The Vikings would take a $4 million cap hit to cut John Carlson before the start of the league year, but would not owe him any more guaranteed money.
John Carlson caught three passes for 17 yards in Minnesota's Week 15 win over the Rams.
John Carlson (concussion) has resumed practicing fully.
John Carlson (concussion) expects to resume practicing Wednesday.
John Carlson (concussion) has been officially ruled out for Week 9.
Vikings TE John Carlson (concussion) still has not been medically cleared.
Vikings declared TE John Carlson, WR Jarius Wright, CB Brandon Burton, S Mistral Raymond, LB Audie Cole, and OL Mark Asper inactive for Thursday night's game against the Bucs.
Vikings TE John Carlson (concussion) has been ruled out for Thursday Night Football.
Vikings TE John Carlson's $1.2 million 2013 base salary is reportedly guaranteed for injury only unless he's on the roster as of the first day of the next league year.
Vikings TE John Carlson (head) is not expected to play Thursday night against Tampa.
Vikings TE John Carlson was sent to the locker room for concussion tests late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game versus the Cowboys.
John Carlson caught just one pass for two yards in Week 5 against the Titans.
The Vikings plan to increase John Carlson's snap count in Week 2 and going forward.
John Carlson (knee) is practicing fully this week.