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Vikings DB Captain Munnerlyn suplexed Drew Brees yesterday

Vikings defensive back Captain Munnerlyn suplexed Saints QB Drew Brees yesterday.Drew wasn't happy. [SB Nation]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
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Vikings News: Teddy Bridgewater makes NFL debut

The Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater, made his first regular season NFL debut today in their game against the New Orleans Saints.Matt Cassel, starting quarterback for the Vikings left the game in the second quarter with a foot injury, and then listed as not able to return. That opened the door for Bridgewater to come in and show viewers if his preseason was...
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Matt Cassel reportedly suffered multiple fractures in his foot

Well it looks like Teddy Bridgewater will be the Vikings’ starting quarterback from here on out. @Vikings QB Matt Cassel has multiple fractures in left foot. No timetable yet, more tests tomorrow. But it will be a while. #BridgewaterTime — Jarrett Bell (@JarrettBell) September 21, 2014 The @teddyb_h2o era begins. Matt Cassel breaks R foot here. Doubt he returns this season....
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Vikings QB Cassel breaks foot, Bridgewater in

So much for the Minnesota Vikings' plan of Teddy Bridgewater learning behind Matt Cassel. The veteran quarterback fractured several bones in his left foot during a scramble in the second quarter of a 20-9 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Bridgewater, the first-round pick from Louisville, completed 12 of 20 passes for 150 yards without a touchdown or an interception,...
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Matt Cassel has broken foot, which means it’s Teddy Time

The Vikings’ starting quarterback job is Teddy Bridgewater’s for the forseeable future. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters after the game that starter Matt Cassel has several broken bones in his foot, which means the job is Bridgewater’s by default. Asked if Bridgewater was his starter moving forward, Zimmer replied: “That is correct.”
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5 things we learned: Vikings at Saints

The Minnesota Vikings were finally able to simply play football. Minnesota traveled to New Orleans, leaving behind the distractions of the past week with Adrian Peterson. Then the Vikings were swamped under an early 13-0 deficit. Unlike last week, Minnesota didn't succumb to a big loss to a future Hall of Fame quarterback. However, the Vikings will return home following a 20...
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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 ESPN.com, Cassel suffered several fractured bones in the foot. Cassel was seen on...
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Captain Munnerlyn sacks Drew Brees with suplex hit (GIF)

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Captain Munnerlyn sacked Drew Brees with a suplex-style hit that Brees didn't particularly care for during the third quarter of Sunday's game in the Superdome.Fortunately Brees was not injured on the play, but Brees made sure he let it be known that he did not appreciate the hit by Munnerlyn, calling it a “straight Hulk Hogan, 1985-style suplex”...
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Rookie Quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortles Named Starters

Rookie Quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortles Named Starters Two rookie quarterbacks will have the opportunity to open a game and start in Week 4 as both Minnesota Vikings Teddy Bridgewater and Jacksonville Jaguars Blake Bortles have been called to starting duty. First of all, Bridgewater will start by notice … The post Rookie Quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater and Blake...
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Sources: Peterson 'doesn't get it'

Adrian Peterson still has not come to grips with the prospect that his 2014 season has all but officially ended and that his future in the NFL is uncertain, multiple sources have told ESPN. Even if Peterson reaches a plea deal on a child abuse charge with Texas prosecutors, the NFL will severely discipline the Minnesota Vikings star, according to sources. Peterson is in denial...
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Matt Cassel has fractured foot; Teddy Bridgewater to start

After veteran quarterback Matt Cassel suffered a broken foot, the Minnesota Vikings have announced that they will turn the starting job over to rookie Teddy Bridgewater. Bridgewater was selected with the No. 32 overall pick in this year’s draft, but the team opted to keep him on the bench to begin the season. Cassel suffered […]
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Teddy Bridgewater takes over after Vikings after Matt Cassel fractures foot

Teddy Bridgewater is the new starting quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings now that Matt Cassel will miss significant time with a broken foot. The Vikings said Sunday that Cassel, who started the first three games of the season, has multiple fractures in his foot. Bridgewater came in to replace him against the New Orleans Saints […]
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Matt Cassel has ‘Several’ Fractured Bones in Foot

