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There is always work for the tight end, but he is approaching another contract crossroads this offseason.
The receiver was on the COVID-19 list, which is now empty.
Mike Zimmer has a plan if COVID-19 removes every Vikings quarterback from his roster, like it did for the Denver Broncos on Sunday.
Teddy Bridgewater was 3 yards and a touchdown away from burying his former team late in the fourth quarter until things unraveled for him.
Chad Beebe and Bisi Johnson had career-highs in catches and yards while Justin Jefferson shined in the red zone.
The Vikings will likely be without two offensive starters Sunday against the Panthers, and coaches are still waiting to learn if Adam Thielen can come off the COVID list.
Adam Thielen, who leads the NFL with a career-high 11 touchdown catches in 10 games, is being tested daily after being placed on the team's COVID list earlier this week.
All-Pro safely Harrison Smith has been flagged three times in the past seven games for either unnecessary roughness or lowering the helmet to initiate contact.
Cook left near the end of the second quarter after Cowboys safety Donovan Wilson lowered his shoulder into Cook's chest during a catch over the middle of the field.
Long snapper Andrew DePaola, who didn't sign with the Vikings until Saturday, made his debut on Sunday. His signing was the most drastic of the changes to the struggling special teams.