Last year Bradford’s Eagles signed league-leading rusher De Marco Murray, who had just run for 1850 yards in 2014 for the Cowboys. Isn’t it interesting how good these running backs were, right up until Sam Bradford was their quarterback?
Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman doesn't believe the Vikings gave up too much to acquire the 2008 Heisman Trophy winner.
"Mortgaging the future, to me, was asking for some of our younger players — current Pro Bowlers or significant players on this roster," Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said following the trade.
Going into next year, we have two very talented quarterbacks." MORE: 49ers turn to Kaepernick because they 'need to improve' Bradford wowed during his first training camp in St.
Louis with accuracy the city had not seen since Kurt Warner helped the Rams reach a pair of Super Bowls.
That list includes Andy Dalton, Robert Griffin, Alex Smith, Nick Foles, Matt Schaub, Derek Carr, Jameis Winston, and -yes- Teddy Bridgewater. Over his career Sam Bradford has averaged 60% completions, 6.4 YPA, and a paltry 3.4% TDs per attempt. Bradford’s never had good receivers, they say, or decent protection. Last season Bradford’s top targets were Jordan Matthews, Nelson Agholor, and Zach Ertz.
Sam Bradford was not one of them.23 QBs have been selected to a Pro Bowl in the last four seasons alone.
Bradford has thrown for 990 yards and six touchdowns with zero interceptions and has even entered the MVP conversation.
Zimmer has lauded Bradford's ability to quickly pick up Norv Turner's offense.
Experts have talked about the problem the last few years the Vikings have had with the shotgun offense, preferred also by Teddy Bridgewater. This is bad.ormer #1 overall draft pick Sam Bradford has never once won more games than he’s lost in a season. Sam Bradford missed 37 games over the past five seasons.