PITTSBURG (KMSP) - Sam Bradford was listed as inactive for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a knee injury, leaving a hole under center just as the Vikings' season was heating up.
#Vikings Inactives:— Vikings PR (@VikingsPR) September 17, 2017
8 Sam Bradford
12 Rodney Adams
24 Tramaine Brock
63 Danny Isidora
76 Aviante Collins
90 Tashawn Bower
94 Jaleel Johnson
The announcement came just after Bradford was spotted on the field throwing a few passes before the game, though he headed back to the locker room after just a few minutes.
Sam Bradford out tossing ball around .. not moving around much pic.twitter.com/cmfFW50u8E— Dawn Mitchell (@DawnAtFOX9) September 17, 2017
The Vikings announced a few days ago that Bradford's start would be a game time decision after he suffered a left knee injury earlier in the week. The injury is to the same knee he's had two ACL surgeries on, most recently in 2014.