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2014 Draft Prep: Two-QB draft

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Many Fantasy owners have chortled at the idea of starting two quarterbacks because it doesn't mirror reality.

NFL teams start one quarterback, why should Fantasy owners?!

But Fantasy Football is all about having fun, and sometimes it's fun to change reality. It's also fun to score more points, which happens when more quarterbacks are added to starting lineups.

And we also happen to live in a time where there are so many quality passers in the NFL. For instance, a quarterback that has finished in the Top 10 at his position each of the last two seasons and just won a Super Bowl has an Average Draft Position of 105th overall (we're talking about Russell Wilson). Doesn't something seem weird about that? Shouldn't we take advantage of this golden quarterback era?

Two-quarterback leagues are no walk in the park, by the way -- especially if it's more than 10 owners. Suddenly draft strategies change and quarterbacks become extremely popular. It's not a surprise to see close to half of the picks in the first round of a two-quarterback draft to be signal-callers. The same goes for Round 2, too. In fact, most people like to draft quality quarterbacks immediately and address other positions later on, if only to knock out what has become the most integral part of this format.

There's another added wrinkle you can tack on to these leagues -- add points per reception. By doing that, Fantasy owners now must not only eyeball quarterbacks sooner than expected, but receivers and stud tight ends pick up instant interest too. Fantasy owners must decide what takes priority on Draft Day.

That's what we did in our 10-team, two-QB league. We also enlisted in some experienced two-QB Fantasy owners for the draft. Former NFL beat writer and current OrangeBloods.com writer Anwar Richardson has played the format for years. He's joined by CBSSports.com NFL Draft Analysts Rob Rang and Dane Brugler along with our own staff of well-seasoned analysts.

As always, we ask you to share your thoughts on this draft. Take advantage of our Fantasy Football Twitter feed (@CBSFantasyFB) and post your comments there, or share your thoughts on our Fantasy Football Facebook page.

In this league, all touchdowns are worth six points, and we award one point for every 10 yards rushing and receiving and one point for every 25 yards passing. We feature a starting lineup of 2 QB, 2 RB, 2 WR, TE, K, DST and a FLEX (RB/WR/TE). There will also be six reserve spots for a 16-round draft.

Our draft order is as follows:

1. Jeff Tobin, Associate Managing Editor
2. Anwar Richardson, OrangeBloods.com
3. Dave Richard, Senior Fantasy Writer
4. Joe Polito, Social Media Coordinator
5. Adam Aizer, Podcast/Video Host
6. Dane Brugler, NFL Draft Analyst
7. Will Brinson, NFL Writer
8. Chris Towers, Fantasy Writer
9. Jamey Eisenberg, Senior Fantasy Writer
10. Rob Rang, NFL Draft Analyst

