|Oct. 9, 2017 11:10 AM PT12:10 PM MT1:10 PM CT2:10 PM ET18:10 GMT2:10 11:10 AM MST1:10 PM EST1:10 PM CT22:10 UAE14:10 ETNaN:� - The Vikings have released Ridley after only five days with the team, making room on the active roster for wide receiver Michael Floyd.
Analysis: Ridley, a six-year veteran, rushed for 1,263 yards and 12 touchdowns for New England in 2012 before a season-ending knee injury in 2014. He has bounced around the league since then.
|Oct. 5, 2017 6:47 AM PT7:47 AM MT8:47 AM CT9:47 AM ET13:47 GMT21:47 6:47 AM MST8:47 AM EST8:47 AM CT17:47 UAE9:47 ETNaN:� - The Minnesota Vikings signed Ridley and placed fellow running back Dalvin Cook on injured reserve, the team announced Thursday.
Analysis: Ridley had brief stints with the Lions, Indianapolis Colts and Atlanta Falcons in 2016 after playing in eight games with the New York Jets the previous season. The 28-year-old was drafted by the New England Patriots in 2011 and enjoyed his best season in 2012, when he had 290 carries for 1,263 yards and 12 touchdowns. Ridley spent four seasons with New England, but tore his ACL in 2014. Ridley spent this preseason with the Denver Broncos before being released.