The Vikings released safety Brandan Bishop, offensive tackles Kevin Murphy and Pierce Burton, defensive ends Jake Snyder and Tyler Scott, defensive tackle Kheeston Randall, receivers Kamar Jorden, Erik Lora and Andy Cruse, and cornerbacks Derek Cox and Robert Steeples. Minnesota also waived/injured safety Mistral Raymond, who suffered a concussion in the preseason opener.
The Vikings signed defensive tackle Kheeston Randall to a reserve/futures contract. He played in 12 games for the Dolphins in 2012.
The Bengals announced Tuesday they signed defensive tackle Kheeston Randall. The second-year player totaled eight tackles in 12 games for Miami last season.
The Dolphins officially finalized their 53-man roster Saturday by terminating the contract of linebacker Antwan Applewhite. Miami also placed tackle Jeff Adams and quarterback Aaron Corp on the Reserve/Suspended List by the NFL. In addition, the Dolphins waived the following 19 players from the roster: guard Chris Barker, center Sam Brenner, wide receiver Chad Bumphis, wide receiver Keenan Davis, defensive tackle A.J. Francis, running back Jonas Gray, safety Keelan Johnson, safety Jordan Kovacs, tackle Andrew McDonald, wide receiver Marvin McNutt, tight end Kyle Miller, defensive end Tristan Okpalaugo, cornerback Julian Posey, cornerback De'Andre Presley, defensive tackle Kheeston Randall defensive tackle Tracy Robertson, linebacker Lee Robinson, linebacker Austin Spitler and wide receiver Brian Tyms.
The Dolphins' draft was highlighted by the selection of Ryan Tannehill, but they added three defenders. Miami (Fla.) defensive end Olivier Vernon, Oregon linebacker Josh Kaddu and Texas defensive tackle Kheeston Randall got their names called by the Fins.