Report: Dolphins preferred Ponder if Cutler didn't sign

The Dolphins came to an agreement on a one-year deal with Jay Cutler on Sunday. Had he decided to stay retired, Colin Kaepernick was reportedly not an option and Miami would have gone in a different direction.With Ryan Tannehill having sustained a non-contact injury to his knee during practice, the Dolphins were in the market for a capable replacement should Tannehill be out for...
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August 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Dolphins would have signed Ponder before Kaepernick?

If Jay Cutler had not agreed to sign a one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins, the franchise reportedly would not have turned to Colin Kaepernick.According to Craig Mish of SiriusXM Radio, Christian Ponder would have been the guy the Dolphins would have looked to instead. Furthermore, he reports that Miami never really strongly considered Kaepernick.The Dolphins did at least reportedly...
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August 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Some 49ers see Ponder as ‘the best option’ to start

As Blaine Gabbert struggles to do even the most basic things for the San Francisco 49ers, many have been calling for Colin Kaepernick to start in his stead. However, according to Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, some 49ers players believe Christian Ponder is the best option to start, not Kaepernick. “Ponder is the best option for quarterback on the roster,” said a locker-room source...
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October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers sign quarterback Christian Ponder

The San Francisco 49ers have added depth at the quarterback position. According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, the 49ers and Christian Ponder have agreed to a one-year contract. Source says Christian Ponder has signed a 1yr deal with San Fran. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) August 16, 2016 At this point, it’s difficult to tell what this means. It could just be a pure depth...
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August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

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 took a...
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September 30, 2015  |  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 it...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder brightens grieving family's day with shopping spree

When Justin Robbins took his daughters, 9-year-old Brianna and 8-year-old Emily on a trip to the mall to help get their minds off mourning the tragic death of their mother just a few weeks earlier, little did he know that a Minnesota Vikings player and his wife would go out of their way to help brighten the day of a family who desperately needed it. Maggie Robbins was killed in...
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October 15, 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 wife...
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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 to...
June 16, 2014  |  1 Comment

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