Teddy Bridgewater RUMORS & NEWS

  • Vikings unlikely to pick up Bridgewater's 5th-year option

    Bleacher Report "The Minnesota Vikings are reportedly unlikely to pick up quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's fifth-year contract option for 2018 by the May 2 deadline. According to ESPN.com's Adam Schefter, the Vikings are reluctant to pick up the option since it would guarantee Bridgewater $11 million-plus..." 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' Mike Zimmer has 'no idea' if Teddy Bridgewater will play in 2017

    CBS Sports "Teddy Bridgewater suffered a serious non-contact knee injury last August, so serious that there were concerns in the weeks and months that followed as to whether the Vikings’ former first-round pick would be ready for the 2017 season. On Wednesday, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer offered this update..." March 29

  • Mike Zimmer just hopes Teddy Bridgewater can get healthy

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings coach Mike Zimmer sounds like he’s thinking more about Teddy Bridgewater the person than Teddy Bridgewater the quarterback, as Bridgewater continues to recover from a severe knee injury he suffered in August. Zimmer discussed Bridgewater on today’s PFT Live and sounded like he is mostly..." March 03

  • Adrian Peterson thinks Teddy Bridgewater will play in 2017

    Sportsnaut "There have been many reports that indicate Teddy Bridgewater could miss the entire 2017 season as he rehabs the knee injury that kept him out all last season. However, based on what Adrian Peterson has seen firsthand, the Minnesota Vikings could get their quarterback back at some point next..." February 04

  • Teddy Bridgewater likely to miss 2017 season

    SI "Teddy Bridgewater could miss the entire 2017 season as he continues recovery from knee surgery, Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reports. Bridgewater, a central piece of Minnesota’s offense and building process, was injured in practice in August prior to the 2016 season, tearing his ACL and..." January 27

  • Vikings likely to pick up 2017 option on Teddy Bridgewater

    Sportsnaut "Looking ahead to 2017, the Minnesota Vikings may not view Teddy Bridgewater as the starter. But the team is likely to keep him around. “Bridgewater is under contract at $2.18 million for the 2017 season, and the Vikings will have to make a decision on his fifth-year option in May,” Ben..." January 11

  • As Vikings move forward with Sam Bradford, Teddy Bridgewater's future remains cloudy

    ESPN "It seems hard to fathom, not six months after the Minnesota Vikings began training camp expecting a breakout season from their handpicked franchise quarterback. But here we are in early January 2017 and the Vikings' immediate future does not appear to have Teddy Bridgewater at the center of..." January 10

  • Teddy Bridgewater: Injury helped him “spiritually and mentally”

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater said the devastating knee injury that threatens his availability for the start of the 2017 season actually has helped him “spiritually and mentally” and that he considers it “a new challenge, and I love challenges.” Bridgewater made those statements in a..." December 30

  • Report: Teddy Bridgewater Already Walking Without Crutches

    12 Up "The city of Minnesota just took a huge sigh of relief after hearing some great news regarding Teddy Bridgewater's recovery. Remember when Bridgewater was rumored to never play football ever again? We might have to put that on hold based on the progress he's making. " November 03

  • 'This can't be real': The moment Teddy Bridgewater went down

    ESPN "THE MEN WHO agree to talk about what happened do so reluctantly. Their eyes invariably drift to the spot in question: the grass practice field, somewhere near the 30-yard line, right hash. It happened with the offense heading north, 22 men on the field, no contact allowed. They won't talk about..." November 01