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St. Paul Pioneer Press Oct 15, 2014
Job one for Vikings: Make sure Teddy Bridgewater survives, analysts say

Job one for Vikings: Make sure Teddy Bridgewater survives, analysts say

Jason Taylor made a career out of demoralizing opposing quarterbacks. Now, he wonders if Vikings rookie Teddy Bridgewater could become "shell shocked."

Jason Taylor says sacks could stunt Teddy Bridgewater's growth, lead to David Carr situation

By Chris Tomasson ctomasson@pioneerpress.com All of the praise surrounding Teddy Bridgewater has been interrupted with a comparison to legendary draft bust David Carr. Bridgewater, the Vikings rookie quarterback, was sacked eight times last Sunday against Detroit. With Minnesota having a troubled offensive line and a limited running game without Adrian Peterson, that led to NBC Sports Network analyst Jason Taylor saying Bridgewater’s growth could be hampered. “The problem I have with it is I think it’s going to end up stunting Teddy Bridgewater’s development,’’ Taylor, a former...

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