Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

NFL ; Vikings Quarterback Bridgewater Has Dislocated Knee, Torn ACL

Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

NFL ; Vikings Quarterback Bridgewater Has Dislocated Knee, Torn ACL

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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to miss at least the next season while recovering from a dislocated left knee and torn anterior cruciate ligament after a freak practice injury on Tuesday. Bridgewater was taken by ambulance to a hospital after crumpling to the turf during practice, and the team announced hours later that his knee also had "other structural damage" that will need to be repaired in a surgery that will be scheduled in the coming days. But the team did say he had no nerve or arterial damage and it expects a full recovery after a "significant rehabilitation.

"Teddy has already displayed the attitude needed to overcome this injury and attack his rehab, said Eric Sugarman, the director of sports medicine and head athletic trainer for the Vikings. …

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