Round by Round
Round 1
Pick Team Player
1 Tobin Peyton Manning, QB, DEN
2 Richardson Aaron Rodgers, QB, GB
3 Richard Drew Brees, QB, NO
4 Polito Jamaal Charles, RB, KC
5 Aizer Matthew Stafford, QB, DET
6 Brugler LeSean McCoy, RB, PHI
7 Brinson Matt Forte, RB, CHI
8 Towers Jimmy Graham, TE, NO
9 Eisenberg Matt Ryan, QB, ATL
10 Rang Adrian Peterson, RB, MIN
Round 2
Pick Team Player
11 Rang Tony Romo, QB, DAL
12 Eisenberg Andrew Luck, QB, IND
13 Towers DeMarco Murray, RB, DAL
14 Brinson Calvin Johnson, WR, DET
15 Brugler Jay Cutler, QB, CHI
16 Aizer Demaryius Thomas, WR, DEN
17 Polito Colin Kaepernick, QB, SF
18 Richard Dez Bryant, WR, DAL
19 Richardson Eddie Lacy, RB, GB
20 Tobin Tom Brady, QB, NE
Round 3
Pick Team Player
21 Tobin Montee Ball, RB, DEN
22 Richardson A.J. Green, WR, CIN
23 Richard Nick Foles, QB, PHI
24 Polito Giovani Bernard, RB, CIN
25 Aizer Julio Jones, WR, ATL
26 Brugler Rob Gronkowski, TE, NE
27 Brinson Brandon Marshall, WR, CHI
28 Towers Le'Veon Bell, RB, PIT
29 Eisenberg Jordy Nelson, WR, GB
30 Rang Marshawn Lynch, RB, SEA
Round 4
Pick Team Player
31 Rang Antonio Brown, WR, PIT
32 Eisenberg Andre Ellington, RB, ARI
33 Towers Robert Griffin III, QB, WAS
34 Brinson Cam Newton, QB, CAR
35 Brugler Alshon Jeffery, WR, CHI
36 Aizer Ben Roethlisberger, QB, PIT
37 Polito Randall Cobb, WR, GB
38 Richard Shane Vereen, RB, NE
39 Richardson Keenan Allen, WR, SD
40 Tobin Zac Stacy, RB, STL
Round 5
Pick Team Player
41 Tobin Michael Crabtree, WR, SF
42 Richardson Julius Thomas, TE, DEN
43 Richard Larry Fitzgerald, WR, ARI
44 Polito Andre Johnson, WR, HOU
45 Aizer Doug Martin, RB, TB
46 Brugler Victor Cruz, WR, NYG
47 Brinson Philip Rivers, QB, SD
48 Towers Pierre Garcon, WR, WAS
49 Eisenberg Arian Foster, RB, HOU
50 Rang Alfred Morris, RB, WAS
Round 6
Pick Team Player
51 Rang Carson Palmer, QB, ARI
52 Eisenberg Toby Gerhart, RB, JAC
53 Towers C.J. Spiller, RB, BUF
54 Brinson Reggie Bush, RB, DET
55 Brugler Russell Wilson, QB, SEA
56 Aizer Vincent Jackson, WR, TB
57 Polito Jason Witten, TE, DAL
58 Richard Roddy White, WR, ATL
59 Richardson Ray Rice, RB, BAL
60 Tobin Michael Floyd, WR, ARI
Round 7
Pick Team Player
61 Tobin Joique Bell, RB, DET
62 Richardson Andy Dalton, QB, CIN
63 Richard Rashad Jennings, RB, NYG
64 Polito Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, MIN
65 Aizer Bishop Sankey, RB, TEN
66 Brugler Wes Welker, WR, DEN
67 Brinson Lamar Miller, RB, MIA
68 Towers Julian Edelman, WR, NE
69 Eisenberg Kendall Wright, WR, TEN
70 Rang Golden Tate, WR, DET
Round 8
Pick Team Player
71 Rang Dennis Pitta, TE, BAL
72 Eisenberg Ryan Mathews, RB, SD
73 Towers Percy Harvin, WR, SEA
74 Brinson Jordan Cameron, TE, CLE
75 Brugler Ben Tate, RB, CLE
76 Aizer Vernon Davis, TE, SF
77 Polito Emmanuel Sanders, WR, DEN
78 Richard Frank Gore, RB, SF
79 Richardson Jeremy Maclin, WR, PHI
