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after nine straight losses the fighting Schiano's have won three of their last four games. Since cutting ties with Josh Freeman and losing their best offensive weapon Doug Martin to a season-ending injury, this Tampa unit has adopted a next
Vikings rule QB Ponder out against Ravens
pass all of his post-concussion tests. So Ponder will not suit up against the Ravens, with Matt Cassel starting and Josh Freeman backing him up. This is Ponder's third significant injury of the season. He had a broken rib that paved the way
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or less caused the NFL to forget about him, to the point where he might as well not exist. And nobody’s missing Josh Freeman too much in Tampa Bay, with Mike Glennon evolving into the man who might save Greg Schiano’s job. (In that case
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Frazier said QB Christian Ponder still has not passed the necessary tests to clear him from his concussion, ensuring that Josh Freeman will be the backup to starter Matt Cassel against the Ravens on Sunday. ... S Harrison Smith, who is on injured
Vikings' Cassel on track to start as Ponder recovers from concussion
tests. Even if he can practice Thursday, that's not much time for a quarterback to properly prepare. Frazier said Josh Freeman will be the backup to Cassel, who has started two games and relieved Ponder in three others.
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head-scratching fact: A few QBs that get paid more than Russell Wilson: Kyle Orton, Matt Flynn, Mark Sanchez, Josh Freeman , Blaine Gabbert, Brandon Weeden. — FOX Sports: NFL (@NFLonFOX) December 3, 2013 Amazing, right? WAIT, DID
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Cassel said, laughing. The nine-year veteran has basically been counted out of the quarterback carousel since Josh Freeman replaced him Oct. 21 for that cringe-worthy Monday night game against the New York Giants . That was Freeman's
Bears safety Wright (hamstring) out at Vikings
tackle Jay Ratliff was active for the first time since joining the team one month ago. For the Vikings, quarterback Josh Freeman was inactive for the sixth time in eight games on the roster. Cornerback Josh Robinson (sternum) was out for the
Vikings QB Ponder leaves game, being evaluated for concussion
eight passes for 40 yards. Matt Cassel came in for the final drive of the second quarter, to a rousing cheer from the crowd. The Vikings announced Ponder's return to the game as questionable. The Vikings again had Josh Freeman inactive.
Either way, Bears QB is a Vikings nightmare
long time, the Vikings don't have questions at quarterback. They've started Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel and Josh Freeman this season, a dizzying quarterback carousel that finally seems to be slowing. Ponder will start his sixth straight