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It is looking more and more like Vikings rookie quarterback
Teddy Bridgewater will sit out Thursday night’s showdown with
the Green Bay Packers with an ankle injury.
ESPN Insider Adam Schefter, is reporting Thursday morning
that signs are points to Teddy Bridgewater will not play
tonight in Green Bay. Christian Ponder would start in
The Packers are currently 7.5-point home favorites and look
for the line to move back towards the Packers as we get
closer to kickoff, as Bridgewater could be worth 1.5-points
to the line, according to Scott Kaminsky of TheGreek.com.
“Last week there’s no way Ponder could have done what Teddy
did, even though Teddy is a rookie,” Kaminsky told
The total for the game has also dropped back down to 47.5. It
opened at 50 back on Sunday.