EAGAN, Minn. — The Vikings (5-3-1) have released Friday’s injury report as the team gets set to take on the Chicago Bears (6-3) for first place in the NFC North on NBC’s Sunday Night Football.
Linebacker Anthony Barr (hamstring) practiced on Thursday and Friday as a limited participant after not participating in practice on Wednesday. Barr is listed as questionable for Sunday.
Tight end David Morgan (knee) and safety Andrew Sendejo (groin) are both listed as out for Sunday’s game.Both players did not participate in practice this week.
Tackle Mike Remmers (low back), guard Tom Compton (knee), cornerback Xavier Rhodes (foot) and wide receiver Adam Thielen (low back/calf) were all limited in practice on Wednesday and Thursday. Remmers and Thielen were limited again on Friday, but Compton and Rhodes fully participated.
Remmers and Compton were listed as questionable for Sunday. Rhodes and Thielen were not given a status and are expected to play.
Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was not listed on the injury report for the first time since Week 3. The running back confirmed he is ready to go for Sunday Night earlier in the week.
“This is a big week for me to be healthy and out there I’m just happy man to be flying around with my teammates,” Cook said. “We are going to see if I’m 100 percent, but my body, I feel great.”
Offensive Coordinator John DeFilippo added the he believe Cook is “full-go” for Sunday when he addressed the media at his press conference on Thursday.
Wide receiver Stefon Diggs (rib) and nose tackle Linval Joseph (ankle/shoulder) were both full participants in practice all week and are expected to play.
Diggs sat out his first game this year against the Detroit Lions in Week 9 and confirmed he would “be out there” against the Bears.
“It was like watching your brothers go outside to play and you have to stay in the house,” Diggs said. “I’ll be out there. I feel good now. I just needed a little bit of time.”
Defensive end Everson Griffen (toe) and wide receiver Chad Beebe (abdomen) were both added to the injury report for the first time this week on Thursday. Both players were full participants on Friday and are expected to play for the Vikings on Sunday.
The Bears are dealing with fewer injuries.
Tight end Dion Sims (concussion) is out. Receiver Javon Wims (knee) and defensive tackle Bilal Nichols (knee) were added to the injury report this week and are listed as questionable.
To view the full injury report for both teams click here.