The Minnesota Vikings have released tight end John Carlson, according to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports.
Vikings will cut TE John Carlson, per source. Sides had been talking about a restructure but couldn't reach an agreement.
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 4, 2014
Releasing TE John Carlson will save the Vikings $4M in cash, $2M in cap space
— Brian McIntyre (@brian_mcintyre) March 4, 2014