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Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACL

The Minnesota Vikings canceled their practice Tuesday after quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered a dislocated knee and torn ACL during a noncontact drill.

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Vikes get injury news they feared with Bridgewater
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Adam Schefter assesses the injury suffered by Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (torn ACL, other damage to knee) during practice on Tuesday and lists players that Minnesota could look to acquire via trade.

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Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

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Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

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Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer 

Vikings athletic trainer Eric Sugarman announced Teddy Bridgewater has a dislocated knee and a complete tear of his ACL. "Teddy Bridgewater suffered a non-contact injury today at practice," Sugarman said in a statement. "The injury was quickly identified as a dislocated knee. The injury was stabilized, and he was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment and evaluation. After undergoing an MRI, it was determined that Teddy suffered a complete tear to his ACL and other structural damage. Fortunately, there appears to be no nerve or arterial damage. Surgical repair will be scheduled within the next few days. Although the recovery time will be significant, we expect Teddy to make a full recovery. I would like to thank all of the medical professionals and our athletic training staff for all of their help today. Teddy has already displayed the attitude needed to overcome this injury and attack his rehab."

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers president Andrew Friedman said Yasiel Puig has been a good teammate at AAA OKC, but the team has not decided if he will be back when rosters expand Thursday.

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Zimmer: 'Teddy suffered a significant knee injury'
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Vikings coach Mike Zimmer provides an update on Teddy Bridgewater's knee injury and looks ahead to how the team will move on without the young quarterback.

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Zimmer's composure commendable
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Tim Hasselbeck and Adam Caplan discuss how Vikings coach Mike Zimmer's comments about Teddy Bridgewater's knee injury show why players love playing for Zimmer.

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Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer 

Strong words from Mike Zimmer on Teddy Bridgewater's injury, when I asked him about what his father Bill -- a longtime high school coach -- taught him about how to handle situations like this:

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

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Jane McManus Reporter & Columnist, espnW.com 

The sun starts to set over Arthur Ashe Stadium where Serena Williams faces Ekatarina Makarova tonight at the US Open.

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What options do the Vikings have at QB?
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After Teddy Bridgewater suffered a significant knee injury, Adam Schefter says the Vikings may look to a trade for someone like the Browns' Josh McCown or the Rams' Case Keenum.

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Jane McManus Reporter & Columnist, espnW.com 

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Best quarterback fits for Vikings
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If Teddy Bridgewater is out for the season, trading for Colin Kaepernick could be the best option for the Vikings. What other quarterbacks could Minnesota could target? Ten names (Insider)

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