The Week 11 Purple Depth Chart

Oct 17, 2021; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA; Minnesota Vikings kicker Greg Joseph (1) misses a field goal to win the game in regulation at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

If you follow Vikings Territory, you’ll know they provide a weekly depth chart. Since the beginning of the year, I’ve been doing the same. A tip of the cap to Dustin for taking the lead on this series. With that said, here is your Week 11 purple depth chart.

— Offense —


QB1: Kirk Cousins
QB2: Sean Mannion
QB3: Kellen Mond

Running Back

RB1: Dalvin Cook
RB2: Alexander Mattison
RB3: Kene Nwangwu


FB1: C.J. Ham

Wide Receiver

WR1: Adam Thielen
WR2: Justin Jefferson
WR3: K.J. Osborn
WR4: Ihmir Smith-Marsette
WR5: Dede Westbrook
WR6: Dan Chisena

Tight End

TE1: Tyler Conklin
TE2: Chris Herndon
TE3: Luke Stocker

Left Tackle

LT1: Christian Darrisaw
LT2: Rashod Hill

Right Tackle

RT1: Brian O’Neill
RT2: Blake Brandel


C1: Mason Cole
C2: Garrett Bradbury

** It is unclear who will start at center. Head coach Mike Zimmer was ambiguous about it throughout the week.

Left Guard

LG1: Ezra Cleveland

Right Guard

RG1: Oli Udoh

— Defense — 

Left Defensive End

LDE1: D.J. Wonnum
LDE2: Patrick Jones II
LDE3: Kenny Willekes

Right Defensive End

RDE1: Everson Griffen
RDE2: Eddie Yarbrough

Nose Tackle

NT1: Armon Watts
NT2: James Lynch

3-Tech Defensive Tackle

3DT1: Dalvin Tomlinson
3DT2: Sheldon Richardson

Strongside Linebacker

SLB1: Anthony Barr
SLB2: Blake Lynch
SLB3: Ryan Connelly

Middle Linebacker

MLB1: Eric Kendricks
MLB2: Troy Dye

Weakside Linebacker

WLB1: Nick Vigil
WLB2: Chazz Surratt


CB1: Patrick Peterson
CB2: Bashaud Breeland (Questionable)
CB3: Cameron Dantzler
CB4: Mackensie Alexander
CB5: Kris Boyd
CB6: Harrison Hand

Strong Safety

SS1: Harrison Smith
SS2 Camryn Bynum

Free Safety

FS1: Xavier Woods

— Special Teams —


K: Greg Joseph


P: Jordan Berry

Long Snapper

LS: Andrew DePaola

Kick Returner

KR1: Kene Nwangwu

Punt Returner

PR1: Dede Westbrook
PR2: K.J. Osborn