LIVE › 7-9 p.m. The Beer Show
NEXT › 8 p.m. ESPN SportsCenter
8 p.m. Coming soon...
8:05 p.m. ESPN Radio Tonight
9 p.m. ESPN SportsCenter
9:05 p.m. Sports Center Tonight
10 p.m. ESPN SportsCenter
Updated: May 21st, 2013 3:39pm
Vikings waive rookie tackle Mark Jackson, who got a $3K bonus

Vikings waive rookie tackle Mark Jackson, who got a $3K bonus

by Tom Pelissero
Email | Twitter
SportsWire Daily

Get the 1500 ESPN SportsWire delivered to your inbox daily, and keep up with all the news in Twin Cities Sports


The Minnesota Vikings announced on Tuesday they've waived tackle Mark Jackson, an undrafted rookie from Glenville State.

Jackson, a onetime Gophers recruit who began his college career at Illinois before transferring because of off-field issues, signed earlier this month for a $3,000 bonus.

The roster now stands at 89 players, one below the offseason limit. The Vikings have 86 players under contract and tenders out to their three unsigned first-round draft picks.

Tom Pelissero is Senior Editor and columnist for He hosts from 6 to 8 p.m. weeknights and co-hosts from 10 a.m. to noon Sundays on 1500 ESPN Twin Cities.
Email Tom | @TomPelissero | Tom Pelissero
In this story: Mark Jackson