Britton Colquitt was on the Vikings' practice field Thursday, after being released earlier in the week. But the Vikings have reversed course on plans to keep Colquitt, instead agreeing to terms with ex-Steeler Jordan Berry.
Some notable names cut from the team include defensive end Everson Griffen, who was recently signed by the team. Running back Ameer Abdullah, offensive lineman Dakota Dozier, quarterback Jake Browning and long-snapper Andrew DePaola were also cut.
Patrick Mahomes was nearly perfect Friday night, throwing for 117 yards and two scores in his only two chances with the ball and leading the Kansas City Chiefs to a 28-25 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in their preseason finale.
Vikings QB Kirk Cousins and head coach Mike Zimmer met with reporters on Wednesday. One topic thrown Cousins' way was the meeting the team had earlier this week with Dr. Michael Osterholm, a top infectious disease expert.
Through two preseason games, the Vikings offense has yet to find the endzone after the Indianapolis Colts handed Mike Zimmer his first consecutive preseason defeats with a 12-10 decision Saturday night at U.S. Bank Stadium.