80 Tobin Torrey Smith, WR, BAL
Round 9
Pick Team Player
81 Tobin Fred Jackson, RB, BUF
82 Richardson Chris Johnson, RB, NYJ
83 Richard Sam Bradford, QB, STL
84 Polito Ryan Tannehill, QB, MIA
85 Aizer Pierre Thomas, RB, NO
86 Brugler Marques Colston, WR, NO
87 Brinson DeSean Jackson, WR, WAS
88 Towers Trent Richardson, RB, IND
89 Eisenberg Terrance Williams, WR, DAL
90 Rang Maurice Jones-Drew, RB, OAK
Round 10
Pick Team Player
91 Rang Mike Wallace, WR, MIA
92 Eisenberg Brandin Cooks, WR, NO
93 Towers T.Y. Hilton, WR, IND
94 Brinson Stevan Ridley, RB, NE
95 Brugler Jordan Reed, TE, WAS
96 Aizer Alex Smith, QB, KC
97 Polito Danny Woodhead, RB, SD
98 Richard Carlos Hyde, RB, SF
99 Richardson Reggie Wayne, WR, IND
100 Tobin Zach Ertz, TE, PHI
Round 11
Pick Team Player
101 Tobin Kelvin Benjamin, WR, CAR
102 Richardson Jake Locker, QB, TEN
103 Richard Kyle Rudolph, TE, MIN
104 Polito Greg Olsen, TE, CAR
105 Aizer Steven Jackson, RB, ATL
106 Brugler Joe Flacco, QB, BAL
107 Brinson Devonta Freeman, RB, ATL
108 Towers Eli Manning, QB, NYG
109 Eisenberg Bernard Pierce, RB, BAL
110 Rang Josh McCown, QB, TB
Round 12
Pick Team Player
111 Rang Sammy Watkins, WR, BUF
112 Eisenberg Eric Decker, WR, NYJ
113 Towers Darren Sproles, RB, PHI
114 Brinson Rueben Randle, WR, NYG
115 Brugler Jeremy Hill, RB, CIN
116 Aizer Justin Hunter, WR, TEN
117 Polito Mike Evans, WR, TB
118 Richard Seahawks DST
119 Richardson Lance Dunbar, RB, DAL
120 Tobin Terrance West, RB, CLE
Round 13
Pick Team Player
121 Tobin DeAngelo Williams, RB, CAR
122 Richardson Hakeem Nicks, WR, IND
123 Richard Andre Williams, RB, NYG
124 Polito Khiry Robinson, RB, NO
125 Aizer Shonn Greene, RB, TEN
126 Brugler Dwayne Bowe, WR, KC
127 Brinson Knowshon Moreno, RB, MIA
128 Towers DeAndre Hopkins, WR, HOU
129 Eisenberg Josh Gordon, WR, CLE
130 Rang Riley Cooper, WR, PHI
Round 14
Pick Team Player
131 Rang Johnny Manziel, QB, CLE
132 Eisenberg Heath Miller, TE, PIT
133 Towers Teddy Bridgewater, QB, MIN
134 Brinson Patriots DST
135 Brugler Panthers DST
136 Aizer Rams DST
137 Polito James White, RB, NE
138 Richard Harry Douglas, WR, ATL
139 Richardson Tavon Austin, WR, STL
140 Tobin 49ers DST
Round 15
Pick Team Player
141 Tobin Blake Bortles, QB, JAC
142 Richardson Mason Crosby, K, GB
143 Richard Ladarius Green, TE, SD
144 Polito Cardinals DST
145 Aizer Ronnie Hillman, RB, DEN
146 Brugler Justin Tucker, K, BAL
147 Brinson Christine Michael, RB, SEA
148 Towers Broncos DST
149 Eisenberg Bengals DST
150 Rang Bears DST
Round 16
Pick Team Player
151 Rang Stephen Gostkowski, K, NE
152 Eisenberg Phil Dawson, K, SF
153 Towers Steven Hauschka, K, SEA
154 Brinson Matt Prater, K, DEN
155 Brugler Martellus Bennett, TE, CHI
156 Aizer Adam Vinatieri, K, IND
157 Polito Dan Bailey, K, DAL
158 Richard Matt Bryant, K, ATL
159 Richardson Saints DST
160 Tobin Robbie Gould, K, CHI
 
