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2 Vikings Cornerbacks Ruled Out for Week 3 Titans Game | Final Injury Report

EAGAN, Minn. — The shorthanded status of the Vikings defense keeps increasing.

Cornerbacks Cameron Dantzler and Mike Hughes — Minnesota's Week 1 starters — have been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans. Neither player practiced this week.

Backup cornerback and special teamer Kris Boyd (hamstring) is listed as questionable. Boyd was added to the injury report Thursday.

Running back Mike Boone (concussion) also is listed as questionable for Sunday's game.

The Vikings this week placed linebackers Anthony Barr and Troy Dye on Injured Reserve, and starting defensive end Danielle Hunter remains on Injured Reserve.

Tackle Riley Reiff (ankle) did not receive a status designation for the game and is likely to play.

Table inside Article
VIKINGS Position Injury Wednesday Thursday Friday Game Status
Cameron Dantzler CB Rib DNP DNP DNP OUT
Mike Hughes CB Neck DNP DNP DNP OUT
Mike Boone RB Concussion DNP LP FP Questionable
Riley Reiff T Ankle LP LP LP -
Kris Boyd CB Hamstring - LP LP Questionable
Troy Dye LB Foot DNP IR IR -

View photos of the Vikings preparing to take on the Titans during practice at TCO Performance Center on Sept. 24.

Friday's Titans Injury Report:The Titans ruled out receiver A.J. Brown (knee), cornerback Chris Jackson (hamstring) and linebacker Derick Roberson (illness).
The other seven players on the report this week — CB Malcolm Butler (quad), T Dennis Kelly (illness), TE Jonnu Smith (ankle), LB Vic Beasley, Jr. (knee), OL Jamil Douglas (hand), RB Darrynton Evans (hamstring) and CB Johnathan Joseph (calf/illness) — fully participated Friday and did not receive a status designation for the game.

Table inside Article
TITANS Position Injury Report Wednesday Thursday Friday Game Status
A.J. Brown WR Knee DNP DNP DNP Out
Malcolm Butler CB Quad DNP LP FP -
Chris Jackson DB Hamstring DNP LP LP Out
Dennis Kelly T Illness DNP FP FP -
Derick Roberson OLB Illness DNP DNP LP Out
Jonnu Smith TE Ankle DNP FP FP -
Vic Beasley, Jr. OLB Knee FP FP FP -
Jamil Douglas G/C Hand FP FP FP -
Darrynton Evans RB Hamstring FP FP FP -
Johnathan Joseph CB Calf/Illness FP DNP FP -

Practice Status

DNP - Did not participate in practice

LP - Limited participation in practice

FP - Full participation

(-) - Not listed

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