EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. –The Vikings return to the University of Minnesota to square off against the two-time defending NFC Champions, Seattle Seahawks this Sunday without a pair of defensive starters in DT Linval Joseph (foot) and S Andrew Sendejo (knee).
Joseph and Sendejo were unable to participate in any of this week's practices.
S Harrison Smith (knee) and LB Anthony Barr (hand/groin) both participated in Friday's practice in a limited capacity and both are officially listed as questionable to play against the Seahawks on Sunday.
S Robert Blanton and CB Trae Waynes, both listed on the injury report with ankle injuries, were able to fully participate in all three practices this week and are probable to play on Sunday.
A player listed as questionable has a 50 percent chance of playing on Sunday, while a probable listing gives means that player is a virtual certainty to play this weekend.
For the Seahawks, RB Marshawn Lynch (abdomen), WR Paul Richardson (hamstring), DE Demarcus Dobbs (concussion) and DT Jordan Hill (toe) all have been ruled out of Sunday's contest after not practicing for the Seahawks all week.
FB Will Tukuafu (concussion) and CB Marcus Burley were limited in practice this week; both are officially listed as questionable for Seattle.
C Patrick Lewis (knee), S Earl Thomas (hip), CB Jeremy Lane (knee) and DE Michael Bennett (non-injury related) are all listed on this week's injury report but are all probable to play when Seattle makes the journey to the Land of 10,000 Lakes on Sunday.