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Cook, Anthony Barr, Justin Jefferson and Adam Thielen didn't have injury designations in the team's final injury report, meaning they should be available Sunday.
The Vikings are beginning their toughest stretch of the season, but have a good opportunity to get to .500 before their bye.
Wide receiver Justin Jefferson has a sore left ankle and has been limited in practice this week but said Thursday, "I'm good to go."
The Vikings' Dalvin Cook and Carolina's Christian McCaffrey have never played against each other because of injuries, reflecting the fraught nature of their position.
The committee has been in operation since before the 2018 season, working on issues like law enforcement and criminal justice reform and educational outcomes for students of color.
Ben Goessling's Second Thoughts: Alexander Mattison and Derrick Henry are the only NFL running backs with two 30-touch games this season. Also, concerns, trends and a big question.
The Vikings blew a 10-point lead to winless Detroit in the last five minutes, and needed a 54-yard field goal from Greg Joseph as time ran out for the 19-17 victory.
The Vikings' schedule only gets tougher after Sunday's matchup with winless Detroit, the kind of game that good teams should be able to put away.
The Vikings have won seven in a row against Detroit, which is 0-4 and has an injury-riddled roster heading to U.S. Bank Stadium.
The Vikings are 25th in the league in rushing yards, after finishing 27th a year ago, despite the return of injured players and a series of offseason investments.