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Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen chose The Wizard of Oz as the theme for their Halloween costumes. Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and his wife, ESPN reporter Samantha Ponder, also went with a childhood classic, albeit a slightly more contemporary one. The Ponders did their best Sandlot impression this year, with the QB dressing up as Squints and Samantha going as lifeguard Wendy Peffercorn. It was a pretty clever idea as far as couples costumes go, even if Samantha’s Wendy was a bit more convincing than the 6-foot-2 Christian’s Squints. Check out the costumes in the photo below, with a hat tip to The Big Lead. Filed under: Headlines, NESN Staff, NFL, Offbeat
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Christian Ponder finally got his long-awaited kiss.
Oh, who are we kidding? He's probably had plenty over the past year from his bride.
Samantha Ponder, an ESPN college football reporter, revealed the Halloween outfits for her and Christian, the Minnesota Vikings' quarterback, on Twitter Tuesday. The NFL quarterback dressed up, as best as he could...
ESPN “College GameDay” favorite Samantha Ponder just elevated herself to cult hero status with her Halloween costume.
She dressed up as lifeguard Wendy Peffercorn from the movie The Sandlot while Minnesota Vikings QB husband Christian Ponder played the role of “Squints” (insert joke here about Ponder needing glasses to throw the football).
Samantha looks stunning in the red...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Sunday night was the opportunity Christian Ponder had waited for since a fractured rib took him out of the starting lineup for the Minnesota Vikings a month ago.
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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and his wife, ESPN reporter Samantha Ponder, went throwback for their Halloween costumes. The Ponders donned costumes from the 1993 classic baseball movie “The Sandlot.” Christian went as the excitable Squints and Samantha as the vivacious Wendy Peffercorn. What a little pervert.
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Sam Ponder (Steele) decided to recreate a famous scene from the Sandlot as Wendy Peffercorn with her husband Christian playing Squints.
She actually looks just like the girl from the movie if you squint. See what I did there?
Christian Ponder may not even be 1/1000th of the football player that Tom Brady is, but the Minnesota Vikings quarterback and his better half know how to do Halloween the right way. Earlier, we showed you the adorable little Wizard of Oz costumes Brady and Gisele broke out for their Halloween party. Meh — talk […]
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You know the Sandlot T…Halloween costumes keeps flying in, ironically enough Halloween still hasn’t even arrived yet. Here’s Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder and his sportscaster wife Samantha Steele Ponder keeping it light with some characters from the movie the Sandlot. Squints and Wendy Peffercorn would be proud.-TOThe Sandlot: MLB EditionThe Sandlot Kids Reunite on the Sandlot
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