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel left the game with foot injury in the second quarter of their loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. And news from the Vikings indicate that the veteran suffered “several bone fractured” in his foot. Mike Zimmer says Matt Cassel has several fractured bones in his foot. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 21, 2014 Rookie Teddy...
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Bridgewater Vikings Starter After Matt Cassel Suffers Broken Foot

The Teddy Bridgewater era is set to commence in Minnesota thanks to an unfortunate injury to Matt Cassel.  According to reports, Cassel suffered a broken foot in Sundays loss to the Saints. Mike Zimmer says Matt Cassel has several fractured bones in his foot. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 21, 2014 Cassel is likely to miss and extended amount of time.  Asked if Bridgewater...
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Minnesota Vikings: Matt Cassel Has Multiple Foot Fractures

Minnestota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said that Matt Cassel has suffered multiple foot fractures. A timetable for his return is unknown, but Vikings fans should get used to seeing Teddy Bridgewater under center. Mike Zimmer says Matt Cassel has several fractured bones in his foot. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 21, 2014 Cassel left Sunday’s game against the Saints after...
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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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VIDEO: Saints QB Drew Brees gets body-slammed by Captain Munnerlyn

Right now the New Orleans Saints are leading the Minnesota Vikings 20-9 in the fourth quarter at the Superdome. Earlier on in the game quarterback Drew Brees took a hell of a shot from Vikings cornerback Captain Munnerlyn. Check it out: Yikes. You just can’t do that to a quarterback anymore. Brees was clearly not happy with Munnerlyn, who was flagged on the play. I expect that...
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VIDEO: Drew Brees gets body-slammed by Captain Munnerlyn

Right now the New Orleans Saints are leading the Minnesota Vikings 20-9 in the fourth quarter at the Superdome. Earlier on in the game quarterback Drew Brees took a hell of a shot from Vikings cornerback Captain Munnerlyn. Check it out: Yikes. You just can’t do that to a quarterback anymore. Brees was clearly not happy with Munnerlyn, who was flagged on the play. I expect that...
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Vikings Captain Munnerlyn Body Slams Drew Brees (Video)

The Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints are going at it in the ‘Big Easy’ and the intensity just ratcheted up a notch after Vikings defensive back Captain Munnerlyn body slammed Saints star Drew Brees. In Munnerlyn’s defense, Brees refused to be sacked.
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Drew Brees rages after Captain Munnerlyn slams him on sack (Video)

Drew Brees erupted after getting body-slammed by Captain Munnerlyn on a big sack Sunday. The New Orleans Saints were in a third-and-long situation from their own 32 when Munnerlyn came in on a corner blitz and wrapped up Brees for a sack. Munnerlyn lifted up Brees and slammed him to the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Adrian Peterson pushing for an expedited trial

Adrian Peterson’s child abuse trial isn’t expected to occur until 2015. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Peterson is attempting to get the trial expedited. RB Adrian Peterson’s legal team is pushing for an expedited trial, rather than have it next year. Will force #Vikings into a decision — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 21, 2014 Getting the trail over and...
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Rookie Quarterbacks Getting Extended Action

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel went down with a toe injury in the second quarter of their game against the New Orleans Saints. With Cassel unable to return to action, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer called on rookie signal caller Teddy Bridgewater to see the first regular season action of his career. Teddy Time! http://t.co/Kyr4xcfcHm pic.twitter.com/ALgulXdbXJ — SB Nation...
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Teddy Bridgewater looking good in his NFL debut for Minnesota Vikings

It’s almost halftime at the Superdome between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints. The home team is ahead 13-6 currently, but who cares? The real news here today is rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater making his NFL debut for the Vikings. Matt Cassel had to leave with a toe injury earlier and will not return: Matt Cassel carted to the locker room with one shoe off...
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Vikings 'do not foresee' Adrian Peterson 'in their future'

Adrian Peterson's season is in serious jeopardy as he remains on the Commissioner Exempt list after an indictment for child-abuse charges. He continues to collect money from the Vikings but remains deactivated. According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, Peterson "is in denial" about his short- and long-term future in Minnesota. "Several league sources say Adrian Peterson...
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Report: Adrian Peterson not in Vikings Future

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported Sunday morning that sources from within the NFL believe Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is in denial when it comes to his future with the team and the league in general. Adrian Peterson still has not come to grips with the prospect that his 2014 season has all but officially ended and that his future in the NFL is uncertain, multiple...
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