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Matt Cassel is the ‘heavy favorite’ to start over Teddy Bridgewater for the Minnesota Vikings

According to USA Today’s Tom Pelissero, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is the “heavy favorite” to start over rookie Teddy Bridgewater in Week 1. Working in the same role as a Brown in 2013, new Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner wanted Cleveland to acquire the 32-year-old Cassel last season. A criminally underrated signal-caller, Cassel pushes the ball vertically...
Via Sports by Colin
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redesigned Minnesota Vikings logo hits the nail on the head

Everyone seems to be making their own NFL logos these days. There are ones inspired by Star Wars, Game of Thrones, corporations, fat people, it goes on and on. We haven’t seen any for the Minnesota Vikings that really caught our eye, until today. This new take on the Vikings logo we found on imgur features the whole body of an ancient Nordic warrior. Check it out: I like this...
Via cover32 - Vikings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Norv Turner: Vikes QB situation ‘as good as you could ask for’

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner believes the teams quarterback situation is “as good as you could ask for.” Matt Cassel, Christian Ponder and Teddy Bridgewater will compete in training camp for the starting job. “We’re sitting there with two quarterbacks who have taken teams to playoffs and won over 10 games, which is hard to do,” Turner told Vikings...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings’ Matt Cassel rated 32nd best QB fantasy option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
Via cover32 - Vikings
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacob’s QB Countdown: 28. Matt Cassel

Bruce Kluckhohn – USA SPORTS Today The 28th overall quarterback on my NFL Quarterback Countdown is a player that has been functional during his time in the league. He fits perfectly in the red tier, as a starter that should be a backup, and served as a backup at times in each of the last two seasons. The quarterback I’m talking about is Matt Cassel. Cassel was an unheralded player...
Via The Sideline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kluwe to sue Minnesota Vikings

Former punter Chris Kluwe and his attorney, Clayton Halunen, announced Tuesday that Kluwe will sue the Minnesota Vikings over his release last year in hopes of getting the club to unveil the findings of an internal investigation into the allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach. “It’s transparently obvious to me that the Vikings are covering up the truth,” said Halunen...
Via Sports-Glory
9 days ago  |  1 Comment

Ron Jaworski: 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. Jaworski labeled Cassel the worst starter in the NFL. “My 32nd rated quarterback entering the 2014 season is Matt Cassel,” Jaworski said on ESPN. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  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...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Jaworksi has Matt Cassel as the NFL’s worst starting quarterback

ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski believes Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is the worst starting quarterback in the NFL. Ron Jaworski's 2014 QB Countdown begins today. 32 Matt Cassel 31 Ryan Fitzpatrick 30 Geno Smith 29 Jake Locker 28 EJ Manuel 27 Chad Henne — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) July 14, 2014 This is why Teddy Bridgewater has a chance to win Minnesota’s starting job. ...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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