Vikings Close to Full Strength Heading Into Season Opener

Posted Sep 9, 2017

The Vikings will be close to full strength when they kick off the season against the New Orleans Saints on Monday night.

After missing practice on Thursday, G Danny Isidora (knee) and Tramaine Brock (groin) are the only two players listed on this week’s final injury report. Isidora has been ruled out while Brock is questionable.

Anthony Harris (quadriceps), Brian Robison (groin) and Marcus Sherels (foot) all made appearances on this week’s injury report. Teams are no longer to designate players as “probable” for games. The other options for players’ status are questionable, doubtful or out.

For the Saints, T Terron Armstead, DE Trey Hendrickson and LB Nate Stupar have been ruled out after missing practice all week. LB Stephone Anthony is questionable after being limited in practice leading up to the game.

With kickoff slated for 6:10 p.m. on Monday night, the Vikings are encouraging fans to get their early and enjoy all of the pregame festivities leading up to the regular season opener.