Christian Ponder Fantasy Stats: Vikings QB Struggles In Lambeau

The Minnesota Vikings suffered a blowout at the hands of the Green Bay Packers and rookie QB Christian Ponder was unable to get much of anything going all game long. Ponder finished 16 of 34 for 190 yards and one interception. He also rushed twice for 17 yards. It was a slight statistical regression from his recent performances, but playing up in Lambeau Field is never easy.

Ponder is nowhere near an elite NFL quarterback, and probably shouldn't be considered more than a situational replacement in fantasy leagues. But he has put up numbers in limited action in 2011, throwing for 219 yards and two touchdowns against the Packers in Week 7 and 236 yards and a touchdown against the Panthers in Week 8. Performances like that won't win weeks, but they might keep fantasy players afloat.

For more on Ponder and the Vikings, visit SB Nation's Vikings blog Daily Norseman. For more on fantasy football, check out Fake Teams. Follow @sbnationfantasy on Twitter for up-to-the-minute injury information and start/sit advice.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.