Teddy Bridgewater RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jets' Teddy Bridgewater looks spry, outplays Sam Darnold in practice

    USA Today "Teddy Bridgewater says his surgically repaired left knee "feels great."  And after his first practice with the Jets on Tuesday, it would be hard to argue. Bridgewater participated fully in the Jets first OTA, running with ease, throwing hard and..." May 23

  • Teddy Bridgewater is looking pretty spry as the No. 2 QB at his first Jets practice

    CBS Sports "The New York Jets might be certain that Sam Darnold is their guy, but that doesn't mean Teddy Bridgewater isn't going to try to become their guy. The former Minnesota Vikings first-round draft pick, who signed with Jets in March on..." May 22

  • Todd Bowles can’t say if Teddy Bridgewater will do everything at OTAs

    ESPN "Overshadowed by prized rookie Sam Darnold, fellow quarterback Teddy Bridgewater continues to work quietly on his NFL comeback. Nearly two years removed from a devastating knee injury, Bridgewater is participating in the New York Jets' offseason program, but his status for the start of OTA..." May 06

  • Jets GM Mike Maccagnan provides promising update on QB Teddy Bridgewater

    New York Daily News "Lost in all the Sam Darnold euphoria is some relatively good news about another Jets quarterback trying to re-ignite his career. Teddy Bridgewater is on track in his recovery from a grievous knee injury (torn ACL/dislocation) that caused him to miss the better part of the past two..." May 02

  • Teddy Bridgewater’s roster spot with Jets in jeopardy

    Larry Brown Sports "Teddy Bridgewater’s roster spot with the New York Jets is in jeopardy following the team’s selection of Sam Darnold with the No. 3 overall pick in the draft. The Jets have a crowded quarterback room that now includes incumbent starter Josh McCown, Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg in..." April 27

  • Report: Teddy Bridgewater not guaranteed roster spot on Jets

    Sportsnaut "Teddy Bridgewater signed a one-year prove-it deal with the New York Jets this offseason during free agency, but according to a report his roster spot is not secure at this point. Mike Garafolo of NFL Network noted that, after the draft, the Jets will have five quarterbacks on their roster...." April 25

  • Mike Zimmer: Vikings medical staff more worried by Teddy Bridgewater's knee than I was

    USA Today "Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said, though he personally felt optimistic about the long-term health of Teddy Bridgewater’s knee, the team’s medical staff was concerned about the quarterback's long-term future in the NFL. “Well, I thought he was doing good in practice. The reports I’d..." March 27

  • Teddy Bridgewater 'excited' about joining the Jets, but will he be on Week 1 roster?

    USA Today "Teddy Bridgewater might be one of the most compelling players to wear a Jets uniform this season. Or he might get cut before the season begins. Details emerged about Bridgewater's contract on Monday. And according to multiple reports, the Jets committed only $500,000 guaranteed to the former..." March 20

  • Jets, Teddy Bridgewater Working On Deal

    Pro Football Rumors "The quarterback market has accelerated rapidly on Tuesday, and the Jets are now talking to their Kirk Cousins contingency plan. Teddy Bridgewater is working on a deal with the Jets, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports (on Twitter). The Jets are not believed to be Bridgewater’s only option, per..." March 13

  • Source: Jets adding Teddy Bridgewater to mix at QB

    ESPN "After missing out on prized free agent Kirk Cousins, the New York Jets addressed their gaping hole at quarterback by adding two veterans on Tuesday -- Teddy Bridgewater and Josh McCown, league sources told ESPN. Bridgewater, formerly a Minnesota Vikings starter, agreed to a one-year contract, a..." March 13

  • Nothing Imminent Involving Teddy Bridgewater, Has A Few Options

    NFL Trade Rumors "Josina Anderson reports that there’s “nothing imminent” involving free agent QB Teddy Bridgewater, who has a “few choices” to consider right now. The Jets signed Josh McCown, but reports have said that that move doesn’t rule out them also bringing in Bridgewater at some point. Given the..." March 13

  • Jets Plan To Turn Attention To Teddy Bridgewater If They Miss Out On Kirk Cousins

    NFL Trade Rumors "Dianna Russini of ESPN reports that the Jets will turn their attention to Teddy Bridgewater if they miss out on signing Kirk Cousins. Jason La Canfora adds that the Jets are also interested in Josh McCown. Bridgewater, 25, is a former first-round pick of the Vikings back in 2014. He’s..." March 13

  • Jets could pursue QB Bridgewater if Cousins signs elsewhere

    SNY TV "The Jets haven't given up on landing the biggest quarterback fish in the free-agent pool, but they are preparing in case it happens. They have an array of options mapped out if their "Plan A" fizzles and Kirk Cousins signs somewhere else. And their "Plan B" could be interesting, especially if..." March 05

