Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel will void his contract or the 2014 season and become a free agent, according to a report on KSTP.com on Wednesday.
Cassel, who who started the last four games of the 2013 season, signed a two-year deal with the Vikings before the 2013 season to serve as Christian Ponder’s back-up.
Cassel was set to make $3.7 million next year.
The Vikings have the No. 8 overall pick in April’s NFL Draft and are expected to select a quarterback.