Vikings' 53-man roster ... for now

A little less than 24 hours ago, it appeared as though Tarvaris Jackson would be traded. Instead, he's on the Vikings' 53-man roster, which became finalized earlier today.

Here is the final 53-man Vikings roster following Saturday's cutdown of 22 players:

QUARTERBACKS (3) - Brett Favre, Sage Rosenfels, Tarvaris Jackson.

RUNNING BACKS (4) - Adrian Peterson, Chester Taylor, Albert Young, Naufahu Tahi.

WIDE RECEIVERS (6) - Bernard Berrian, Sidney Rice, Percy Harvin, Bobby Wade, Darius Reynaud, Jaymar Johnson.

TIGHT ENDS (3) - Visanthe Shiancoe, Jim Kleinsasser, Jeff Dugan.

OFFENSIVE LINEMEN (8) - Bryant McKinnie, Steve Hutchinson, John Sullivan, Anthony Herrera, Phil Loadholt, Ryan Cook, Artis Hicks, Jon Cooper.

DEFENSIVE LINEMEN (9) - Jared Allen, Kevin Williams, Pat Williams, Ray Edwards, Brian Robison, Jayme Mitchell, Fred Evans, Jimmy Kennedy, Letroy Guion.

LINEBACKERS (7) - Chad Greenway, E.J. Henderson, Ben Leber, Heath Farwell, Erin Henderson, Jasper Brinkley, Kenny Onatolu.

DEFENSIVE BACKS (10) - Antoine Winfield, Cedric Griffin, Madieu Williams, Tyrell Johnson, Benny Sapp, Karl Paymah, Jamarca Sanford, Asher Allen, Eric Frampton, Husain Abdullah.

SPECIALISTS (3) - Ryan Longwell, Chris Kluwe, Cullen Loeffler.

PLAYERS RELEASED SATURDAY - QB John David Booty; RBs Ian Johnson and Nehemiah Broughton; WRs Nick Moore, Bobby Williams and Vinny Perretta; TEs Garrett Mills and Jake Nordin; OLs Drew Radovich, Chris Clark, Juan Garcia, Brian Daniels, and Andy Kemp; DLs Otis Grigsby, Martail Burnett, Antoine Holmes and Tremaine Johnson; LB David Herron; DBs Marcus McCauley, De'von Hall, Marcus Walker and Colt Anderson.


Viking Update Top Stories