It’s beginning to look a lot like Mike Boone will be starting at running back for the Vikings against the Packers on Monday night.
Cook is dealing with a chest injury that head coach Mike Zimmer said he thought Cook could play through this week. A report earlier this week said he would not be playing against the Packers, however, and the missed practices do little to create a different picture.
Mattison is dealing with an ankle injury. The rookie missed last Sunday’s win over the Chargers.