MINNEAPOLIS -- As Christian Ponder begins his fourth training camp with the Minnesota Vikings, there's less guaranteed to the quarterback than at any point since the team made him the 12th overall pick in the 2011 draft. Ponder will head to Mankato, Minnesota, as the third member of an open quarterback competition that will quite possibly end with him standing on the bench. The number of snaps given to veteran Matt Cassel and first-round pick Teddy Bridgewater during the Vikings' OTAs and minicamp far outpaced the number given to Ponder, and even the quarterback sounded unsure of how much time he'd get when the Vikings begin practice later this week.via ESPN.com - NFL Nation http://ift.tt/1twcVqY

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