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Vikings activate Bradford, Bridgewater will reportedly be No. 2

Vikings activate Bradford, Bridgewater will reportedly be No. 2

The Vikings activated Bradford from injured reserve on Saturday, adding him to their 53-man roster a day before their NFC divisional playoff game with the Saints.

Bradford played in just one full game this season, throwing for 346 yards and three touchdowns in a Week 1 win over the Saints before suffering a non-contact knee injury late in the game.

Bradford hasn't played in a game since then, and went on injured reserve November 8 after having his third operation on his left knee the day before. He became eligible to practice before the Vikings' Week 17 game, but didn't until the following Tuesday.

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The Boston Globe reported Bradford will suit up for the first time since Week 5, but when asked about the report during his news conference on Friday, Zimmer said, "I don't know how the Boston Globe would know because I haven't made any decisions yet".

Sources told the Star Tribune on Friday that Teddy Bridgewater is expected to be backup to quarterback to Case Keenum on Sunday. Since then, he's participated in five practices. "Forty reps in a practice, and he gets five and Bridgewater gets five". Bradford was back for the Bears game, but hobbled around in the first half before being pulled for Keenum.

Keenum's completion percentage ranked second in the National Football League among qualifying passers behind Saints quarterback Drew Brees, whose 72.0 rate edged past Bradford's 2016 mark of 71.6 for a new National Football League record.


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