Found October 26, 2011 on
By PackerChatters.com guest writer Jon Meerdink, Games very rarely end in ties in the modern NFL. In fact, it happens so rarely that some players don’t even know it can happen at all (we’re looking at you, Donovan McNabb). There was a time, though, when a 0-0 tie prevented the Green Bay Packers from securing [...]
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In response to a report questioning his work ethic, Donovan McNabb said he has been doing everything coaches ask of him to be prepared and said he hasn’t been late to meetings.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN—The class with which Donovan McNabb has handled his benching in favor of rookie Christian Ponder marks the first act of professionalism the 34-year-old Vikings quarterback has displayed over the course of the past two seasons.
McNabb, who was relieved of his starting duties after two seasons of consistent amateurish play, has seemed to have finally turned...
Things got ugly last season in Washington when Mike Shanahan benched QB Donovan McNabb. Now the veteran's been demoted in Minnesota, and while he's not happy, he says he's not a distraction.
The Minnesota Vikings gave 2011 first round draft pick Christian Ponder his first start against the defending Super Bowl champs last weekend and, all things considered, he played fairly well. Ponder completed 13 of his 32 passes for 219 yards with 2 TD’s and 2 INT’s. This was his first pass attempt of the [...]
Although Donovan McNabb is only two years removed from the Philadelphia Eagles organization, it seems like a lifetime has passed since he was an effective NFL quarterback. McNabb’s fall from grace has been rapid, and as we all know his short stay with the Redskins went horribly to say the least. At this point, there [...]
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In one game, Christian Ponder managed to spark the Vikings offense in a way that Donovan McNabb never really did through six games. Despite being less “accurate” from a completion percentage standpoint (Ponder was 13-32, McNabb is at 60% this season), Ponder helped Minnesota go 9-16 on third downs, hit a 72-yarder to Michael Jenkins, and threw two touchdown passes.Third downs...