Christian Ponder is starting to embrace his role as a backup quarterback

Oakland Raiders QB Christian Ponder has been through a lot since he arrived in the NFL. His time with the Minnesota Vikings was painful and forgettable as he never had a steady line to protect him. The Vikings drafted Teddy Bridgewater last year which meant that Ponder’s time there was over.Now he is with the […]

Christian Ponder: Percy Harvin’s opinion ‘doesn’t really matter’

Unlike many NFL players, when something is said about Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder, Ponder has no problem responding to it. Back in November when folks began to question whether or not his relationship with then girlfriend, now wife, Samantha Steele was affecting his play, Ponder responded.

Christian Ponder used the Vikings’ bye week to get married to Samantha Steele

A few Minnesota Vikings openly questioned whether Christian Ponder dating Samantha Steele was affecting his play on the field. Ponder insisted it isn’t affecting his play, but of course that doesn’t mean much to fans if a player continues to struggle.

Christian Ponder insists that dating ESPN’s Samantha Steele is not affecting his play

When a NFL quarterback begins to struggle, people quickly begin to search for reasons why. And of course during that search, people come up with the most asinine reasons to hang their hats on. Case in point: Vikings fans pointing to Christian Ponder dating ESPN’s Samantha Steele as a reason for the Ponder’s recent struggle. […]