Vikings Release Mike Wallace (Updated)

The Minnesota Vikings announced that they have released Mike Wallace. They also waived Austin Wentworth, a second-year player out of Fresno State.

Update: Chris Thomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that the Vikings released Wallace because he would not take a significant pay cut.

Also, Michael Rand of the Minneapolis Star Tribune has a breakdown of what went wrong, and Matt Vensel has an article about salary cap implications of releasing Wallace.

[Minnesota Vikings, Pioneer Press, Star Tribune]
Vikings
Minnesota Has Something the Niners Want But Can’t Have
By Tom Schreier - Jan 30, 2023
Vikings
Brian Flores Would Change the Culture Of the Vikings’ Defense
By Tyler Ireland - Jan 25, 2023
Vikings

Will Kevin O'Connell Avoid the Zimmer Trap?

It’s interesting to look back at how Norv Turner’s decision to resign in the middle of the 2016 season was reported at the time. Mike Zimmer had […]

Continue Reading