MINNEAPOLIS - After four years in Minnesota, "The Jet" is off to San Francisco.
Running back Jerick McKinnon will ink a four-year, $30 million contract with the 49ers.
He is just one of the pawns in the Vikings' big chess game.
The checkmate: Signing the top QB free agent, Kirk Cousins. His deal with the Vikes makes him the NFL's highest-paid player. Three years, $84 million.
Of course, the team had to make room to bring him in - by letting go of Case Keenum, Sam Bradford and Teddy Bridgewater.
Breaking the News Vikings Analyst Obadiah Gamble weighs in on the loss of his favorite player.