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Vikings make three more moves

Two cuts and a trade have come down

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The Minnesota Vikings have started early this morning in trimming the roster. We brought you the news about Aviante Collins earlier, and now two more players have been released:

There was also a felling that the Vikings might add a cornerback on cutdown day, but instead of waiting, the Vikings pulled the trigger on a trade:

Tito Odenigbo getting released isn’t a surprise, and neither is the Jake Browning news. I agree with Pelissero that he might be a prime candidate for the practice squad, but remember he has to clear waivers first.

As to the Fields trade, here’s some Kansas City perspective on the player:

For what it’s worth, here’s his 2019 preseason grades from PFF:

Fields is an undrafted free agent from Clemson, and is a rookie. For the Vikings to give up any compensation on him is notable in that regard. As soon as we find out what the details of the trade are, we’ll update the info here.

UPDATE: It appears the Vikings sent the Chiefs a 2021 seventh round pick: