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Vikings Announce Roster Moves, Set 53-Man Roster

On Saturday the Vikings released the following players:

T Babatunde Aiyegbusi

DT Chigbo Anunoby

DE B.J. DuBose

G Isame Faciane

C Tom Farniok

WR Donte Foster

WR Isaac Fruechte

S Anthony Harris

RB DuJuan Harris

DT Greg Hickman

DE Leon Mackey

LB Michael Mauti

LB Brian Peters

CB Shaun Prater

FB Blake Renaud

CB Josh Thomas

T Tyrus Thompson

C Bob Vardaro

LB Brandon Watts

WR Ryan Whalen

RB Dominique Williams

OL David Yankey

Also on Saturday, G / T Jeremiah Sirles was acquired via trade from the Chargers. Sirles, who played collegiately at Nebraska, joined the Chargers as an undrafted free agent in May of 2014 and spent 11 weeks of last season on San Diego's practice squad. He saw his first NFL game action against the 49ers on Dec. 20 last season. He made his first career start on Dec. 28 against the Chiefs.

CB Jabari Price was placed on the reserved / suspended list.

So, as of Saturday evening, the Vikings roster stands as follows:

Quarterbacks (3)

QB Teddy Bridgewater

QB Shaun Hill

QB Taylor Heinicke

Running Backs (4)

RB Adrian Peterson

RB Jerick McKinnon

RB Matt Asiata

FB Zach Line

Wide Receivers (6)

WR Mike Wallace

WR Charles Johnson

WR Jarius Wright

WR Adam Thielen

WR Cordarrelle Patterson

WR Stefon Diggs

Tight Ends (4)

TE Kyle Rudolph

TE Rhett Ellison

TE MyCole Pruitt

TE Chase Ford

Offensive Linemen (9)

T Matt Kalil

G Brandon Fusco

C John Sullivan

G Mike Harris

T T.J. Clemmings

C Joe Berger

G Zac Kerin

G Austin Shepherd

G / T Jeremiah Sirles 

Defensive Line (9)

DE Everson Griffen

DT Sharrif Floyd

DT Linval Joseph

DE Brian Robison

DT Shamar Stephen

DT Tom Johnson

DE Danielle Hunter

DE Justin Trattou

DE Scott Crichton

Linebackers (6)

LB Chad Greenway

LB Anthony Barr

LB Eric Kendricks

LB Gerald Hodges Jr.

LB Audie Cole

LB Edmond Robinson 

Defensive Backs (9)

CB Xavier Rhodes

CB Terence Newman

CB Trae Waynes

CB Captain Munnerlyn

CB Marcus Sherels

S Harrison Smith

S Robert Blanton

S Andrew Sendejo

S Antone Exum Jr.

Specialists (3)

K Blair Walsh

P Jeff Locke

LS Kevin McDermott

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