The Minnesota Vikings have announced the following roster move:
Bashaud Breeland (5-11, 195) joins Minnesota as a free agent following two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. Originally a fourth-round pick (No. 102 overall) out of Clemson in the 2014 NFL Draft, Breeland spent the first four seasons of his career with Washington. In 2018, he signed with the Green Bay Packers in Week 4 after not being on a roster the first three weeks of the season. Breeland went on to play in seven games (five starts) for Green Bay, recording 20 tackles and two interceptions with one pick returned for a touchdown. In his two seasons with Kansas City, the Allendale, South Carolina, native started 26 of 27 games and tallied 86 tackles, four interceptions and three fumble recoveries. In Super Bowl LIV, he led the Chiefs championship team with a team-high seven tackles (six solo), including two for loss, one pass defensed and one interception. For his career, Breeland has played in 94 games (88 starts) and totaled 367 tackles with 12 tackles for loss, 14 interceptions and 81 passes defensed.