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Vikings | B. Johnson benched during Week 15 game

The Associated Press reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brad Johnson was benched during the Week 15 game for the third time this season. Rookie QB Tarvaris Jackson replaced him and completed 14 of 23 passes for 177 yards with one touchdown and one interception. Johnson was 10-of-17 for 96 yards with one touchdown before he was benched. While Johnson did not commit any turnovers, he was sacked three times for 28 yards. Head coach Brad Childress did not name a starting quarterback for the Week 16 game. "We'll just see who gives us the best chance to win," Childress said.

2006-12-17 20:55:37 | Source:

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