The Minnesota Vikings were without two of their key defenders at Wednesday’s practice. S Harrison Smith was out with a knee injury and DE Everson Griffen didn’t practice with shoulder and hip injuries.
Smith took a shot to his knee from CB Terence Newman during a scramble for a loose ball on Sunday.
LBs Eric Kendricks and Anthony Barr, along with QB Teddy Bridgewater, were all listed on the injury report but were full participants.
The Atlanta Falcons said star RB Devonta Freeman is still in the first phase of his concussion protocol and he didn’t practice on Wednesday. Neither did WR Leonard Hankerson.
Here is the full injury report for both teams:
|Harrison Smith||22||S||Knee||Did Not Part.|
|Everson Griffen||97||DE||Hip/||Did Not Part.|
|Robert Blanton||36||S||Ankle||Limited Part.|
|Sharrif Floyd||73||DT||Ankle||Limited Part.|
|Matt Kalil||75||T||Toe||Limited Part.|
|Eric Kendricks||54||LB||Ribs||Full Part.|
|Anthony Barr||55||LB||Hand||Full Part.|
|Teddy Bridgewater||5||QB||Left Shoulder||Full Part.|
|Devonta Freeman||24||RB||Concussion||Did Not Part.|
|Leonard Hankerson||85||WR||Hamstring||Did Not Part.|
|Robert Alford||23||CB||Groin||Limited Part.|
|Matt Bryant||3||K||Right Quad||Limited Part.|
|Andy Levitre||67||G||Knee||Limited Part.|
|Robenson Therezie||27||S||Hamstring||Limited Part.|