Sam Bradford RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Vikings GM would trade for Bradford again in a 'minisecond,' won't discuss extension

    CBS Sports "The Vikings entered the 2016 season with Super Bowl aspirations. So, when Teddy Bridgewater went down at the end of August with a serious knee injury, they responded like a contender, manufacturing a trade to land a capable quarterback in Sam Bradford to fill in for Bridgewater. It didn’t work..." February 23

  • Mike Zimmer: Sam Bradford earned right to be starter

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said before the final game of the regular season that he thought quarterback Sam Bradford did an “amazing” job after being traded to Minnesota just before the start of the regular season. Bradford took advantage of a scheme that called for him to throw the ball short..." January 03

  • Bradford sets completion percentage record in meaningless finale

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings started 5-0. Then they lost eight of 10 games. And then they scored a blowout victory in a meaningless finale to finish the year at 8-8. Minnesota blasted the Bears, 38-10, in the last game of the 2016 season. The victory included quarterback Sam Bradford setting the single-season..." January 01

  • Minnesota Vikings plan to bring back Sam Bradford for 2017 season

    USA Today "The Minnesota Vikings plan to pay quarterback Sam Bradford the $4 million roster bonus he’s due on the fifth day of the new league year in March and fully expect him to be on the team in 2017, people with knowledge of the team’s thinking told USA TODAY Sports. The people spoke on condition of..." December 18

  • Sam Bradford after obvious facemask non-call: Ref said I wasn't hit in facemask

    New York Daily News "Playing for their playoff lives, the Vikings scored with 25 seconds to play to get within two of the Cowboys, 17-15, Thursday night in Minnesota. On the two-point conversion try, Cowboys defensive tackle Cedric Thornton hit Minny QB Sam Bradford in the facemask and his pass sailed high out of..." December 02

  • The Vikings only have themselves to blame for the Sam Bradford disaster

    Fox Sports "Sam Bradford lived down to expectations. And now the most expensive rental in the NFL will have the distinct dishonor of killing two Minnesota Vikings seasons in one. The former No. 1 pick, who was the surprise centerpiece of a blockbuster preseason trade with the Philadelphia Eagles, threw a..." November 25

  • Sam Bradford: We have to find more explosive plays

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Sam Bradford might be growing tired of the Vikings’ dink-and-dunk offense. Since Pat Shurmur took over Nov. 2 as interim offensive coordinator, Minnesota has gone mostly to quick and short passes, to protect Bradford behind a porous offensive line and make up for a shaky running game. In..." November 25