Posts Tagged ‘Christian Ponder’

Vikings Stop Texans From Clinching AFC Home Field in 23-6 Win in Houston

The Texans Sunday seemed to have all eyes on stopping running back Adrian Peterson of the Vikings. Problem is, they seemed to forget about the rest of the team. Peterson was held to 86 yards, but the rest of the Vikings played well better than the Texans, upsetting Houston 23-6. The win means that the […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Minnesota at Chicago

With the status of QB Jay Cutler up in the air once again, the Bears 2012 season which had visions of the Super Bowl dancing in their heads is suddenly very much in doubt. Cutler is listed as questionable (50/50) for Sunday’s divisional game vs the Minnesota Vikings at home, and if he can’t play […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Peterson Races Vikings to 34-24 Win Over Lions

Adrian Peterson and the Vikings are not quite ready to give up on 2012 yet, as Sunday he carried the team to a huge 34-24 win over the Detroit Lions to improve to 6-4. Peterson raced 61 yards for the game-sealing touchdown midway through the fourth quarter. He wound up the day with 171 yards […]

Gridiron Gab Week Ten Preview – Detroit at Minnesota

Two teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in Ford Field, stopping the Lions offense and scoring seconds […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings Fall to Seahawks 30-20 In Seattle

A few weeks ago the Vikings seemed to be able to do no wrong. Now they can’t seem to do anything right. Sunday in Seattle, they started fast with leading rusher Adrian Peterson going for 74 yards on the games second play and then scoring for a quick 7-0 lead, but it didn’t last long, […]

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Minnesota at Seattle

The struggling 5-3 Vikings are on the road Sunday, heading to the great Northwest as they take on Russell Wilson and the Seahawks, who are 4-4. The Vikings are coming off their worst loss of 2012, a bad 36-17 setback at home to the Bucs a week ago Thursday. The Hawks have dropped two in […]

Huge Night for Bucs Rookie RB Martin Leads Tampa to 36-17 Win Over Vikings

Coming off a short week and a win over the Cardinals, the Vikings did little right on Thursday night, and suddenly they appear once again to have major problems, falling to the Tampa Bay Bucs 36-17. Their stout defense was shredded by Bucs rookie running back Doug Martin, who blistered the Vikings run D for […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Tampa Bay at Minnesota

Week eight starts with a NFC matchup between the Bucs and the Vikings, one team riding high at 5-2 while the other is coming off a tough last second loss at 2-4. The Vikings topped the Cards last week, with a defense that is quickly becoming one of the better ones in the NFC. They […]