Cordarrelle Patterson is back at practice Wednesday.
Cordarrelle Patterson missed the team's first practice with a foot injury.
Coach Mike Zimmer said Cordarrelle Patterson will continue to return kickoffs despite his increased offensive role.
Vikings OC Norv Turner is reportedly interested in getting Cordarrelle Patterson the ball "as much as he can."
Cordarrelle Patterson expects to be a "top-five playmaker."
Both Matt Cassel and Vikings OC Norv Turner are praising Cordarrelle Patterson's route-running improvement.
Greg Jennings said he's been told the Vikings are going to "showcase" Cordarrelle Patterson.
New OC Norv Turner moved Cordarrelle Patterson "around in the Vikings' offense plenty" at pre-draft minicamp.
Nearly two-thirds of Cordarrelle Patterson's 2013 targets came within ten yards of the line of scrimmage, and 22 of the 72 targets came on passes behind the line of scrimmage.
According to Vikings GM Rick Spielman, the "first thing" OC Norv Turner did upon being hired was "put in 10 plays for Cordarrelle Patterson."
The Minneapolis Star-Tribune believes Cordarrelle Patterson is "in line for a monster season" in 2014.
Cordarrelle Patterson is expected to be the Vikings' starting split end "for years to come."
Cordarrelle Patterson caught two passes for 31 yards and a touchdown and rushed twice for 54 yards and a second score as the Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13 in Week 17.
Cordarrelle Patterson (chest) is listed as probable for Week 17.