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Vikings vs. Chiefs Inactives for Week 5 of 2023

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings announced the following players will be inactive for their Week 5 home game against the Kansas City Chiefs:

Safety Lewis Cine

Quarterback Nick Mullens

Tight end Nick Muse

Outside linebacker Andre Carter II

Tackle Hakeem Adeniji

Defensive lineman Khyiris Tonga

Cine has been dealing with a hamstring injury, and Mullens is dealing with a back injury.

Adeniji signed from the practice squad last week.

The list means outside linebacker Marcus Davenport, who has been working through an ankle injury, is active for the third time this season. Davenport made a mark in Week 4 at Carolina.

Vikings starting center Garrett Bradbury (back) is active for the first time since he was injured early in Week 1 against Tampa Bay.

Rookie Jaren Hall will be Minnesota's backup QB behind Kirk Cousins.

Chiefs Inactives

Kansas City announced the following players will be inactive:

Linebacker Nick Bolton

Defensive end BJ Thompson

Offensive lineman Mike Caliendo

Defensive tackle Matt Dickerson

Defensive tackle Keondre Coburn