Sam Bradford RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sam Bradford's knee injury not the result of contact play

    ESPN "Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford says the injury he sustained to his left knee during Week 1 was not the result of contact. "I felt it when it happened," Bradford said. "I honestly didn't think it was that big of a deal, and then the longer the game went on, it started to feel just a..." September 20

  • Mike Zimmer doesn’t think Sam Bradford’s injury is long-term

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "A day after Mike Zimmer dismissed questions about the Vikings’ injured starting quarterback with terse and vague remarks, the head coach downplayed the severity of Sam Bradford’s knee injury, saying he doesn’t think Bradford will be out long term. After the Vikings lost to the Pittsburgh..." September 19

  • Sam Bradford reportedly dealing with bone bruise in knee

    Larry Brown Sports "Sam Bradford was held out of Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a knee injury, but the good news is he reportedly is not dealing with any ligament damage. A source told Tom Pelissero of NFL Network that Bradford suffered a bone bruise in his left knee during the Minnesota..." September 18

  • How Sam Bradford’s Knee is So Messed Up Docs Having Hard Time Reading MRI

    Black Sports Online "So doctors think Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford’s ACL is intact. Well probably. Ross Tucker of NBC Sports tweeted the following before today’s game against the Steelers. Yikes! Imagine having so much scar tissue that doctors can’t tell what your ACL looks like? Bradford has been dealing with..." September 17

  • Vikings won't risk Sam Bradford's knee, will start Case Keenum vs. Steelers

    CBS Sports "It's Sunday morning, and the Minnesota Vikings now know who will be starting at quarterback for their Week 2 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Starter Sam Bradford tested out his injured knee Sunday morning and the team has decided not to risk his health, and will instead start backup Case..." September 17

  • Sam Bradford reportedly will be a game-time decision

    Pro Football Talk "The MRI on the knee of Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford was negative. The news regarding Bradford for Sunday may be, too. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Bradford will be a game-time decision, which will come after the team gives him a workout at Pittsburgh on Sunday morning. They’ll need to..." September 17

  • Sam Bradford set to play after having MRI on knee

    NFL.com "The health of Sam Bradford's surgically repaired knee is something the Minnesota Vikings are monitoring, but it won't keep him sidelined for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Bradford, fresh off an impressive performance in the Vikings' season-opening win over the New Orleans..." September 16

  • Vikings Have “Guarded Optimism But Concern” About Sam Bradford’s Knee Injury

    NFL Trade Rumors "Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that the Vikings have “guarded optimism but concern” about QB Sam Bradford‘s left knee injury that required an MRI this week. Mortensen adds that the MRI came back negative for Bradford, but he’s dealing with swelling, pain, and discomfort. As of now, Bradford is..." September 15

  • Alex Smith, Sam Bradford among Players of the Week

    NFL.com "The first week of the NFL season is officially over. The Patriots are winless, the Jaguars are undefeated and several rookie running backs made quite a splash. But it was a pair of veteran quarterbacks and an Italian kicker who had been waived seven times who were named the NFL Players of the Week..." September 13

  • Sam Bradford isn't looking over his shoulder, but knows Teddy Bridgewater is there

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Not long after the Vikings’ buses rolled up to Cedar Park Elementary in Apple Valley yesterday and the players and coaches spread out to finish building the new playground there, two quarterbacks were spotted kneeling in a quiet corner of the schoolyard with paintbrushes, side by side. Teddy..." June 03

  • Sam Bradford ‘proud’ of Teddy Bridgewater working to return from injury

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Not long after the Vikings’ buses rolled up to Cedar Park Elementary in Apple Valley yesterday and the players and coaches spread out to finish building the new playground there, two quarterbacks were spotted kneeling in a quiet corner of the schoolyard with paintbrushes, side by side. Teddy..." June 02

  • Sam Bradford has better things to do than watch the draft

    Larry Brown Sports "Millions of NFL fans will be tuned into TVs, radios, phones, and other devices on Thursday night to see what their team does in the draft. But Sam Bradford will not be among them. According to the St. Paul Pioneer Press’ Chris Tomasson, the Minnesota Vikings quarterback will not be watching the..." April 27

  • Sam Bradford, Vikings Haven’t Discussed Extension

    Pro Football Rumors "The Vikings have not yet discussed an extension with quarterback Sam Bradford, as Bradford himself tells Matt Vensel of the Star Tribune (Twitter link). Bradford is entering the final year of his contract in 2017. Bradford, 29, signed a two-year deal with the Eagles before being traded to..." April 26

  • Beyond 2017, status of Bradford and Bridgewater is up in the air

    Pro Football Talk "For the 2017 season, Sam Bradford is poised to start at quarterback for the Vikings, while Teddy Bridgewater will be on the roster but may not be medically cleared to play. Beyond 2017, it’s unclear whether either of them is in the Vikings’ plans. That came out today when both Bradford and..." April 25