Vikings Sign 9 Practice Squad Players to Futures Contracts

Posted Jan 2, 2017

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Vikings on Monday announced the signing of nine players to Reserve/Futures contracts one day after the 2016 season ended.

Players who signed are:

Sterling Bailey, DT

Moritz Böhringer, WR

Kyle Carter, TE

Cayleb Jones, WR

Marquis Lucas, T

Tre Roberson, CB

Bishop Sankey, RB

Cedric Thompson, S

Austin Shepherd, T

All nine players spent part or all of the 2016 season on the Vikings practice squad.

Receiver Isaac Fruechte, who spent much of the season on the practice squad was elevated to the 53-man roster on Saturday.