Luther Kirk joins Minnesota's practice squad after not being on an NFL team in Week 3. Kirk originally signed with the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2020 and joined the team's practice squad following roster cut downs on September 6. He was released from Dallas' practice squad on September 15. Kirk played collegiately at Illinois State for four seasons recording 183 tackles, 3.0 sacks, 4.0 tackles for loss, 19 passes defensed and five interceptions through 48 games (26 starts). As a senior, the Garland, Texas, native led the Redbirds with 89 tackles and earned FCS All-America honors. Kirk finished the 95th East-West Shrine Bowl with two tackles and an interception en route to earning Defensive MVP.