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Profile

Christian Ponder

Football Player
Male
Born Feb 25, 1988

Christian Ponder is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vikings with the twelfth overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, and signed with them on July 31, 2011, shortly after the 2011 NFL lockout ended. He played college football as the starting quarterback for the Florida State Seminoles at Florida State University.… Read More

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News + Updates

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    Time For Chicago Bears To Commit To A New Quarterback
    Huffington Post - Feb 19, 2015
  • Christian Ponder Kissed A Goat Instead Of Sam Ponder
    USA Today - Feb 14, 2014
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    Super Bowl Preview Part 2: Seattle Seahawks Offense Vs. Denver Broncos Defense
    Huffington Post - Jan 31, 2014
  • Cassel On Track To Start At Quarterback For Vikings In Place Of Injured Ponder
    Fox News - Dec 04, 2013

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Christian Ponder.

CHILDHOOD

1988 Birth Born on February 25, 1988.

TEENAGE

2004 16 Years Old In 2004, he was the starting quarterback and threw for 1,500 yards and seven touchdowns. … Read More
2006 18 Years Old In 2006, Ponder sat out his true freshman season at Florida State on redshirt status.
2007 19 Years Old In 2007, he served as the back-up behind starting quarterback Drew Weatherford. … Read More

TWENTIES

2008 20 Years Old Before the 2008 season, Ponder was named the starting quarterback ahead of senior Weatherford. … Read More
2009 21 Years Old In 2009, Ponder was well on his way to a career season when he suffered a season ending shoulder injury at Clemson. … Read More
He resumed his role as the starting quarterback in 2010.
…  He was drafted by the Vikings with the twelfth overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, and signed with them on July 31, 2011, shortly after the 2011 NFL lockout ended. … Read More
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