Christian Ponder set Viking rookie passing records for yardage, attempts and completions Sunday. But two costly interceptions led to 10 points for the victorious Broncos, ruining Ponder's day.
Vikings: No QB competition for Ponder
Leslie Frazier announced Thursday that Christian Ponder is the Vikings starting quarterback. It isn't breaking news, but it takes pressure off the second-year QB. Ponder says the game has "really slowed down" since last year. Frazier agrees, saying Ponder's "decision-making has gotten a lot better."