Vikings activate Smith from short-term IR

Updated: December 14, 2013

Eden Prairie, MN ( – The Minnesota Vikings activated safety
Harrison Smith from short-term injured reserve Saturday and placed cornerback
Josh Robinson on IR.

Smith had 34 tackles and two interceptions in five games before he was placed
on the injured reserve-designated for return list on Oct. 18.

Robinson had 48 tackles in 10 games before he suffered a fractured sternum in
Minnesota’s loss to the Seahawks on Nov. 17.

The Vikings waived tackle Mike Remmers and signed running back Joe Banyard and
cornerback Robert Steeples to the active roster from the practice squad. They
host the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.