Team by Team
Adam Aizer
Rd.Pk Player
1.5 Matthew Stafford, QB, DET
2.6 Demaryius Thomas, WR, DEN
3.5 Julio Jones, WR, ATL
4.6 Ben Roethlisberger, QB, PIT
5.5 Doug Martin, RB, TB
6.6 Vincent Jackson, WR, TB
7.5 Bishop Sankey, RB, TEN
8.6 Vernon Davis, TE, SF
9.5 Pierre Thomas, RB, NO
10.6 Alex Smith, QB, KC
11.5 Steven Jackson, RB, ATL
12.6 Justin Hunter, WR, TEN
13.5 Shonn Greene, RB, TEN
14.6 Rams DST
15.5 Ronnie Hillman, RB, DEN
16.6 Adam Vinatieri, K, IND
Will Brinson
Rd.Pk Player
1.7 Matt Forte, RB, CHI
2.4 Calvin Johnson, WR, DET
3.7 Brandon Marshall, WR, CHI
4.4 Cam Newton, QB, CAR
5.7 Philip Rivers, QB, SD
6.4 Reggie Bush, RB, DET
7.7 Lamar Miller, RB, MIA
8.4 Jordan Cameron, TE, CLE
9.7 DeSean Jackson, WR, WAS
10.4 Stevan Ridley, RB, NE
11.7 Devonta Freeman, RB, ATL
12.4 Rueben Randle, WR, NYG
13.7 Knowshon Moreno, RB, MIA
14.4 Patriots DST
15.7 Christine Michael, RB, SEA
16.4 Matt Prater, K, DEN
Dane Brugler
Rd.Pk Player
1.6 LeSean McCoy, RB, PHI
2.5 Jay Cutler, QB, CHI
3.6 Rob Gronkowski, TE, NE
4.5 Alshon Jeffery, WR, CHI
5.6 Victor Cruz, WR, NYG
6.5 Russell Wilson, QB, SEA
7.6 Wes Welker, WR, DEN
8.5 Ben Tate, RB, CLE
9.6 Marques Colston, WR, NO
10.5 Jordan Reed, TE, WAS
11.6 Joe Flacco, QB, BAL
12.5 Jeremy Hill, RB, CIN
13.6 Dwayne Bowe, WR, KC
14.5 Panthers DST
15.6 Justin Tucker, K, BAL
16.5 Martellus Bennett, TE, CHI
Jamey Eisenberg
Rd.Pk Player
1.9 Matt Ryan, QB, ATL
2.2 Andrew Luck, QB, IND
3.9 Jordy Nelson, WR, GB
4.2 Andre Ellington, RB, ARI
5.9 Arian Foster, RB, HOU
6.2 Toby Gerhart, RB, JAC
7.9 Kendall Wright, WR, TEN
8.2 Ryan Mathews, RB, SD
9.9 Terrance Williams, WR, DAL
10.2 Brandin Cooks, WR, NO
11.9 Bernard Pierce, RB, BAL
12.2 Eric Decker, WR, NYJ
13.9 Josh Gordon, WR, CLE
14.2 Heath Miller, TE, PIT
15.9 Bengals DST
16.2 Phil Dawson, K, SF
Joe Polito
Rd.Pk Player
1.4 Jamaal Charles, RB, KC
2.7 Colin Kaepernick, QB, SF
3.4 Giovani Bernard, RB, CIN
4.7 Randall Cobb, WR, GB
5.4 Andre Johnson, WR, HOU
6.7 Jason Witten, TE, DAL
7.4 Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, MIN
8.7 Emmanuel Sanders, WR, DEN
9.4 Ryan Tannehill, QB, MIA
10.7 Danny Woodhead, RB, SD
11.4 Greg Olsen, TE, CAR
12.7 Mike Evans, WR, TB
13.4 Khiry Robinson, RB, NO
14.7 James White, RB, NE
15.4 Cardinals DST
16.7 Dan Bailey, K, DAL
Rob Rang
Rd.Pk Player
1.10 Adrian Peterson, RB, MIN
2.1 Tony Romo, QB, DAL
3.10 Marshawn Lynch, RB, SEA
4.1 Antonio Brown, WR, PIT
5.10 Alfred Morris, RB, WAS
6.1 Carson Palmer, QB, ARI
7.10 Golden Tate, WR, DET
8.1 Dennis Pitta, TE, BAL
9.10 Maurice Jones-Drew, RB, OAK
10.1 Mike Wallace, WR, MIA
11.10 Josh McCown, QB, TB
12.1 Sammy Watkins, WR, BUF
13.10 Riley Cooper, WR, PHI
14.1 Johnny Manziel, QB, CLE
15.10 Bears DST
16.1 Stephen Gostkowski, K, NE
Dave Richard
Rd.Pk Player
1.3 Drew Brees, QB, NO
2.8 Dez Bryant, WR, DAL
3.3 Nick Foles, QB, PHI
4.8 Shane Vereen, RB, NE
5.3 Larry Fitzgerald, WR, ARI
6.8 Roddy White, WR, ATL
7.3 Rashad Jennings, RB, NYG
8.8 Frank Gore, RB, SF
9.3 Sam Bradford, QB, STL
10.8 Carlos Hyde, RB, SF
11.3 Kyle Rudolph, TE, MIN
12.8 Seahawks DST
13.3 Andre Williams, RB, NYG
14.8 Harry Douglas, WR, ATL
15.3 Ladarius Green, TE, SD
16.8 Matt Bryant, K, ATL
Anwar Richardson
Rd.Pk Player
1.2 Aaron Rodgers, QB, GB
2.9 Eddie Lacy, RB, GB
3.2 A.J. Green, WR, CIN
4.9 Keenan Allen, WR, SD
5.2 Julius Thomas, TE, DEN
6.9 Ray Rice, RB, BAL
7.2 Andy Dalton, QB, CIN
8.9 Jeremy Maclin, WR, PHI
9.2 Chris Johnson, RB, NYJ
10.9 Reggie Wayne, WR, IND
11.2 Jake Locker, QB, TEN
12.9 Lance Dunbar, RB, DAL
13.2 Hakeem Nicks, WR, IND
14.9 Tavon Austin, WR, STL
15.2 Mason Crosby, K, GB
16.9 Saints DST
Jeff Tobin
Rd.Pk Player
1.1 Peyton Manning, QB, DEN
2.10 Tom Brady, QB, NE
3.1 Montee Ball, RB, DEN
4.10 Zac Stacy, RB, STL
5.1 Michael Crabtree, WR, SF
6.10 Michael Floyd, WR, ARI
7.1 Joique Bell, RB, DET
8.10 Torrey Smith, WR, BAL
9.1 Fred Jackson, RB, BUF
10.10 Zach Ertz, TE, PHI
11.1 Kelvin Benjamin, WR, CAR
12.10 Terrance West, RB, CLE
13.1 DeAngelo Williams, RB, CAR
14.10 49ers DST
15.1 Blake Bortles, QB, JAC
16.10 Robbie Gould, K, CHI
Chris Towers
Rd.Pk Player
1.8 Jimmy Graham, TE, NO
2.3 DeMarco Murray, RB, DAL
3.8 Le'Veon Bell, RB, PIT
4.3 Robert Griffin III, QB, WAS
5.8 Pierre Garcon, WR, WAS
6.3 C.J. Spiller, RB, BUF
7.8 Julian Edelman, WR, NE
8.3 Percy Harvin, WR, SEA
9.8 Trent Richardson, RB, IND
10.3 T.Y. Hilton, WR, IND
11.8 Eli Manning, QB, NYG
12.3 Darren Sproles, RB, PHI
13.8 DeAndre Hopkins, WR, HOU
14.3 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, MIN
15.8 Broncos DST
16.3 Steven Hauschka, K, SEA

