Minnesota Vikings-The Minnesota Vikings star running back to Darwin Cook will miss Sunday’s game with the Detroit Lions due to the death of his father.
The source said that Cook returned to his home in Miami with his siblings on Tuesday and will miss the Vikings’ daily COVID-19 test, which prevents him from participating in Sunday’s final.
Cook’s father James is 46 years old this year.
Cook’s total yards (1,918) and yards per game (137) are among the best in the NFL, scoring 17 points this season. He followed Tennessee Titans superstar Derek Henry (1777) with 1
Cook joined Adrian Peterson and Robert Smith, becoming the only player in Viking history to score 1,500 yards in a season.
At the press conference every Wednesday, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer declined to say whether the Vikings, who lost to the New Orleans Saints on Christmas Day, were eliminated in the playoffs. Starting off for 17 weeks.