Waynes (concussion) was a full participant in Thursday's practice.
Waynes' full practice session comes following a report from Andrew Krammer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune that the fourth-year pro is expected to suit up against the Dolphins on Sunday. It remains to be seen whether Waynes has cleared the league-mandated concussion protocol, as he may still have to be cleared by an independent neurologist, but he appears on track to start Week 15.
Coach Mike Zimmer said that he expects Waynes (concussion) to play against the Dolphins on Sunday, Andrew Krammer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Waynes sustained a concussion during Monday's 21-7 loss to the Seahawks, and appears to be progressing well in his recovery. The starting cornerback will need to clear the league-mandated concussion protocol before retaking the field, but appears to be trending towards suiting up against the Dolphins.
Waynes (concussion) has been ruled out for Monday's game against Seattle.
It's a discouraging development after coach Mike Zimmer suggested Friday that Waynes would likely play. There's a chance Minnesota could be erring on the side of caution here. Regardless, Waynes' absence means the Vikings will lean on the likes of Holton Hill and Mackensie Alexander to get the job done opposite Xavier Rhodes.
Waynes (concussion) did not practice Friday, Ben Goessling of the Star Tribune reports.
Waynes sustained a concussion during last week's loss to the Patriots, and has yet to return to practice. It remains to be seen whether the 26-year-old will clear the league-mandated concussion protocol in time for Monday's tilt against the Seahawks.
Coach Mike Zimmer said he expects Waynes (concussion) to play Monday against the Seahawks, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Waynes suffered the concussion last Sunday against the Patriots and was unable to practice Thursday. The positive outlook remains a good sign, but the 26-year-old still must clear the league's concussion protocol.