Originally posted on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 1/21/13
According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, the Vikings have no intention of bringing in a quarterback to compete with Christian Ponder next year. Now, that doesn’t mean that they intend to keep Joe Webb as their backup quarterback. The Star-Tribune lists: Derek Anderson, Matt Moore, David Carr, Matt Leinart, Byron Leftwich, Bruce Gradkowski, Jason Campbell and Rex Grossman as potential backup options for the Vikings to at least consider. Minnesota GM Rick Spielman has remained adamant that they support Ponder as their future quarterback 100 percent, so the decision to not bring in someone that can push Ponder for the job suggests that they pleased with his overall development. Ponder showed signs of being a serviceable quarterback this season, but he’ll need to improve on his consistency and it would probably help if the Vikings could surround him a better receiving corp next season. The post Potential Backup QB Options For The Vikings appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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