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Player News
Andre Williams could surprise again
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(9/30/2014) Though I don't know that he's ready for a platoon role, believing his strong showing Week 4 at Washington happened mainly because the Giants saw fit to rest their starting running back in a blowout, rookie Andre Williams has the perfect matchup to make the most of whatever opportunities he gets Week 5 against Atlanta. The Falcons rank 28th against the run, allowing 153.5 yards per game, and have given up nine touchdowns on the ground, four more than any other team.

Even better, they've been sort of the magic elixir for running back tandems this season. Not only did the Vikings' Matt Asiata and Jerick McKinnon both have big games against them last week, the former rushing for 78 yards and three touchdowns and the latter rushing for 135 yards, but the Bengals' Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill both had big games against them in Week 2, the former rushing for 90 yards and a touchdown and the latter rushing for 74 yards and a touchdown.

Of the two lead CBSSports.com Fantasy Football analysts, Jamey Eisenberg ranks Williams the highest for this week, placing him 28th among running backs, so we're talking little more than an emergency flex option in standard 12-team leagues. Still, you wouldn't be completely out of your mind to play him coming off last week's performance.


Rashad Jennings should come roaring back
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(9/30/2014) After being limited to just three touches in the second half of a blowout victory Week 4 at Washington, Giants running back Rashad Jennings has a chance to get back in his Fantasy owners' good graces in Week 5. He'll be facing a Falcons defense that just gave up 241 rushing yards to the Vikings, making them 28th against the run. They've also allowed nine touchdowns on the ground, four more than any other team.

Because rookie Andre Williams performed so well in relief of Jennings last week, rushing for 66 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries, you may be worried the two will split carries in some form or fashion going forward. While I don't think that's much of a concern -- Williams was already getting 5-10 carries a game and not doing much with them -- I'm not sure it really matters with this matchup. The Falcons have been the magic elixir for running back tandems this season. Not only did the Vikings' Matt Asiata and Jerick McKinnon both have big games against them last week, the former rushing for 78 yards and three touchdowns and the latter rushing for 135 yards, but the Bengals' Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill both had big games against them in Week 2, the former rushing for 90 yards and a touchdown and the latter rushing for 74 yards and a touchdown.

