Odenigbo recorded 23 tackles (18 solo), seven sacks, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries -- one of which he returned for a touchdown -- across 16 regular-season contests in 2019. Odenigbo appeared in just one NFL game during the first two years of his career, but he found success as a rotational pass rusher with the Vikings in 2019. The Northwestern product will return in 2020, and he could be in line for a larger role should the team elect to move on from Everson Griffen.
Odenigbo (hamstring) is active for Sunday's playoff game against the Saints. Odenigbo was initially listed as questionable for Sunday's wild-card contest, but he appears ready to take the field. The third-year pro plays a reserve role at defensive end behind Everson Griffen and Danielle Hunter.
Odenigbo (hamstring) relayed that he'll play in Sunday's wild-card playoff game versus the Saints, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. Odenigbo was listed as questionable, but it appears the third-year defensive end's injury is minor. He serves in a reserve role behind Everson Griffen and Danielle Hunter, and his official status will be revealed at 11:35 p.m. ET on Sunday.
Odenigbo (hamstring) is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's wild-card game against the Saints. Odenigbo plays a key rotational role along Minnesota's defensive line. If he were forced to sit out Sunday's wild-card tilt in New Orleans, Stephen Weatherly (illness) could be in line for an uptick in snaps if healthy.
Odenigbo recorded two solo tackles and a sack in Sunday's 26-23 loss to the Chiefs. Odenigbo was quiet for most of the contest, but he came up big with a sack of Matt Moore on third down to keep the lead in the fourth quarter. This is his second straight game with a sack and his third of the year, so Odenigbo is making use of limited reps.