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PFWA Names Bridgewater To All-Rookie Team

Eden Prairie, MN (January 13, 2015) – Vikings QBTeddy Bridgewater** was named to the All-Rookie Team by the Pro Football Writers Association. The Pro Football Writers Association, made up of accredited writers who cover the 32 teams and the NFL on a daily basis, honored Bridgewater for his performance on the field during his first season in the NFL.

Bridgewater, the 32nd overall selection in the 2014 NFL Draft, finished 6-6 in 12 starts in his rookie year. He completed 259-of-402 attempts (64.4 percent) for the 3rd-highest completion percentage among rookie quarterbacks in NFL history. Bridgewater's 85.2 passer rating ranks as the 7th-highest passer rating among rookies in NFL history and best for a rookie in franchise history. He led all rookie quarterbacks in 2014 with 224.5 passing yards per game. Bridgewater finished with 14 touchdowns against 12 interceptions.

ALL-ROOKIE PLAYERS DRAFTED BY VIKINGS SINCE 2007

Adrian Peterson, RB … 2007

Brian Robison, DE … 2007

Percy Harvin, WR/KR … 2009

Phil Loadholt, T … 2009

Kyle Rudolph, TE … 2011

Matt Kalil, T … 2012

Harrison Smith, S … 2012

Blair Walsh, K … 2012

Cordarrelle Patterson, KR … 2013

Teddy Bridgewater, QB … 2014

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