With Adrian Peterson doubtful, the running back workload may fall to Matt Asiata again. Neither Cole or Gerhart were able to practice this week.
Since joining the starting lineup, Cole has totaled 35 tackles (22 solo) in his last three games. He also has one sack and one pass defense since Week 12.
Cole had one sack, two tackles for loss and three quarterback hits.
"Audie did a terrific job, the way he orchestrated things throughout the day," coach Leslie Frazier, per the Pioneer Press. "He had a great week of practice the way he prepared. His performance was very, very good. I think our defense did a lot of good things today and I think Audie had a lot to do with that."
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