The Minnesota Vikings surprised the NFL world this year by reaching the playoffs. The Vikings did so however on the legs of Adrian Peterson, not on the arm of QB Christian Ponder. The quarterback play in Minnesota heads into the 2013 season with several question marks surrounding the position. One question surrounding the position next year might be, who will be the backup to Christian Ponder.
ESPN 1500 reports that the Vikings might be interested in shopping current second-string quarterback Joe Webb. Webb is an exceptional athlete that possesses great running ability but in his only start under center this season, struggled throwing the football.
In his only start this season, Webb completed just 11 of 30 passes for 180 yards against the Green Bay Packers in the Wildcard round of the playoffs. Webb did however add 68 yards on the ground in seven rush attempts.
The 6-foot-4, 220 pound Webb could be appealing to teams looking to expand the read-option offense or a team looking for a...