Eagan, Minn. (September 3, 2018) – The Vikings announced on Monday that the team has signed TE Cole Hikutini to the practice squad.
Hikutini (6-5, 247), pronounced hick-uh-TEA-knee, joins the Vikings practice squad after being waived by the San Francisco 49ers. The second-year tight end signed with the 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 2017. Hikutini started the 2017 season on San Francisco’s practice squad before being elevated to the active roster and appearing in four games totaling two catches for 15 yards.
The Vikings practice squad is currently full with 10 players.