Dalvin Cook would possibly per chance not attain Sunday’s build in opposition to the Chargers in L.A., but his outlook for a pivotal matchup in opposition to the Inexperienced Bay Packers on Monday evening in Week 16 looks sure.
Coach Mike Zimmer indicated to journalists Monday that Cook’s shoulder damage is one the working aid would possibly per chance play via.
“Yeah, it feels lawful this day,” Zimmer acknowledged of Cook’s damage. “It be too early, however the additional day helps. We are going to exact must ogle how the week goes.”
Cook performed exact 26 snaps in Sunday’s blowout victory over the Chargers and regarded to be in important distress after injuring the shoulder in the third quarter. He used to be snappy dominated out.
The working aid suffered a shoulder damage two weeks in the past, and likewise dealt with a chest damage, but has no longer skipped over a open. With Alexander Mattison going via an ankle damage, Mike Boone and Ameer Abdullah would be in line for more snaps if Cook is hindered in any admire this week.
The Vikings sit a game dull the Packers in the division bustle earlier than Monday evening’s bout.