November 28, 2023

Nick Mullens activated from IR, will serve as No. 2 QB


Vikings receiver Justin Jefferson (hamstring) gained’t return this week. The workforce did not activate him from injured reserve, so he will miss his sixth sport.

The Vikings will have backup quarterback Nick Mullens, nonetheless.

The workforce activated Mullens from injured reserve, and he will serve as the backup quarterback to Joshua Dobbs on Sunday night time. Jaren Hall stays out with a concussion.

Mullens missed 4 weeks with a decrease again harm however returned to apply this week.

The Vikings additionally introduced they elevated linebacker Anthony Barr and cornerback Joejuan Williams from the apply squad.

Barr, who final performed with the Vikings in 2021, signed with the workforce earlier this week with Jordan Hicks out. Williams will assist substitute Akayleb Evans, who’s out with a calf harm.

The Vikings dominated out offensive guard Chris Reed (foot) as he’s not but able to return from injured reserve.