Teddy Bridgewater did not play well for most of the Minnesota Vikings’ thrilling 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears in Week 8. It wasn’t until the end of the game that the second-year quarterback really came alive.
After failing to connect with his pass-catchers for most of the day, Bridgewater led the Vikings on two scoring drives in the final minutes of the fourth quarter to steal a win and move to 5-2 on the season.
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer gave Bridgewater his vote of confidence in late game situations after pulling out the close one in Chicago, according to Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press.
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