The Vikings have till Wednesday to activate Teddy Bridgewater from the physically-unable-to-perform record. On Monday, two days earlier than the crew’s deadline, all indications stay that the quarterback is making ready to make his return.
Multiple league sources stated Bridgewater will seemingly be added to the Vikings’ lively roster on Wednesday, so long as his surgically-repaired left knee offers docs no last-minute trigger for concern. Bridgewater has continued to impress these round him since he was cleared to return to observe on Oct. 16; barring a setback, he’d make his return to the crew’s 53-man roster two days earlier than he turns 25 on Nov. 10.
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At that time, the Vikings would have some choices to make with their quarterback scenario. Case Keenum is Four-2 in his six begins this season, and will maintain the beginning job this Sunday in opposition to the Washington Redskins, because the Vikings return from their bye week on a four-game win streak.
Sam Bradford hasn’t practiced since his return from his personal knee points lasted lower than one half on Oct. eight in Chicago. As the Vikings think about a transfer to clear area for Bridgewater on their 53-man roster, they must resolve whether or not they wished to maintain 4 QBs, or make a transfer to get down to a few. Coach Mike Zimmer stated final week that Bradford is “getting better,” however nonetheless didn’t have a timetable of when the quarterback may return.
“I thought this was going to be a one-week injury. I never thought that it would linger on this long,” Zimmer stated of Bradford final week. “But, he is getting better. We’ll just go from there. So, when I told you guys that I thought he was close, I thought he was. It just hasn’t worked that way.”