Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 1/7/13
Christian Ponder was held out of the Minnesota Vikings’ playoff game on Saturday with an arm injury, and now we have a chance to see how it looks. Shari L. Gross of the Minneapolis Star Tribune shared this photo of Ponder Monday: Photo of #Vikings @cponder7 showing me his bruised bicep. twitter.com/SGrossStrib/st… — Shari L. Gross(@SGrossStrib) January 7, 2013 As you can see, the inside of Ponder’s arm is discolored around the elbow and biceps. The team said he had bursitis in his throwing elbow. Coach Leslie Frazier said Ponder had trouble raising and moving his arm Saturday, and described the elbow as tight and swollen. After seeing this photo, who would disagree with the Vikings’ decision to hold out Ponder? Even Chipper Jones and his disgustingly bruised leg thinks that was bad. The post Christian Ponder’s throwing arm heavily discolored (Picture) was published on Larry Brown Sports. Related posts: Christian Ponder pranks Matt Kalil with Preparation H, Tucks (Picture) Christian Ponder would understand if Vikings fans boo him when team returns home Christian Ponder thanks Samantha Steele after win over Lions

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