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Vikings place Matt Cassel, Brandon Fusco on IR

The Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday they they have placed quarterback Matt Cassel and guard Brandon Fusco on injured reserve. Cassel broke several bones in his left foot on against the New Orleans Saints.  The move means rookie Teddy Bridgewater will make his first NFL start this week against the Atlanta Falcons. Bridgewater filled in for Cassel on Sunday, completing 12...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings QB Matt Cassel has broken foot

Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater got his first NFL action on Sunday after starter Matt Cassel left the game with what was later diagnosed as a broken left foot. Cassel was injured on a scramble during the Vikings’ field-goal drive early in the second quarter. According to, Cassel suffered several fractured bones in the foot. Cassel was seen on...
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cassel broke 'several' bones in foot, Bridgewater to start

Vikings HC Mike Zimmer told reporters following Sunday’s game that QB Matt Cassel has “several” fractured bones in his foot. Zimmer added that first-round pick Teddy Bridgewater is ready to start for the team now that Cassel is out. Cassel was carted off with what appeared to be a left toe injury, and was replaced by Bridgewater . Cassel, 32, signed a two-year, $10...
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September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings will not name their starting quarterback yet

Matt Cassel has all but won the starting quarterback job in Minnesota, but Vikings coach Mike Zimmer isn’t ready to admit it. “No,” Zimmer said, when asked if he was willing to officially hand Cassel the job after Saturday night’s easy 30-12 preseason win over the Kansas City Chiefs. While Cassel has been really inpressive, […] The post Vikings will not name their starting...
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August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Cassel is not happy with Ron Jaworski’s assesment of him

Is Matt Cassel the worst starting quarterback in the NFL? Well according to former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Ron Jaworski, Cassel is the 32nd worst starting quarterback in the league. Well today Twin cities in Minnesota interviewed Matt and he said he will use it as motivation. “In this world we live in, everybody has an […] The post Matt Cassel is not happy with Ron Jaworski’s...
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July 25, 2014  |  2 Comments

Ron Jaworski Says Matt Cassel is Worst Starting QB in NFL

Former NFL quarterback and famed NFL analyst, Ron Jaworski is kicking off his annual ranking of the league’s 32 quarterbacks, and first up on the list is Minnesota Vikings signal caller Matt Cassel. In this case however, being first really means Cassel is the worst of the bunch, according to Jaws. “My 32nd rated quarterback entering the 2014 season is Matt Cassel,” Jaworski...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former quarterback says Matt Cassel is the worst starting QB in the NFL

Former NFL quarterback and current ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski is unveiling his annual ranking of the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks, and the list started with Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel. And not because Cassel is the best. “My 32nd rated quarterback entering the 2014 season is Matt Cassel,” Jaworski said on ESPN. Jaws did say Matt […] The post Former quarterback says...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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