Minnesota Vikings roster cuts tracker: 53-man roster surprises (UPDATED)

It’s NFL roster lower day, which suggests the Minnesota Vikings, like all NFL groups, should trim their workforce all the way down to 53 males earlier than the 4 p.m. ET deadline.

Somewhat than merely write out each roster lower, we’ll concentrate on among the ones you didn’t see coming.

For Minnesota Vikings followers, there aren’t many that can qualify. Minnesota is a workforce in transition, hoping to make the postseason after a down yr within the NFC North. Regardless of enjoying in the identical division as Aaron Rodgers, the Vikings are seemingly all the time an NFC Wild Card risk with Kirk Cousins on the quarterback place.

Vikings roster cuts: Kellen Mond launched

Mond was drafted in 2021 by a distinct regime, so it’s not stunning that there wasn’t a roster spot out there for him. It’s grow to be commonplace for groups to maintain two quarterbacks tops on the 53-man. So, after Minnesota traded for Nick Mullens, Mond was a simple goal to be on the way in which out.

It’s an unlucky finish for a person Mike Zimmer hated with a burning ardour, for some cause.

Vikings roster cuts: Jaylen Twyman launched

Additionally from a distinct regime, Twyman was an inspiration story on the defensive position. The previous sixth-round decide from Pittsburgh was shot 4 occasions in Washington D.C., and made his approach again to the enjoying area. Sadly, he wasn’t capable of make sufficient of an influence to stay on the 53-man roster.

Vikings roster cuts: Preserving monitor

For many who desire a full tracker, The Viking Age provides a full-scale lower tracker right here.