Teddy Bridgewater News Archive
Bridgewater was 12-of-20 for 150 yards, with another 27 yards on six carries, after he took over in the second quarter of Sunday's 20-9 loss to the Saints. After the game, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said that Bridgewater is now the team's starting quarterback, NFL Network's Albert Breer reports.
With Matt Cassel leaving Sunday's game against the Saints with a toe injury in the first half, Bridgewater took over at QB for the Vikings.
Bridgewater completed 4-of-9 passes for 17 yards and a touchdown in Thursday's preseason finale against the Titans.
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said there's a "good chance" Bridgewater will start Thursday's final preseason game, ESPN reports.
Bridgewater's teammate, Matt Cassel, will reportedly start at quarterback for the Vikings in Week 1, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Bridgewater completed four-of-seven passes for 40 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday's preseason game against the Chiefs.