The Vikings announced a variety of roster moves before Sunday's first practice of training camp.
The team placed linebacker Casey Matthews on the Reserve/Injured list with cornerback Josh Robinson being placed on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list.
Moreover, defensive tackle Shamar Stephen and wide receiver DaVaris Daniels were placed on the Active/Non-Football Injury list.
The Vikings have signed linebacker Casey Matthews to a contract, according to the team.
“It’s great to be here,” Matthews told Vikings.com. “I’m looking forward to a new opportunity and a new chapter in my life.”
Matthews was visiting the Vikings on Tuesday and now the team has announced his signing. Entering his fifth season in the NFL, the 26-year-old has recorded 112 total tackles, 2.5 sacks and one forced fumble.
Linebacker Casey Matthews is visiting the Vikings on Tuesday, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport.
Matthews spent four seasons with the Eagles prior to becoming an unrestricted free agent this offseason. In 2014, he had career-highs in games started (11), total tackles (53) and sacks (1.5).
Eagles quarterback Nick Foles will miss the final game of the season with a collarbone injury. It will be Foles' eighth straight game out after suffering the injury Nov. 2 against the Texans.
Cornerback Bradley Fletcher is also questionable for Sunday's game against the Giants witha a hip injury.
Jordan Matthews (knee), Beau Allen (shoulder), Brandon Bair (knee), Trent Cole (hand), Mychal Kendricks (ankle), Chris Maragos (Hamstring) and Casey Matthews (non-injury related) are all considered probable for the game.
The Eagles are 3-point underdogs against the Giants Sunday.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews returned to action Friday night against the Patriots in preseason action. Matthews, who left the first preseason game with a back injury, finished the game without a tackle.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews was forced out of Friday's preseason opener against the Bears with a lower back injury. Matthews left the game in the third quarter and was unable to return. he finished with five total tackles (four solo).
Eagles S Patrick Chung, WR Damaris Johnson and LB Casey Matthews are all active Week 9 against the Raiders.
While Chung has been ruled active, he will not get the start at safety. Earl Wolff will be called on to start for Philadelphia.
Eagles S Patrick Chung, WR Damaris Johnson and LB Casey Matthews are listed as questionable Week 9 against the Raiders.
Chung is dealing with a shoulder injury, but was able to take part in practice during the week. Johnson and Matthews were able to practice in a limited capacity Thursday.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews recovered a fumble in the team's Week 2 loss to the Chargers. Matthews did not record a tackle in the game.
The Eagles face the Chiefs in Week 3, on Thursday night.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews, who missed his last preseason game with a knee injury, made his presence felt in Saturday's preseason game against the Jaguars. Matthews registered a sack in the fourth quarter and finished with four tackles.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews was unable to play in Thursday's preseason game against the Panthers, due to a knee injury suffered in the preseason opener last week. His status moving forward remains unknown.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews was forced out of Friday's preseason opener against the Patriots with a left knee injury, the team announced. Matthews left the game in the second quarter with the injury. He recorded four tackles in a 31-22 defeat. The Eagles host the Panthers on Aug. 15.
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews suffered a concussion Week 17 at N.Y. Giants and was unable to finish the game. He had no stats before getting hurt.
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