• by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Vikings waive five players, including OT Richardson

    The Vikings waived five players Thursday in order to reach the roster limit, per the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The players involved are safety Ahmad Dixon, running back Henry Josey, tight end Ryan Otten, offensive tackle Antonio Richardson and guard Austin Wentworth.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Vikings announce inactives

    The Vikings declared safety Ahmad Dixon, cornerback Shaun Prater, running back Henry Josey, linebackers Chad Greenway and Brandon Watts, offensive tackle Carter Bykowski and guard David Yankey inactive for the game against Chicago.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Vikins declare TE Kyle Rudolph inactive vs. Dolphins

    The Vikings listed tight end Kyle Rudolph as inactive Sunday at Miami. Rudolph was listed as doubtful with a knee and ankle injury. Other inactive players included safety Ahmad Dixon, cornerback Shaun Prater, fullback Zach Line, linebacker Anthony Barr, tackle Carter Bykowski and guard Charlie Johnson. The Vikings are 4 1/2-point underdogs.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Vikings promote S Ahmad Dixon

    The Vikings elevated safety Ahmad Dixon to the active roster, reports 1500ESPN.com. "He's a guy to look at for a possibility in the future," coach Mike Zimmer said. "He looked pretty good on special teams."

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Vikings elevate Justin Trattou, add Ahmad Dixon to practice squad

    The Vikings announced several roster moves prior to Sunday's game against the Jets. The team placed rookie back Jerick McKinnon on injured reserve and elevated defensive end Justin Trattou from the practice squad. The team also added safety Ahmad Dixon to the practice squad.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Dolphins cut two, sign two to practice squad

    The Dolphins have cut cornerback Ahmad Dixon and tight end Jake Stoneburner from their practice squad while signing linebacker Jake Knott and wideout L'Damian Washington to the same unit.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bears sign KR Marc Mariani, waive S Ahmad Dixon

    The Bears signed receiver/returner Marc Mariani to a two-year contract and waived rookie safety Ahmad Dixon, the team announced.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Bears list inactives for Week 8

    The Bears have listed LB Lance Briggs, LB Jon Bostic, OL Jordan Mills, S Danny McCray, CB Terrance Mitchell, DB Ahmad Dixon and OL Charles Leno, Jr. as inactive Week 8 against the Patriots. The Bears will be without a couple notable defensive players. Both Briggs and Bostic will need more time to recover, leaving the team thin at linebacker. Jordan Mills will also miss the contest, hurting the offensive line.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Bears reveal inactives for Miami game

    The following players were ruled active for the Bears at home against Miami in Week 7: Lance Briggs, Jon Bostic, Chris Conte, Terrance Mitchell, Ahmad Dixon, Charles Leno and Trevor Scott.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Bears relatively healthy heading into Week 7 against Miami

    The Bears have ruled linebacker Lance Briggs (ribs) and defensive back Chris Conte (shoulder) out for Week 7 at home against Miami. Linebacker Jon Bostic, who is nursing a back injury, was the only player listed as questionable on the injury report for Chicago. The following players have been ruled probable for Sunday: Tackle Jermon Bushrod (knee, ankle), safety Ahmad Dixon (hamstring), running back Matt Forte (not injury related), linebacker Shea McClellin (hand), cornerback Sherrick McManis (quadricep, knee), tackle Jordan Mills (foot), defensive tackle Stephen Paea (not injury related) and linebacker D.J. Williams (neck).