The Vikings have declined Cordarrelle Patterson's fifth-year team option for 2017.
The St. Paul Pioneer Press' Chris Tomasson reports the Vikings are not expected to pick up WR Cordarrelle Patterson's fifth-year option.
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said adding another receiver is not a "necessity."
Cordarrelle Patterson has spent the last three days working with quarterbacks and wide receivers coach Steve Calhoun in Orange County.
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said it is up to Cordarrelle Patterson to become a real wide receiver.
Pro Football Talk reports Vikings WR/KR Cordarrelle Patterson is not on the trade block.
Coach Mike Zimmer said he expects Cordarrelle Patterson to have an expanded role this week.
Cordarrelle Patterson secured one catch for one yard in the Vikings' Week 1 loss to the 49ers.
Cordarrelle Patterson wasn't targeted in the Vikings' third preseason game.
Cordarrelle Patterson caught two passes for 29 yards and a touchdown in Saturday's preseason game against the Bucs.
Cordarrelle Patterson caught one pass for six yards in the Vikings' Hall of Fame Game clash with Pittsburgh.
Cordarrelle Patterson opened Vikings training camp working with the second-team offense.
Coach Mike Zimmer said Monday that Cordarrelle Patterson's consistency has remained an issue on the practice field.
Third-year Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson calls 2015 a "make-or-break year."