson IR: Anthony Barr Preseason expectations Depth? Who needs depth, right? Former UCLA teammates Eric Kendricks and Anthony Barr were expected to keep right on lining up next to each other as three-down backers throughout their sixth NFL season together. In their five seasons as professional teammates, Barr and...
Daily Norseman Oct 31, 2020
More roster moves for the Vikings before Sunday’s game

More roster moves for the Vikings before Sunday’s game

Photo by Matthew Pearce/Icon Sportswire via Let’s do a full rundown, shall we? In addition to activating cornerback Cameron Dantzler from the reserve/COVID-19 list on Saturday afternoon, the Vikings made a host of other roster moves leading up to their contest in Green Bay on Sunday. Let’s run down all of them for you here. The team has activated rookie linebacker Troy Dye from injured reserve. Dye was designated for return from IR earlier this week, and that opened up a 21-day window that allowed him to practice with the team and allow the Vikings to decide whether to add him to...
Twin Cities Oct 30, 2020
Source: Vikings LB Todd Davis tests positive for COVID-19, Troy Dye to start Sunday in base defense

Source: Vikings LB Todd Davis tests positive for COVID-19, Troy Dye to start Sunday in base defense

Rookie Troy Dye is expected to be activated off injured reserve and start in Davis' place.
Daily Norseman Oct 26, 2020
Vikings designate Pat Elflein and Troy Dye to return from Injured Reserve

Vikings designate Pat Elflein and Troy Dye to return from Injured Reserve

Photo by Rob Leiter via Do we actually appreciate Pat Elflein now? With the bye week firmly in the rear view mirror, the Minnesota Vikings are welcoming back a pair of players. One of them was a starter when the season began, while the other may have an opportunity to play a much bigger role for the Minnesota defense. The team has announced that they are designating guard Pat Elflein and linebacker Troy Dye to return from injured reserve. Elflein was the starter at right guard to begin the season, but was placed on injured reserve after suffering a thumb injury in practice about a month...
Twin Cities Oct 26, 2020
Vikings hope to get guard Pat Elflein back soon, designate him for return from injured reserve

Vikings hope to get guard Pat Elflein back soon, designate him for return from injured reserve

It appears some help could be on the way for the Vikings up front. While the offensive line has struggled immensely through the first six games of the season, the Vikings (1-5) got a boost Monday when they designated guard Pat Elflein for return from injured reserve. They also designated linebacker Troy Dye for return […]

Guard Pat Elflein, linebacker Troy Dye return to practice, begin three-week IR window

The Vikings will get a couple reinforcements at practice upon returning from the bye week, as right guard Pat Elflein and linebacker Troy Dye have been cleared to take a step toward playing again. The Vikings designated Elflein and Dye to return from injured reserve on Monday, meaning they've started a 21-day window during which both players can practice but will remain on I.R. until activated. The team must activate the player within three weeks, or the player remains on I.R. for the season. Elflein was placed on injured reserve after tearing a ligament in his thumb during practice following...

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