Posted: 8/23/2021 10:51 pm GMT
Minnesota Vikings WR Dede Westbrook (knee) will participate in practice this week but his status for the final preseason game is uncertain.
Huddle Up: Westbrook is making progress and appears to be on track to play in Week 1. He should be the No. 3 receiver for the Vikings and see a handful of targets each game. He can be a late round pick in some fantasy leagues.
Posted: 8/06/2021 11:59 pm GMT
Minnesota Vikings WR Dede Westbrook (knee) said he is confident that he will be ready for the start of the regular season.
Huddle Up: The Vikings are being cautious with Westbrook but could use him during the preseason. Westbrook likely will be the No. 3 receiver if he can stay healthy and could be a late round option in deeper leagues.
Posted: 7/30/2021 12:09 am GMT
Minnesota Vikings WR Dede Westbrook (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, July 29.
Huddle Up: Westbrook has plenty of time to prepare for the regular season and should return to the lineup at some point. He will be competing for the No. 3 receiver job during camp and has a chance to be a late round pick in deeper fantasy leagues.
Posted: 7/25/2021 11:22 pm GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, July 25. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Huddle Up: Westbrook had been linked to the Vikings throughout much of the offseason, but while he lands in a better offense, he will likely be the fourth or fifth option, at best, when it comes to targets. Westbrook will need an injury ahead of him to have any serious fantasy appeal.
Posted: 7/24/2021 10:38 pm GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) plans to sign a one-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings, according to a source.
Huddle Up: Westbrook likely will compete for the No. 3 receiver job for the Vikings and could see a decent amount of targets if he wins the job. He has a chance to be a late round pick in deeper leagues.
Posted: 7/24/2021 1:44 am GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) hinted via social media that he is interested in joining the Minnesota Vikings.
Posted: 7/23/2021 10:01 pm GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) said he is receiving interest from the San Francisco 49ers and Cincinnati Bengals in addition to the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks.
Posted: 7/23/2021 9:58 pm GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) is scheduled to meet with the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, July 25, according to a source.
Posted: 7/23/2021 6:54 pm GMT
Free agent WR Dede Westbrook (Jaguars) in in Minneapolis to work out for the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday, July 24, according to post on Westbrook's Instagram account. Westbrook reportedly has three teams interested in him but will likely sign with the Vikings if all goes well Saturday, according to a source.
Huddle Up: If healthy after recent knee issues and he winds up signing in Minnesota, Westbrook has a real shot at becoming the Vikings' No. 3 wideout, albeit behind studs Justin Jefferson and Adam Thielen.
Posted: 5/24/2021 11:50 pm GMT
Free-agent WR Dede Westbrook (knee) is expecting to be cleared to participate in football activities at the eight-month mark of his recovery (tore his anterior cruciate ligament Oct. 25, underwent surgery in November), according to Undefined's Josina Anderson, who also reports that Westbrook and the San Francisco 49ers have had 'preliminary communication' with each other recently.