Found November 15, 2011 on
Mighty Quinn Media Machine:
An absolutely ugly night for the Vikings at Lambeau Field on Monday night. The Green Bay Packers once again proved they are the class of the NFL: 45-7.I was really hoping for a respectable game from the Vikings. I sure didn't get it. No discipline from the Vikings, as they committed penalty after penalty. Offensive line was awful, as Christian Ponder looked like he was harried by Green Bay all night.Packers at times looked like they were toying with the Vikings.This game brought back bad memories of the worst season in Vikings history: 1984. Remember Les Steckel, the one-year head coach that season? I've done my very best to forget him.The Vikings finished 3-13 in 1984. I wouldn't be surprised if this team matches that.It's going to be a long way back to respectability for this team, folks.
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It’s been 15 days since the Vikings last played a game. Maybe that explains why tonight’s Packers-Vikings match-up feels bigger than your usual Packers-Vikings Monday nighter. 15 days of building anticipation is liable to make any game seem slightly inflated in importance.But of course the two week build-up isn’t the only reason Viking fans are so stoked for this game. There’s...
By Jesse Temple,
GREEN BAY, Wis. Christian Ponder's first pass as an NFL starter three weeks ago, a beautifully executed 71-yard strike against undefeated Green Bay, revved the Minnesota Vikings' battered psyche and represented the indelible moment for the rookie in a game that slipped away late.
In the rematch between the two NFC North rivals on...
The Packers made some predictable adjustments, but the Vikings and Christian Ponder couldn’t capitalize. Plus, Christian Ballard’s start may be temporary, the Vikings are back to being penalty-prone, and a number of Monday Night Football notes that keep haunting Minnesota.
Take your shirt off: Ooooh, yeah girl. I know you been thinking about Mr. Ponder all weekend long. You out drinking a gin and ginger ale on Friday night at Sally's, thinking which one of those meat heads with the popped collar you're going to settle for and take home with you so he can get all sloppy on you from behind while you fantasize about Christian Ponder's white...
So much for all that talk about Clay Matthews' sack slump.
The Green Bay Packers' primary pass rusher took down Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Christian Ponder twice, leading a defensive resurgence as the Packers blew out the Vikings 45-7 on Monday night.
''Tonight was no different than any other night for me,'' Matthews said. ''It was just...
The Vikings defense has actually done a nice job overall on the amazing Aaron Rodgers Monday night. Yet Minnesota still trails 17-0 at halftime. The Packers scored quickly on a Randall Cobb punt return, and their defense picked off Christian Ponder to help keep Minnesota off the scoreboard. Rodgers has made a few ridiculous throws,…