The Minnesota Vikings have announced Sunday afternoon they have traded a 2019 draft pick for Center Brett Jones from the New York Giants.
Jones started 13 games for the Giants in 2017 and will serve as depth for the Minnesota Vikings depleted offense of line.
Earlier in the day Sunday head coach Mike Zimmer shared that he does not expect starting center Pat Elflein to begin the season on the PUP list. Still, he would not give a timetable for Elflein’s return.
🚨 TRADE 🚨— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) August 26, 2018
The #Vikings have acquired C Brett Jones (@brettjones69) from the New York Giants for an undisclosed pick.
The completion of the trade is pending Jones passing a physical. pic.twitter.com/EzQLkT9X2x