Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 8/29/12
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings offseason youth movement will show in the final 53-man roster. Once one of the most veteran teams in the league, Minnesota could be among the youngest after Fridays final cutdown to the 53-man regular season roster. With several spots still undecided, any close calls could come down to a matter of which player is the youngest and offers the most potential for the future. A majority of the roster could be comprised of players with less than three years of NFL service, and 19 draft picks from the past two seasons could be part of the final roster. There is one preseason game left to evaluate players as the Vikings travel to Houston on Thursday for the preseason finale with many jobs on the line. Less than 24 hours after the completion of that game, by 8 p.m. CT Friday, the team must trim the roster from 75 players to 53. Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman and his staff will also be studying the waiver wire, with the third-highest prio...
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