Matt Kalil active, will start for Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings tackle Matt Kalil is active and will start against the Green Bay Packers. So are Teddy Bridgewater (shoulder) and Adrian Peterson (hamstring).

 Minnesota Vikings left tackle Matt Kalil is active and will start after suffering a toe injury last week that kept him out of Wednesday and Thursday’s practices and had him limited on Friday.

Kalil was listed as questionable for the game, but head coach Mike Zimmer admitted he assumed Kalil would play.

Robert Blanton, also listed as questionable on Friday, is also active. So are all the players the Vikings listed as probable, including Teddy Bridgewater (shoulder) and Adrian Peterson (hamstring).

Inactive for the Vikings are QB Taylor Heinicke, CB Josh Robinson, LB Edmond Robinson, C Nick Easton, DT Kenrick Ellis, T Jeremiah Sirles and DE Justin Trattou.

For the Green Bay Packers, WRs Ty Montgomery and Jared Abbrederis are both inactive with injuries. Abbrederis is dealing with a rib/chest injury and Montgomery suffered an ankle injury last week that limited him in Thursday and Friday’s practices. Abbrederis was ruled out during the week, but Montgomery was questionable. S Micah Hyde and G T.J. Lang were also listed as questionable, but they are active.

Also inactive for the Packers are QB Brett Hundley, CB LaDarius Gunter, RB Alonzo Harris, LB Andy Mulumba and G Lane Taylor. 


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