Adrian Peterson has been ruled out of Minnesota’s game against Philadelphia because of a sprained right foot. Peterson returned to practice Friday, and the Vikings expressed optimism about the 2012 NFL MVP playing Sunday against the Eagles.
For the Vikings, quarterback Josh Freeman was inactive for the sixth time in eight games on the roster. Cornerback Josh Robinson (sternum) was out for the second straight game, and tight end Kyle Rudolph (foot) was out for the fourth straight game.
Running back Isaac Redman is inactive for the Pittsburgh Steelers for their game against the Minnesota Vikings in London, with rookie Le’Veon Bell set to make his debut.
Christian Ponder is out, and backup Joe Webb is in at quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings.
Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber is inactive for the game at Minnesota, his home state, because of a calf injury.
Concussions are keeping Minnesota Vikings seven-time Pro Bowl left guard Steve Hutchinson and cornerback Asher Allen out of Saturday’s game against the Washington Redskins.
Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder will play in today’s game, however star RB Adrian Peterson will not, according to team officials.
The Minnesota Vikings will be without both starting cornerbacks Sunday against Carolina as Antoine Winfield is inactive with a neck injury and Chris Cook is suspended. Asher Allen and Cedric Griffin will start.
Minnesota Vikings left guard Steve Hutchinson has been deactivated for the game against Buffalo, ending a streak of 123 straight regular season starts.