The Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday that they’ve elevated DE Kenny Willekes and LB Tuf Borland to their active roster for their game against the Steelers.
— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) December 9, 2021
Willekes, 24, is a former seventh-round pick of the Vikings back in 2020. He’s currently in the second year of his four-year rookie contract and has been on and off of Minnesota’s roster this season.
In 2021, Willekes has appeared in three games for the Vikings and recorded nine tackles and a half sack.