  • “Handful of teams” see Teddy Bridgewater as potential starter

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL hasn’t made anything official yet, but signs continue to point to quarterback Teddy Bridgewater becoming an unrestricted free agent on March 14 rather than having his contract with the Vikings toll for another season. If that is indeed the case, it sounds like Bridgewater will field..." March 04

  • Teddy Bridgewater seeking short-term deal in free agency

    Larry Brown Sports "Teddy Bridgewater is facing a rather unique free agency situation, but he has a plan to try to re-establish his NFL career. According to Calvin Watkins of Newsday, Bridgewater, who has hardly played in two years after a knee injury, is seeking a short-term deal in free agency to rebuild his..." March 03

  • Report: Teddy Bridgewater among 'Plan B' QB options for Broncos

    247 Sports "Should the Broncos lose the Kirk Cousins sweepstakes, they'll turn to Plan B -- Teddy Bridgewater. Per Cecil Lammey of 104.3 The Fan, Bridgewater is among a trio of quarterback options for Denver to consider if Cousins, the biggest fish in the NFL pond, lands elsewhere. Bridgewater's teammate..." February 28

  • Report: Bridgewater expected to be a free agent

    Pro Football Talk "We know that two of the Vikings’ quarterbacks from last season are set for free agency on March 14 and it looks like the third will be joining them. When last we checked in with the league about whether Teddy Bridgewater‘s contract would toll because he spent six games on the physically unable..." February 27

  • Teddy Bridgewater contract 'likely' won't toll into 2018

    247 Sports "Teddy Bridgewater is still waiting on word of whether or not he will be stopped from being a free agent or if he is able to hit the open market this offseason. The Minnesota Vikings have looked into his contract potentially tolling into next season. However, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk..." February 26

  • Bridgewater calls 2017 his 'favorite season by far'

    ESPN "Teddy Bridgewater has been in a reflective mood lately. Last week, the Minnesota Vikings quarterback posted a series of photos on Twitter from the 2017 season with the caption “humble servant.” A day earlier, Bridgewater took to Instagram to relay how being a leader among his teammates, peers,..." February 19

  • Teddy Bridgewater's stint on PUP list to start 2017 season could decide his free-agency status

    ESPN "If Teddy Bridgewater's contract is tolled for the 2018 season, it won't be a decision that's made by the Minnesota Vikings. According to general manager Rick Spielman, Bridgewater is "technically ready to become a free agent," but there remains the prospect that the Vikings quarterback could..." February 02

  • Vikings LB says Teddy Bridgewater was ‘throwing dimes’ in practice

    Larry Brown Sports "The Minnesota Vikings have some tough decisions to make at the quarterback position this offseason, but ultimately their best option could be to stick with the player they invested a first-round draft pick in just four years ago. In an appearance on PFT Live Tuesday morning, Vikings linebacker..." January 30

  • Mike Zimmer Talks Futures of Case Keenum, Teddy Bridgewater, Sam Bradford

    Bleacher Report "With quarterbacks Case Keenum, Teddy Bridgewater and Sam Bradford all set to hit free agency during the offseason, Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer addressed their respective futures with the team Tuesday. According to Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Zimmer did not commit..." January 23

  • Teddy Bridgewater 'definitely' sees himself as starter

    NFL.com "Instead of preparing for a Super Bowl in their home stadium, the Vikings -- just like that -- are left to ponder an offseason flush with questions. Questions that begin under center, with Minnesota's trio of quarterbacks -- Case Keenum, Sam Bradford and Teddy Bridgewater -- all set to hit free..." January 22

  • Should Jets make a run at Teddy Bridgewater?

    Newark Star-Ledger "At one point, Teddy Bridgewater seemed destined to become the league's next top quarterback. He fell to the Vikings late in the first round of the 2014 draft, then led the team to the playoffs in just his second season. High expectations were set for 2016. Some felt Minnesota, with Bridgewater..." January 13

  • Teddy Bridgewater “fortunate to pick up right where my dream left off”

    Pro Football Talk "Sunday was a memorable day in Minnesota for multiple reasons as the Vikings clinched the NFC North title with a rout over the Bengals that allowed them to give Case Keenum some rest while Teddy Bridgewater closed out the day at quarterback. Bridgewater had not played in a game since the 2015..." December 18

  • Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater makes long awaited return to the field

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Teddy Bridgewater made his return to NFL action on Sunday with the Vikings beating up on the injury-riddled Bengals. Bridgewater, seeing his first game snaps since the 2016 preseason, entered in the fourth quarter with the Vikings leading 34-0 on the verge of an 11th win and NFC North division..." December 17