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  1. Quarterback Thunderdome 2018: What should the Vikings do with Teddy Bridgewater?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily Norseman

    ... community really embraced him when he was drafted, and when he was thrown into the fire early after an injury to Matt Cassel . In his first two seasons, Bridgewater didn't put up huge numbers, particularly as far as touchdown passes are concerned. A ...

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  2. Could the Vikings use the franchise tag on Case Keenum just to trade him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Daily Norseman

    ... really thought of. Coller cites an example from the 2008 season, when a spry young quarterback by the name of Matt Cassel was serving as Tom Brady's backup with the New England Patriots . Brady tore his ACL in the Patriots' first game that season, ...

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  3. If John DeFilippo brings Vikings quarterback stability, his stay in Minnesota may not last longRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... who has been here through Tarvaris Jackson, Gus Frerotte, Brett Favre, Donovan McNabb, Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel, Josh Freeman, Teddy Bridgewater, Sam Bradford and Case Keenum. Try as the Vikings might, it's not feasible to expect sustainable ...

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  4. The Loop ranks the top 10 greatest games between Sunday's NFC championship foes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | TwinCities

    ... these teams' final game at the Metrodome. How else do you explain the combined 810 yards passing by the Vikings' Matt Cassel and the Eagles' Nick Foles (yup, the same Nick Foles facing the Vikings on Sunday). Despite the passing fancy, it was ...

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  5. Remember me? Keenum, Foles traveled winding path to NFC title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... touchdown in a 33-27 overtime victory over the Cowboys (whose quarterback, in another twist, was former Viking Matt Cassel). It started a nine-game stretch in which Bradford completed 68 percent of his throws, posted a passer rating of 97.0 and sent ...

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  6. Bradford's back: Vikings reactivate QB from injured reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... three quarterbacks for a game since Nov. 7, 2013, when Leslie Frazier was the coach and Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel and Josh Freeman all were active against Washington. Mike Zimmer took over as coach the following season. "I would very surprised ...

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  7. AFC underdogs hope for big upsetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Tennessee Titans starting QB Marcus Mariota throws a pass as backups Brandon Weeden and Matt Cassel wait their turn during Wednesday's practice in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans will face the New England Patriots in Saturday night's playoff game in Foxboro.

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  8. Pace interviews McDaniels for head-coaching positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Chicago Bears

    ... After Brady suffered a season-ending knee injury in the 2008 opener, McDaniels helped backup quarterback Matt Cassel post a 10-5 record as a starter and pass for 3,693 yards with 21 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. After three seasons as New ...

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  9. If Chicago Bears fire John Fox, who's a contender for the job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... quarterback Jay Cutler demanded a trade when it was revealed that McDaniels wanted the Patriots' backup Matt Cassel as his quarterback. McDaniels went 11-17, including 3-9 before being fired in his second season. Has been an offensive coordinator ...

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  10. Can 49ers Garoppolo buck 'Brady Backup Bunch' curse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... his career with the Cowboys the next two years. What they said then: "It is very easy to root for guys like Matt Cassel, who do everything the right way and flourish as a result. As much as we would have loved to continue working with Matt, we wish ...

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  11. Can 49ers Garoppolo buck 'Brady Backup Bunch' curse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... his career with the Cowboys the next two years. What they said then: "It is very easy to root for guys like Matt Cassel, who do everything the right way and flourish as a result. As much as we would have loved to continue working with Matt, we wish ...

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  12. TVA Throwback: Teddy Bridgewater's first career start for the VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    ... the Vikings starting quarterback for their Week 4 game against the Atlanta Falcons after Minnesota quarterback Matt Cassel was injured in the team's previous matchup. This was not the first in-game NFL action for the young signal caller. During ...

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  13. Nathan Peterman? Tom Savage? Who are all these starting NFL quarterbacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... yards per pass figure was, gulp, minus-2.5. He ranks 47th among 47 starters in the NFL this season, behind Matt Cassel and Scott Tolzien. In the third quarter, Taylor was back on the field. But the defense was poor again, and the Bills lost to the ...

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  14. TVA Flashback: Remembering Mike Zimmer's very first win with the VikingsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    ... very first time in his life. Glamorous is not a word that someone likely used to describe this Week 1 matchup . Matt Cassel was the starting quarterback for the Vikings while Shaun Hill started under center for St. Louis after the Rams lost Sam ...

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  15. Keenum named FedEx Air Player of the Week after performance vs. RedskinsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    ... against Houston . Additionally, this the first time a Minnesota Vikings quarterback has won the award since Matt Cassel won it in Week 15 of the 2013 season . In that game, Cassel scored three touchdowns and threw for 382 yards against the ...

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  16. NFL review and preview: Rams or Vikings will be among several teams...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Morning Call

    ... gets to 11 wins, it's essentially assured of a playoff berth (even though New England achieved that with Matt Cassel at quarterback in 2008 yet famously failed to qualify). The deck has been reshuffled in a big way, with six teams that didn't make ...

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  17. One year, three months, 16 days: How Bridgewater prepared for a return to the VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... season to his second year. Bridgewater's first regular-season game with the Vikings, when he replaced injured Matt Cassel in Week 3 of the 2014 season in New Orleans, came in the team's first game after Peterson was placed on the commissioner's ...

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  18. A backup for now, Bridgewater happy to be truly part of teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    ... the third game of his rookie year, Sept. 21, 2014, at New Orleans, Bridgewater will begin Sunday as the backup. Matt Cassel was hurt that afternoon, beginning of Bridgewater's takeover of the position until that fateful practice on Aug. 30, 2016. ...

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  19. How good can Teddy Bridgewater be? Time for Vikings to give him a test driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... That was the question when the Vikings chose him in first round in 2014. That was the question when an injury to Matt Cassel forced Bridgewater into the lineup early in his rookie season. That was the question when Bridgewater led the Vikings to the ...

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  20. Dearly departed: Brady's Backups...where are they?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Pats Pulpit

    ... every single one of them had gone on to start games at other teams. I'll check in on the last five back up QBs. Matt Cassel: (2005-2008 - 4 Season) Matt was drafted in the 7th round of the 2005 Draft. He went to USC and backed up Carson Palmer and ...

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