giftedviz.com
giftedviz.com July 22, 2018


Sam Bradford makes trip to Pittsburgh, but Vikings promote Kyle Sloter

17 September 2017, 01:16 | Darnell Patrick

Sam Bradford makes trip to Pittsburgh, but Vikings promote Kyle Sloter

Sam Bradford makes trip to Pittsburgh, but Vikings promote Kyle Sloter

With concern regarding the health of Sam Bradford's injured left knee, the Minnesota Vikings promoted practice squad quarterback Kyle Sloter to the 53-man roster on Saturday, the team announced. While the common belief is that Bradford will still play against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, his knee injury still reportedly required an MRI earlier this week.

Bradford's injury is to his left knee, the same knee he twice required surgeries to fix a torn ACL in 2013 and 2014.

When asked about Bradford's MRI on Friday, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer did not either confirm or deny that his quarterback was examined by medical personnel at any point in time this week.

Linebacker Anthony Barr (hamstring) and cornerback Xavier Rhodes (hip) also are listed as questionable for Minnesota.

North Korea Is Pushing Its Limits With The Trump Administration
The emergency meeting of Security Council was convened at the request of Japan and the US. Trump's United Nations envoy called North Korea "reckless".


Nike releases all new National Basketball Association 'statement edition' alternate jerseys at media event
Teams like Boston, Chicago and Cleveland will wear black uniforms with team-specific details to show strength and power. - The Minnesota Timberwolves teamed up with Nike to create new Statement Edition uniforms, the two announced Friday.


After Cassini what is next for Saturn?
It's hard to imagine a mission working more perfectly than this one, which is probably a big reason it's so hard to say goodbye. Saturn's Rings are one of its most unique structures and distinguishes it from any other planet in the Milky Way.


Mortensen says the results were negative for serious structural damage, but there was enough concern over the joint to limit Bradford's participation in practice Wednesday and Thursday. He threw for 346 yards and 3 touchdowns, completing 84.4 percent of his passes and putting together one of the best performances of his life, but it looks like he might not play on Sunday. "He's a tough guy".

Bradford's backup is Case Keenum, who started nine games for the Los Angeles Rams last season.

As poorly as the Vikings' offensive line played last season, it was a miracle that Bradford was able to start 15 games.

"I don't know, we'll have to see", Zimmer responded, then quickly added "I antcipate he will, yes".



Other News

Trending Now

'Narcos' location scout found riddled with bullets in Mexico
A friend of Muñoz says the film industry veteran drove out to photograph areas for season 4 scouting when he was last seen alive. The BBC report that his body was discovered on Monday (September 11), although details are only emerging now.

Global hunger rising driven by conflicts and climate change
Houngbo, IFAD President; Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director, and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General. Sixty percent of the world's chronically hungry people were in areas experiencing man-made conflict.

Local seniors worry Florida nursing home tragedy could happen here
Bill Nelson called the six deaths in Hollywood "an inexcusable tragedy" and called on authorities to get to the bottom of it. Four victims died in the nursing home and detectives had to recover one body from a funeral home, city officials said.

6 dead, 115 evacuated at Florida nursing home
Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said he is asking the secretary of health and human services to look into what happened. The facility is not the only Florida nursing home that has been left without power by Irma .

Federal judge again blocks Trump from punishing sanctuary cities
The ruling grants the city of Chicago's request for a temporary nationwide injunction . Sessions described Chicago's lawsuit in August as "astounding".

Stephen King's Suffer the Little Children getting film adaptation
Whether or not director Andy Muschietti has plans of having the kids returnino some capacity is an entirely different story. If you look beyond the makeup of the 2017 version of Pennywise the clown, you may want an encounter with him after all .

Ryan Murder case: CBSE issued safety guidelines to the schools
The Delhi government formed a high-level committee to look into safety aspects, including transportation of children at schools. These are the same teachers that have taught all my children, and over the years, I have bonded with them.

Jurgen Klopp isn't fooling anyone with his latest Van Dijk comments
However, manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Van Dijk alone would not be the answer to his team's struggles at the back. Klopp also dismissed suggestions he is too lenient towards players who have made costly errors during matches.

About 3.1 million still without power in US Southeast after Irma
She said she last heard from her sister two days earlier and learned the air conditioning was not working. And because hurricane winds spin counterclockwise and lined up perfectly perpendicular to the St.

Florida nursing home called governor's personal cellphone for help
Tremblay, a Quebec City native, said she hopes those without coverage would have put money aside so they can face such a disaster. She questioned whether short staffing and fatigue on the part of overworked personnel may have factored in the crisis.