Jamey Eisenberg and Dave Richard both rank Jennings among their top six running backs for Week 5, and I agree wholeheartedly. He remains a must-start despite the disappointment of last week.


Alfred Morris running into tough matchup
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) For as good as Alfred Morris is, owning him in Fantasy can leave you disappointed at times, given the Redskins' sometimes-inconsistent usage of him. You might want to skip the headache in Week 5, with the Seahawks on the way Monday night.

Morris has been productive in each game so far, and currently ranks fifth in the NFL in rushing yardage through four games. Unfortunately, he faces one of the toughest tests in the league this week. The Seahawks have yet to allow an opposing running back to score even six points this season, and their lone touchdown allowed came from little-used Packers fullback John Kuhn in Week 1. Morris has yet to face Seattle in his career, and they are unlikely to give him a very warm welcome.

Morris is nearly a must-start Fantasy option on a weekly basis, but this is one time you might want to avoid relying on him. The workload should be there, but Morris ranks outside of the top-30 for running backs in both Jamey Eisenberg and Dave Richard's Week 5 rankings.   


Jets add LeQuan Lewis, subtract Brandon Smith
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) The Jets signed cornerback LeQuan Lewis to their practice squad and released corner Brandon Smith from the squad, reports the New York Daily News.

Panthers add Tauren Poole, Horace Miller to practice squad
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) The Panthers signed running back Tauren Poole and linebacker Horace Miller to their practice squad.

Austin Seferian-Jenkins an interesting long-term prospect
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) Buccaneers tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins returned from a foot injury and immediately served as a key part of the offense in Week 4. Does the rookie second-rounder have sleeper Fantasy potential moving forward?

Seferian-Jenkins was targeted on seven of quarterback Mike Glennon's 42 throws in Sunday's game, a number that left him third on the team. He brought in three of those passes, a decent number considering Glennon struggled with his accuracy all game. The fact that Glennon looked his way so often might be a good sign, since it was the pair's first game together.

After a collegiate career that saw him total 1,840 yards in three seasons, Seferian-Jenkins has a chance to become a big part of this Tampa Bay offense. However, he obviously has a lot to prove before you want to rely on him. Keep an eye on Seferian-Jenkins' play in Week 5 against the Saints, and consider adding him if he and Glennon show a good rapport. 


Lions put Montell Owens on IR
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) The Lions put running back Montell Owens on injured reserve with a hamstring injury, ending his season.

LaMichael James signs with Dolphins
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) Former 49ers running back LaMichael James signed with the Dolphins, reports Fox Sports. San Francisco released the oft-injured back following the season opener.

Luke Willson has a lot to prove with increased role
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) The Seahawks will turn to Luke Willson to start at tight end in the coming weeks, with Zach Miller sidelined by ankle surgery. Should Fantasy owners take notice?

Miller had logged 83.5 percent of the team's snaps through three games, so Willson should be in line for a much larger role as the starter. Of course, Miller was nearly a nonfactor in the passing game so far, having been targeted just seven times. Between he and Willson, quarterback Russell Wilson has targeted tight ends just eight times on 87 attempts, after 20.6 percent of his passes went their way a year ago.

Willson might be the better pass catcher of the Seahawks tight end tandem, but we don't have much to go on here. There are better tight end options worth targeting on waivers, at least until Willson proves himself. 


Christian Ponder preparing to start
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder took the first-team reps Monday and Tuesday while rookie Teddy Bridgewater watched with an ankle injury. "I'm preparing to play, but we're hoping the best for Teddy," Ponder told reporters.

"I've talked to Teddy. He's doing everything he can to prepare and be ready to play."

Ponder has started 35 games, but none with Norv Turner as offensive coordinator. He could be under center Thursday in Green Bay. "It's a very different style of offense than what we've ran the previous three years," Ponder said. "Without Adrian [Peterson], it's different. Defenses play us differently without Adrian. I'm comfortable and fit well in it."


 
 
 
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