Christian Ponder wasn't surprised when he was taken out of last Sunday's game in Detroit. The rookie quarterback admits he needs to "show improvement" and "do a better job of holding onto the ball." Ponder's counterpart this week, Drew Brees, says young players "got to face adversity."
Rookie kicker Carlson wins the job, Vikings release Forbath
Kai Forbath is out, paving the way for the rookie kicker from Auburn.