After a lack luster performance by Teddy Bridgewater the Minnesota Vikings decided to start Matt Cassel once again in their second preseason game. Cassel had a pretty decent games last week, while Bridgewater struggled a little bit. That is expected for a new quarterback because the pace of a game is way different than the pace of a practice.
Cassel led the Vikings to a touchdown drive on his only series in the preseason opener. First-round rookie Teddy Bridgewater went 6-of-13 for 49 yards, fumbled and was sacked twice on 15 dropbacks.
Cassel entered that game as No. 1 on the depth chart, with Bridgewater No. 2. Minnesota coach Mike Zimmer said on Sunday he’ll determine after the game against the Cardinals whether Bridgewater might get a start in either of the final two preseason games.
“We’ll see after this week,” Zimmer said. “I don’t know.”
Cassel completed 5 of 6 passes for 62 yards against the Raiders.Do you follow the NFL Draft? If so follow NFL Draft Diamonds on Twitter and Facebook for up to date NFL Draft News, NFL Draft Projections, and NFL Draft Rankings. Jesus is the only way to Salvation