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Yotter: Ponder a man of Steele on the field

Christian Ponder played poised, productive football with his running mate, Adrian Peterson, bottled up. Maybe that marriage thing wasn't such a bad idea after all, as he ended bad stretches and has put together some streaks he hasn't seen in a while.

Christian Ponder never looked as uncomfortable behind a press-conference podium as he did Wednesday when fielding questions about the timing and location of his courthouse wedding last Monday. Six days later, he never looked so comfortable in the pocket. From Hudson (Wisconsin) to Houston (Texas), the married life is treating Ponder well. "I think not being single has been a plus for him," Vikings... Recommended Stories