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NFL Players Most Likely to be Traded at the Deadline

NFL Players Most Likely to be Traded at the Deadline

For the NFL, the clock is ticking for its annual trade deadline as its set to end at 4:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday after being open since March. From Sunday’s slew of games giving a final look at some players, look for the next 48 hours to have some movement. There will be some surprises

Is Josh Freeman a Good Fit for the Vikings?

For quarterback Josh Freeman, he has left his Tampa Bay Buccaneers mess behind as he quickly landed with the Minnesota Vikings for his second NFL chance. He signed a one-year, $3 million deal with them earlier this week and some would say he traded up by joining running back Adrian Peterson, the rest of the

Is It Time to Cut the Cord on the Christian Ponder Experiment?

In Week 3, it was the Cleveland Browns third-string quarterback Brian Hoyer who was the hero who broke the team’s losing streak. For the Minnesota Vikings, they snapped theirs on Sunday with backup quarterback Matt Cassel at the helm, leading his team to a much-needed win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, 34-27, and dodging the dreaded

Ranking the NFL’s 0-3 Teams

As we sit in the NFL’s Week 4, six teams are still looking for their first wins of the season. Their reasons are various for their bad play with some closer to wins than others. For these 0-3 teams, the likelihood of now making the playoffs sits at three percent. Let’s take a look at

Christian Ponder Remains Starting QB, Saints Sign TE Ben Watson

Frazier Reiterates Ponder Is Vikings Starting QB In case you were wondering if there’s going to be a quarterback controversy with the Minnesota Vikings, the answer is no. Last week the team signed former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel as the new back up to starter Christian Ponder. He inked a one-year, $4 million

Manning Ties Another Record, Ponder Struggling With Sore Elbow

In a season of records and exceeding expectations, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has tied another NFL record on Thursday. He won his sixth career Offensive Player of the Month award. Only one other player has this distinction with December play and that was former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner in 2001. They both have

Bucs Rookie RB Has Good Game, Ponder Continues to Struggle

In Thursday night’s 36-17 win over the Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie running back Doug Martin had a breakout game. He rushed for 214 total yards and two touchdowns; in the first half he rushed for 135 yards. This enabled the Bucs to take a 13-0 lead in the first 30 minutes of the game.

NFC North: Ponder Battling Knee Injury, Jennings Out for Sunday

With expectations rising on his team’s surprising 3-1 record, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is battling a sore knee. On Wednesday and Thursday, Ponder had limited practices but his coach Leslie Frazier sounded optimistic his quarterback will play on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Frazier said via ESPN 1500 on Thursday, “It didn’t bother him