EAGAN, Minn. — The Vikings depth will be tested against the Saints because four starters have been ruled out for Sunday Night Football.
Anthony Barr (hamstring), Tom Compton (knee), Dalvin Cook (hamstring) and Andrew Sendejo (groin) have all been ruled out.
Riley Reiff (foot) was a limited participant in practice on Wednesday and Thursday, but didn’t participate on Friday. He is officially listed as doubtful to play on Sunday.
After missing last Sunday’s win over the Jets, Linval Joseph (ankle/knee) is officially listed questionable to play on Sunday night. Joseph was a limited participant all week in practice. Xavier Rhodes (ankle) is also listed as questionable.
Everson Griffen (not injury related) is slated to make his return to the Vikings lineup after being inactive in each of the past five games. Griffen returned to practice on Wednesday and was a full participant all week.
Kentrell Brothers (groin), Anthony Harris (knee) and Brandon Zylstra (neck) all appeared on the injury report this week as full participants, but are not listed on the final injury report.
For the Saints, only DL Mitch Loewen (neck) has been ruled out.
Fans can tune into Sunday’s game at 7:20 p.m. on NBC.