Alexander (ankle) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice. Alexander sat out the Vikings' season opener due to an ankle injury sustained nearly a month ago, but appears to be nearing recovery. It still remains to be seen whether Alexander will suit up against the Packers on Sunday.
Alexander (ankle) won't play Sunday against the 49ers, Dianna Russini of ESPN reports. Alexander has been battling this ankle injury since the second preseason game. His absence will open the door for rookie first-round pick Mike Hughes to have a large role as the Vikings' slot corner in the season opener.
Alexander (ankle) is listed as doubtful on the official injury report for Sunday's game against the 49ers. Alexander suffered an ankle injury during an August 18 preseason game and returned to practice Thursday and Friday on a limited basis, but it doesn't sound like he's ready to play in a game. Rookie Mike Hughes will take over slot corner duties if Alexander is out.
Alexander (ankle) missed practice Wednesday, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Alexander suffered an ankle injury during an August 18 preseason game and hasn't returned to practice. Although X-rays on the injury were negative, he looks unlikely to play Sunday at this point. Rookie Mike Hughes would take over slot corner duties if Alexander is out.
Alexander (ankle) will not play in Friday's preseason game against the Seahawks. Alexander shed his walking boot Tuesday, suggesting the issue may not be overly severe. However, he will sit out of Friday's preseason tilt as he continues to recover. When healthy, Alexander is expected to fill a depth role at cornerback for Minnesota in 2018.
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