EAGAN, Minn. — The Vikings have released Friday’s injury report ahead of Sunday’s Border Battle with the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field.
Center Pat Elflein (ankle/shoulder) was listed as a limited participant in practice all week and has been declared out for Sunday’s game.
Cornerback Mackensie Alexander (ankle) did not play during Week 1’s game against the 49ers. Alexander has been a full participant in practice this week and is looking forward to traveling to Green Bay to face the Packers. He is likely to play on Sunday.
Defensive end Everson Griffen (toe) was first added to the injury report on Thursday as a limited participant in practice. Griffen was a full participant in Friday’s practice, and Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer confirmed that Griffen will be good to go on Sunday.
Running back Roc Thomas (ankle) and cornerback Trae Waynes (knee) have been full participants in practice all week and are both expected to play.
The Packers have just released the team’s injury report.
Green Bay Packers did not practice on Friday and practiced on Saturday.
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers did not practice Wednesday and Thursday and would have sat out if the Packers practiced Friday. Rodgers is listed as questionable for the game.
UPDATE: Rodgers practiced with the Packers on Saturday and remains questionable for Sunday.
Head Coach Mike McCarthy said Rodgers "feels better than he did at the beginning of the week" in his press conference on Friday on packers.com. McCarthy said that he “knows (Aaron) wants to play” and confirmed that Rodgers had been at all team meetings this week.
The head coach said that the team’s final practice this week on Saturday would be a big indicator on whether Rodgers will play or not. McCarthy said that Rodgers has proved in the past that he can play with no reps in practice before a game.
Rodgers suffered an injury early in Week 1’s game on Sunday Night Football against the Chicago Bears , but was able to return and play the last two quarters to led Green Bay to a 24-23 comeback victory.
Wide receiver Davante Adams (shoulder) was listed as a non-participant in practice on Wednesday, was a limited participant in practice of Thursday and would have been limited on Friday. Adams is listed as questionable for Sunday.
Linebacker Oren Burks (shoulder) was listed as limited in practice on Wednesday, Thursday and would have been limited on Friday. Burks is listed as questionable.
Safety Josh Jones (ankle) did not participate in practices on Wednesday, Thursday and would not have practice on Friday. Jones is listed as out.
To view the full injury report for both teams click here.