Matt Asiata

Bridgewater Sprains Ankle, Vikings Handle Falcons 41-28
That sprained left ankle was not about to spoil Teddy Bridgewater's first career start for the Minnesota Vikings.

Bridgewater didn't finish what he started, but he was good enough that his departure didn't matter. The rookie passed for 317 yards and a key 2-point conversion, and the …
Cassel, Vikings Stop Eagles 48-30 Without Peterson
The Philadelphia Eagles were soaring after a big win in the snow the week before. This game was inside. Adrian Peterson was missing. The stage was set for another step toward the playoffs.

Well, Matt Cassel and the Minnesota Vikings just made the flight path a bit bumpier.