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Adrian Peterson takes shot at Christian Ponder

    The continued development of Teddy Bridgewater will be crucial to the success of the Minnesota Vikings this season, and Adrian Peterson believes that the former Louisville star is coming along just fine. Or, at the very least, AP feels Bridgewater is a major step up over Christian Ponder. When asked on Wednesday about the poise Bridgewater has shown this season, Peterson...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders 'encouraged' by Derek Carr MRI, won't re-sign Ponder

    It’s good news for Derek Carr and bad news for Christian Ponder. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that the Oakland Raiders are “encouraged” by the results of an MRI Carr underwent Monday. Update: Raiders encouraged by MRI on QB Derek Carr; have informed Christian Ponder he will not be signed at this time unless there's setback — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Eagles set sights on Christian Ponder

The Philadelphia Eagles surprised many by releasing fan favorite Tim Tebow on Saturday, but the team’s next move could be just as surprising. According to Rand Getlin of NFL Network, “multiple sources” have indicated the Eagles are interested in bringing Christian Ponder aboard. Multiple sources tell me the #Eagles have interest in Christian Ponder. Team always maintained...
Via Sportsnaut
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Sam Ponder lands a new commercial

ESPN’s Sam Ponder has been busy the past couple years as getting promoted by her main network as well as getting married to quarterback Christian Ponder, now on the Oakland Raiders. Ponder can now add spokesperson to her resume as she has just been named it for XYIENCE Energy Drink. This will be the College GameDay host’s first commercial spot. Her new commercial will air during...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder Reportedly Signs One-Year Deal with the Raiders

The Oakland Raiders must be attempting to spruce up their back up quarterback situation. They have reportedly signed Christian Ponder to a one-year deal. New Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave, whom Ponder worked under for three years in Minnesota, wished to reunite with the Vikings’ first-round draft pick from 2011. The signing of Ponder likely closes the door on veteran...
Via Sportsnaut
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder Open To A Trade Out Of Minnesota

  Vikings QB Christian Ponder mentioned that he would welcome a trade out of Minnesota if the opportunity presented itself. However, it appears unlikely that the Vikings would trade Ponder now that he’s coming off of another poor season. “There are benefits for me being here,” Ponder told Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY on Wednesday. “I’m learning a lot. It’s less stressful...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder and wife Samantha share photo of newborn girl, Bowden (photo)

On Thursday, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and his wife, ESPN reporter Samantha, the proud parents of newborn daughter Ponder, took to social media to share the first photo of the couple’s little bundle of joy. With the Ponders lying beside infant Bowden, born earlier this month, the little charmer steals the show, dressed in […] The post Christian Ponder and...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Why Ponder and Cassel should be worried

The Minnesota Vikings quarterback situation is in need of a drastic upgrade. Christian Ponder, their first round draft pick back in 2011, has shown that he’s not the answer for the organization, and Matt Cassel is an average quarterback at best. This is why the team drafted Teddy Bridgewater in the 2014 NFL draft hoping that this time perhaps they hit on the right guy. If I had...
June 16, 2014  |  1 Comment

If Ponder Played Shirtless, He Wouldn’t Be in This Situation

No one can make accusations that Minnesota Vikings fourth year quarterback, Christian Ponder, is delusional. And now, he vows to no longer play shirted. Ever since rookie mini-camps and Organized Team Activities began this past month, the team has been pushing the idea that Ponder is competing for the starting job alongside veteran incumbent Matt Cassel, and touted first round pick...
Via Vikings Digital Diaries
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Signing Michael Vick would be a disaster

The quarterback situation in Minnesota is not good and this off season the Vikings will be active in searching for a new starter. Michael Vick is a name that has popped up on the Vikings radar as of late. His speed and strong arm could make the team very versatile, but the biggest problem with Vick is his decision making on the field. Hasn’t Minnesota learned its lesson when trying...
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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