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Jason La Canfora of NFL Network reports the Vikings are changing quarterbacks. Coach Leslie Frazier has made the change and notified those involved. Rookie Christian Ponder takes over as the starter. Source: Jason La Canfora: Twitter.com
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Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network has just announced that the Minnesota Vikings have named rookie QB Christian Ponder as their starting quarterback moving forward. This move was not a question of if, but rather, when. Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier had told the media after their loss to the Chicago Bears on Sunday that the franchise would make a decision on Wednesday...
The Vikings made a move for the future and the present by making Christian Ponder the starter. With the way Donovan McNabb had been playing, there is little risk in the move.
The sports agency that represents Christian Ponder has tweeted that the rookie quarterback will start for the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday against Green Bay. SportsTrust Advisors sent a tweet on Tuesday congratulating its client for earning the start against the Packers. The Associated Press left messages for agent Jimmy Sexton and Vikings officials seeking further comment.
Will the Minnesota Vikings finally make a change at the quarterback position this week? The Vikings fell to 1-5 after losing to the Chicago Bears 39-10 last night. Veteran QB Donovan McNabb was eventually benched last night and replaced by rookie QB Christian Ponder.
After the game, McNabb said he thought the Vikings did some good things in their loss. “It felt like...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, The Philadelphia Eagles have made it known that they’re willing to trade cornerback Asante Samuel prior to today’s 4 PM trade deadline. Team’s are always looking to upgrade at the cornerback position. Especially with organization’s like the Rams and Seahawks losing their best corners. We don’t what the odds [...]
The Vikings tried to make Donovan McNabb their bridge quarterback, but it was a bridge to nowhere. There’s no reason to put off the Christian Ponder era any longer.
Jason La Canfora of NFL Network reports that the Eagles are "letting it be known" that cornerback Asante Samuel could be had prior to today's trade deadline. Source: Jason La Canfora: Twitter.com Attached Thumbnails
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier confirmed today that Christian Ponder is his starter for the rest of the year. But he said that decision is about what’s best for the Vikings in the present, not about building for the future. “He is our starting quarterback. There is no wavering. I told our team we’re counting on…