Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander ruled out, but Mike Hughes could return Sunday

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Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander ruled out, but Mike Hughes could return Sunday
Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander ruled out, but Mike Hughes could return Sunday

Injured Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander was ruled out Friday for a second straight game but cornerback Mike Hughes could return. Alexander won't play on Sunday against Oakland at U.S. Bank Stadium. He suffered a dislocated elbow on Sept. 8 against Atlanta and sat out last Sunday's 21-16 loss at Green Bay. With Alexander out and Holton Hill on the suspended list, the Vikings have depth issues at cornerback. But Hughes could return for his first game since suffering a torn ACL and other ligament damage in Week 6 of his rookie season last fall. He was listed on Friday's injury report as questionable. Head coach Mike Zimmer said early Friday afternoon the Vikings were still waiting for a final

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