VikingsNow Pioneer Press Antoine Winfield expected to miss Sunday's game vs AZ with neck injury, according to person with direct knowledgetinyurl.com/3jycu9d 11 minutes ago Favorite Retweet
Minnesota Vikings Pro Bowl cornerback Antoine Winfield is expected to miss Sunday's game against Arizona with a neck injury, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.
Winfield, who did not participate in Wednesday's practice, underwent a magnetic resonance imaging exam Wednesday. The severity of the injury is unknown, but the Vikings plan to hold out Winfield based on his pain, the delicate nature of neck injuries and his importance to the team.
Playing him could be risky if there is structural damage.
The Vikings are 0looking to avoid going 0-5, which would tie their worst start, set in 1962.