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relatively easily, only to come up lacking at the NFL level, including Matt Leinart , Greg McIlroy , Brandon Weeden and Christian Ponder . However, the formula also serves as some measure of validation for some of the under-the-radar draftees
league, as TCU’s Andy Dalton (29-50-61 percent) made it his first two seasons and Florida State’s Christian Ponder (35-35-62 percent) helped the Vikings get to the playoffs (thanks to a big dose of Adrian Peterson ) in 2012
positioned when it comes to cap space, and while he wouldn’t be catching 100 passes a year from the likes of Christian Ponder (or Joe Webb), Welker would form a special offensive tandem ( The Rehabbed Knee Brigade? ) with Adrian Peterson
Texans and Patriots, but it appears that the Jags are going to go back to Blaine Gabbert. Good luck with that . 26. Christian Ponder , Vikings. “A man’s got to know his limitations,” said Dirty Harry, and Ponder seems cool with that. He
franchise. It appears that Terrelle Pryor will get the start in the regular-season finale against the Chargers. 27. Christian Ponder , Vikings. Probably too low (62 percent completion rate, 2,701 passing yards, 15 touchdowns, 12 interceptions
And he's rushed for 576 yards and four TDs in three games this month. Oh, and Peterson is doing all this with Christian Ponder -- 26th in passer rating -- as his quarterback.) This is simplistic, but here's one reason why Peterson would
who will start this weekend for the Vikings, is 1-1 as a starter with Minnesota this year, alternating with Christian Ponder and (occasionally) Josh Freeman . Kliff Kingsbury — who spent the 2003 season on injured reserve after being selected
adversity. The situation is very toxic in Washington. 28. (27) Vikings (2-8) – The Jekyll and Hyde play of Christian Ponder has to be wearing thin on the patience of the Vikings brass. It’s sad to think that Minnesota may have the best
should have won. There were many opportunities, but Washington failed to close. 27. (30) Vikings (2-7) — Christian Ponder is a tease to all the Vikings fans out there. He shows glimpses of promise, and there are other times where he
NFL as an ugly win, and the Cowboys got one Sunday. They added another mark in the win column, but they allowed Christian Ponder to look like a capable quarterback. Dallas’ defense gave up 393 total yards to one of the worst offenses in the league
Vikings (1-4) — An interesting decision will come out of Minnesota this week as Leslie Frazier must choose Christian Ponder , Matt Cassel or Josh Freeman to start at quarterback. None of those options are too enticing. 29. (28) Raiders
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Jackie MacMullan of ESPN Boston to talk about the Lebron James Saga, the possibility of Rajon Rondo being traded, and the future of Marcus Smart.
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Christian tells a story about taking his girlfriend to see "Jersey Boys" in NYC, but he leaves out some crucial details. Luckily, she was listening and called the show to clarify exactly what kind of shenanigans he was trying to pull.
MFB discuss a Peter King article that suggests many NFL coaches and assistant coaches have felt increasing pressure over big-money fantasy football players. Christian also weighs in specifically on how his knowledge of game-plans resulted directly in him winning his first season as a fantasy football player.
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