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Adrian Peterson: Vikings offense no longer predictable

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson finds himself in a versatile offense that won’t be predictable for the first time in his career. “Let’s call it what it is: I thought in the past, we’ve been predictable,” Peterson said, via ESPN.com. “I’m sure you guys wrote stories about us being predictable the past seven years. You won’t be able to write that story...
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Kyle Rudolph excited to continue career in Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension on Saturday. The deal is reportedly worth a minimum of $36.5 million, and could be worth up to $40 million.  Rudolph is guaranteed $19.4 million in the new deal. “I’m extremely excited to get this extension completed and continue my career with the Minnesota Vikings,” Rudolph said. “I’ve...
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PHOTO: Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder and his Wife Samantha Share Picture of Newborn Baby Girl Bowden Ponder

Christian and Samantha Ponder are about to become very busy. Christian will be trying to hold on to a roster spot with the Minnesota Vikings (not looking good). Samantha is about to become real busy for ESPN. Oh--and they have a newborn baby girl to take care of now as well.The two named her Bowden after Christian's former college coach, FSU's legendary Bobby Bowden. Recently...
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3 days ago  |  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
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ponder names newborn daughter after ex-Florida State coach Bowden

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder found an interesting way to honor one of his former coaches -- he named his baby daughter after him. Christian and Samantha Ponder decided to name their newborn Bowden Sainte-Claire Ponder. The first name comes from the quarterback's college coach at Florida State, Bobby Bowden. "I've never had a girl named after me,"...
Via Fox Sports North
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder and his wife named their new-borny baby girl after Bobby Bowden

Christian Ponder and his wife Samantha just gave birth to a baby girl and decided to name her after former Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden. Christian Ponder said his little girl's name is Bowden Sainte-Claire. Yes, she's named after Bobby. — Ben Goessling (@GoesslingESPN) July 22, 2014 Not that it’s a bad name, but I hope she likee it when she grows up. var...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Norv Turner: Vikes QB situation ‘as good as you could ask for’

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner believes the teams quarterback situation is “as good as you could ask for.” Matt Cassel, Christian Ponder and Teddy Bridgewater will compete in training camp for the starting job. “We’re sitting there with two quarterbacks who have taken teams to playoffs and won over 10 games, which is hard to do,” Turner told Vikings...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  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...
Via isportsweb.com
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 Purple Jesus Diaries
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Ponder continues to fall on the depth chart

Should the Vikings let Christian Ponder walk? When they talked to Ponder about tge depth chart and his situation, he was honest, but seems like he is number 3 on the depth chart. “We’ll see how it plays out once it goes to training camp,” Ponder said via the St. Paul Pioneer Press, “but obviously […] The post Vikings Ponder continues to fall on the depth chart appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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