EAGAN, Minn. — The Vikings on Wednesday announced the following 12 players have signed to the team's practice squad:
Receiver Trishton Jackson
Receiver Lucky Jackson
Cornerback Joejuan Williams
Cornerback C.J. Coldon, Jr.
Running back DeWayne McBride
Cornerback Jaylin Williams
Outside linebacker Luiji Vilain
Defensive lineman T.J. Smith
Outside linebacker Benton Whitley
Defensive lineman Sheldon Day
Offensive lineman Alan Ali
Receiver Thayer Thomas
Each of the players participated in Vikings Training Camp and the preseason.
Trishton Jackson, Lucky Jackson, Coldon, McBride, Jaylin Williams, Vilain, Smith, Whitley, Ali and Thomas were waived Tuesday during the creation of Minnesota's Initial 53. The contracts for Joejuan Williams and Day were terminated Tuesday, making the veterans free agents.
Teams are allowed up to 16 spots on their practice squads.