Vikings Cut QB Kafka, Leaving Heinicke As 3rd-String OptionThe Minnesota Vikings have waived quarterback Mike Kafka. The move was made Tuesday with an injury designation. That means if Kafka is not claimed by another team, the Vikings can either place him on injured reserve for the season or reach an agreement on an injury settlement.
Former Northwestern QB Battling For Vikings 3rd String JobOne player who played well on turf in Minnesota is Mike Kafka.The former Northwestern quarterback is battling for the third-team quarterback spot, remembering a day from his past when he came to town and dominated a Saturday afternoon at the Metrodome.
Vikings Top Steelers 14-3 In Hall Of Fame GameBackup quarterback Mike Kafka threw a touchdown pass and running back Joe Banyard ran for another score to help the Minnesota Vikings beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-3 on Sunday night in the Hall of Fame game.
Vikings Sign Gree Agents Mike Kafka, Caesar RayfordThe Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they've signed free agent quarterback Mike Kafka and defensive end Caesar Rayford. Kafka, a quarterback out of Northwestern, is entering his fifth NFL season. Rayford is a defensive end out of Washington in his third NFL season.