EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings (11-3) on Thursday ruled out center Garrett Bradbury for their Week 16 game against the New York Giants (8-5-1), which is scheduled to kickoff at noon (CT) Saturday.
Bradbury has been dealing with a back injury that sidelined him in Weeks 14 and 15. Austin Schlottmann is likely to start in his place for the third consecutive game.
It was further complicated because Bradbury was in a car accident after last week's game.
Vikings Injury Report:
Minnesota also listed linebacker Eric Kendricks (hip) and cornerback Cameron Dantzler, Sr. (ankle), as questionable for the regular-season home finale.
Vikings Head Coach Kevin O'Connell said Kendricks is progressing well and fully participated Thursday. He said Dantzler was limited.
None of the other players who appeared on the injury report this week received a designation.
Receiver Adam Thielen (not injury related — rest), linebacker Brian Asamoah II (ankle) and outside linebacker Pat Jones II (illness) are expected to be available.
|Adam Thielen||WR||NIR - Rest||-||LP||FP||-|
|Cameron Dantzler, Sr.||CB||Ankle||-||LP||LP||QUESTIONABLE|
Giants Injury Report:
New York ruled out cornerback Adoree' Jackson (knee) and offensive lineman Shane Lemieux (toe).
Neither player practiced this week.
The other Giants on the injury report did not receive a designation for the game.
Offensive lineman Evan Neal (shoulder), outside linebacker Kayvon Thibodeaux (elbow), tight end Nick Vannett (shoulder), defensive lineman Leonard Williams (neck) and receiver Isaiah Hodgins (calf) are expected to be available. Hodgins was added to the report on Thursday.
Look back at photos over the course of time featuring games between the Vikings and the Giants.
DNP - Did not participate in practice
LP - Limited participation in practice
FP - Full participation
(-) - Not listed
Out - Player will not play
Doubtful - Player is unlikely to play
Questionable - Player is not certain to play
(-) - Not listed