The Vikings' outlook at safety for Monday night's game at Seattle is uncertain with Harrison Smith and Anthony Harris limited by injuries. They have been "in and out" during 11-on-11 practice reps this week.
Reporters Ben Goessling and Andrew Krammer say the outlook for Minnesota's offense being healthy against Seattle is looking optimistic, but the potential for their ability to overcome the Seahawks is less however.
Russell Wilson, who last week became the first quarterback to open his career with eight consecutive winning seasons, has thrown 157 touchdowns and only nine interceptions in the red zone in 136 games.
Reporters Ben Goessling and Andrew Krammer say that despite the bye week there are still lingering injuries with some of the Vikings players, including Adam Thielen, which could affect them against Seattle.
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has a lot of respect for Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson and says he's taken the extra time during the bye week to prepare for what he says will be a very tough game to win.
Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs says that their roster depth has enabled them to be successful without Adam Thielen over the past four weeks and will be necessary as they near the end of the season.