Safety Willie Offord's season is likely finished after injuring his knee in Sunday's win over New…
Sharper Not Playing
In his place, Willie Offord is expected to play strong safety with Corey Chavous sliding over to free safety, Sharper's usual position.
The Vikings also deactivated wide receiver Nate Burleson and linebacker E.J. Henderson due to injuries. Burleson sprained his knee last week as well, while Henderson suffered a high ankle sprain but returned to the game later.
In other game-day news, Mewelde Moore will start in place of Michael Bennett, who fumbled twice last week.
The other deactivated players for the Vikings are QB Shaun Hill, CB Laroni Gallishaw, running back Ciatrick Fason, TE Jeff Dugan and DT C.J. Mosley.
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