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Vikings waive TE Higgins, set 75-man roster

Posted by: Master Tesfatsion Updated August 26th at 10:19am 272708211

The Vikings made their final roster move on Tuesday to reach the maximum 75-player limit before the 3 p.m. CT deadline.

The team waived tight end Mike Higgins, a day after activating Chase Ford off the physically unable to perform list.

Here’s a recap of the other 14 players the Vikings released or waived with an injury on Monday.

The Vikings face the Titans on Thursday, then have until 3 p.m. CT on Saturday to finalize their 53-man roster for the regular season.

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New England 2/1/15 5:30 PM
Seattle
Detroit 69 FINAL
Philadelphia 89
Portland 92 4th Qtr 0:27
Cleveland 94
Sacramento 72 3rd Qtr 0:49
Toronto 90
Boston 49 3rd Qtr 10:21
Minnesota 54
Dallas 53 3rd Qtr
Houston 54
Denver 49 3rd Qtr
New Orleans 39
Brooklyn 53 3rd Qtr
Atlanta 64
Oklahoma City 45 3rd Qtr 11:36
New York 43
Charlotte 26 2nd Qtr 5:24
San Antonio 44
LA Clippers 12 1st Qtr 5:51
Utah 14
Washington 9:30 PM
Phoenix
Toronto 0 3rd Prd
New Jersey 0
Pittsburgh 0 2nd Prd 13:23
Washington 1
Chicago 9:30 PM
Los Angeles
Temple 86 FINAL
UCF 62
Winthrop 75 FINAL
Coastal Carolina 68
Lafayette 59 FINAL
Colgate 54
Northeastern 60 FINAL
Drexel 65
Wake Forest 72 2nd OT
Florida State 72
Rhode Island 64 FINAL
Fordham 63
Delaware 82 FINAL
James Madison 88
South Carolina 58 FINAL
LSU 64
New Hampshire 63 FINAL
Maine 58
Seton Hall 80 FINAL
Marquette 70
Binghamton 68 FINAL
UMBC 56
American Univ 54 FINAL
Navy 64
Elon 65 FINAL
UNC-Wilmington 82
Wright State 74 1st OT 0:22
Oakland 79
Minnesota 58 FINAL
Penn State 63
Duquesne 55 FINAL
Richmond 86
SMU 63 FINAL
South Florida 52
Hartford 66 FINAL
Stony Brook 72
Albany 47 FINAL
Vermont 44
Hofstra 79 FINAL
William & Mary 100
UNC-Asheville 74 FINAL
Longwood 64
Radford 70 2nd Half 2:55
Char Southern 61
Holy Cross 0 Postponed
Loyola-Maryland 0
Duke 70 2nd Half 2:42
Notre Dame 69
Texas Tech 36 FINAL
Oklahoma 81
Oregon State 30 2nd Half 14:11
Arizona State 49
Morehead State 42 2nd Half 15:16
Austin Peay 39
Drake 49 2nd Half 15:34
Bradley 39
Lehigh 33 2nd Half 16:50
Bucknell 27
Rice 30 2nd Half 11:50
Houston 38
Missouri State 28 2nd Half 17:07
Illinois State 39
Loyola-Chicago 25 2nd Half 17:20
Wichita State 32
Nebraska Omaha 33 2nd Half 16:30
South Dakota St 50
Northern Iowa 33 2nd Half 14:23
Southern Ill 32
Louisville 17 1st Half 12:43
Boston College 13
St Johns 9 1st Half 11:59
Creighton 10
East Carolina 9 1st Half 13:00
Memphis 14
Georgia Tech 20 1st Half 11:45
Miami-Florida 6
Miss State 13 1st Half 14:37
Ole Miss 4
Clemson 11 1st Half 13:56
NC State 6
Indiana 6 1st Half 14:06
Purdue 11
Kansas 11 1st Half 13:12
TCU 8
Oregon 9:00 PM
Arizona
Air Force 9:00 PM
San Jose St
Stanford 10:00 PM
Washington
Rider 56 FINAL
Siena 49
Dayton 76 FINAL
Richmond 62
Eastern Kentucky 53 FINAL
Jacksonville St 73
Saint Josephs 0 Postponed
Saint Louis 0
UMBC 71 FINAL
Binghamton 55
Akron 60 FINAL
Ohio U 72
Ball State 72 FINAL
Miami-Ohio 55
Memphis 56 FINAL
Cincinnati 44
East Carolina 32 FINAL
(2) Connecticut 87
Murray State 59 FINAL
Eastern Illinois 75
Kent State 63 FINAL
Central Michigan 65
UT Martin 64 FINAL
Tennessee St 58
Eastern Michigan 56 FINAL
Western Mich 83
Bucknell 61 FINAL
Lehigh 76
Indiana 57 FINAL
Michigan State 72
Colgate 56 FINAL
Lafayette 58
Fordham 66 FINAL
Davidson 45
Duquesne 76 FINAL
St Bonaventure 64
George Mason 66 FINAL
VA Commonwealth 70
Detroit 59 FINAL
Youngstown St 58
Army 0 Postponed
Boston U 0
Loyola-Maryland 0 Postponed
Holy Cross 0
SMU 41 2nd Half 13:19
Tulsa 48
Oklahoma St 25 2nd Half 16:21
Kansas State 27
West Virginia 30 2nd Half 15:27
Texas Tech 41
Denver 41 2nd Half 16:47
South Dakota 52
Northwestern St 31 2nd Half 10:41
Central Arkansas 44
Austin Peay 50 2nd Half 9:24
SIU-Edwardsville 63
Kansas 40 2nd Half 11:39
Iowa State 45
Bowling Green 28 2nd Half 13:46
Northern Ill 50
Penn State 37 2nd Half 16:44
Minnesota 34
San Jose St 13 1st Half 13:20
Air Force 9
Boise State 24 1st Half 11:20
Colorado State 22
Utah State 13 1st Half 12:38
Wyoming 15
San Diego State 9:00 PM
Fresno State
Nevada 9:00 PM
UNLV

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