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Around the NFL: Teddy Bridgewater

The Panthers traded for Sam Darnold yesterday. They gave up three draft picks, including a second-rounder, and say they'll pick up Darnold's fifth-year option, so this isn't just a casual look-see, nor is it competition for Teddy Bridgewater or a top-10 draft pick. Darnold will be their starter this season, and Bridgewater will be out in the cold.   more »



Rhule says nothing has changed, Bridgewater remains Panthers quarterback

Carolina head coach Matt Rhule said on Wednesday that nothing has changed since the end of last season, adding that TEDDY BRIDGEWATER remains the Panthers quarterback. The Panthers have been mentionedMore in numerous stories about potential quarterbacks of the future, and Rhule did say that the team plans to improve the roster at every position. Time will tell Bridgewater’s future status with the Panthers, but he remains the quarterback of the present. Less

Source: Team Website


No backfield? No problem. Brees, defense lead Saints vs. Panthers

All the New Orleans Saints active-roster running backs landed on the Covid-19 reserve list heading into Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Despite the depleted team, DREW BREES led the SaintsMore to a win with 3 touchdown passes. The running game fared just fine, led by receiver TY MONTGOMERY and quarterback TAYSOM HILL. And the defense made life miserable for Panthers quarterbacks TEDDY BRIDGEWATER and P.J. WALKER with a total of 5 interceptions. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune


Carolina QB Bridgewater in, RB McCaffrey out vs. Vikings

Carolina Panthers quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER will return for Sunday’s game at Minnesota, marking his first start against this former team since he suffered a horrific left knee injury during the Vikings’More 2016 training camp. Bridgewater has been recovering from a right knee sprain that caused him to miss last weekend’s game against Detroit. Meanwhile, Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY returned to a limited practice on Wednesday, but his shoulder injury is expected to keep him out of the upcoming game against the Vikings. Less



Bridgewater expected to practice, McCaffrey still week-to-week

Carolina head coach Matt Rhule said on Monday that he expects quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER to practice on Wednesday as he appears to be on track to start Sunday’s game against theMore Minnesota Vikings. Bridgewater is recovering from a knee injury that kept him out of last Sunday’s game against Detroit. Rhule also confirmed that running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY remains week-to-week while recovering from a shoulder injury. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Panthers QB Bridgewater limited again

Carolina Panthers quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER was a limited participant in practice for the second consecutive day on Thursday. Bridgewater’s status for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions remains up in theMore air. Head coach Matt Rhule hasn’t ruled his starting quarterback out for Sunday, but he hasn’t given him the green light either. Less

Source: Team Website


Panthers QB Bridgewater limited in practice

Carolina Panthers quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER participated in a limited practice on Wednesday, but his status for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions remains in doubt. Bridgewater is recovering from a sprainedMore right knee suffered last weekend. Bridgewater reportedly wore a knee brace at practice and appeared to be walking without a noticeable limp. If Bridgewater is unable to play against the Lions, the Panthers will turn to backup quarterbacks WILL GRIER and P.J. WALKER. Less



Panthers QB Bridgewater avoids serious injury

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Monday that quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER does not have a significant injury and that he expected to see his signal-caller on the field laterMore in the week. Bridgewater left Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay with a right knee injury. Rhule said that he expected Bridgewater to practice on Wednesday, adding that the team would monitor his progress afterward. Less

Source: Team Website


Panthers QB Bridgewater injures knee vs. Bucs

Carolina Panthers quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER suffered an injury to his right knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay. Bridgewater did not return to the game after sufferingMore the injury. Head coach Matt Rhule did not have an update after the game, so fantasy owners will need to stay tuned. Bridgewater was at least able to walk to the locker room, and the injury was not to the same knee that almost ended his career back in 2016. Less


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Fantasy News: Teddy Bridgewater

I’m not a Teddy Bridgewater fan. I think he’s another Alex Smith – a careful game-manager type quarterback who’s a lot better in real life than he is in our little game.   more »


Factoid: Franchise Quarterbacks

Perhaps you saw the story on ESPN recently where their writers participated in an exercise to re-draft the NFL from scratch. This year's draft order was used, so the Cincinnati Bengals were able to select Patrick Mahomes No. 1 overall. The next three picks (Russell Wilson, Lamar Jackson, Deshaun Watson) were also franchise quarterbacks. Plenty of controversy after that.   more »


Factoid: Robby Anderson

I’m not crazy about the fit of Robby Anderson in Carolina. He’s one of the league’s better deep threats, but I don’t know that they’ll be able to get him the ball.   more »



Bridgewater a better fit than Newton for Panthers

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Wednesday that new quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER was a better fit for the offense than old quarterback CAM NEWTON. Rhule said the decision toMore move forward with Bridgewater was more about his fit in the new offense and less about Newton’s injury status or health. Bridgewater worked with offensive coordinator Joe Brady in 2018 when they were both with the New Orleans Saints. Less


Fantasy News: Teddy Bridgewater

What exactly are the Panthers getting with Teddy Bridgewater? He went 5-0 as a starter last year, but with modest numbers.  more »


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