Coach defends Christian Ponder

Updated: September 11, 2013, 6:44 PM ET
By Ben Goessling | ESPN.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Coach Leslie Frazier defended Christian Ponder again on Wednesday, saying the quarterback's struggles weren't the only reason the Minnesota Vikings lost to the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Frazier added that he's not thinking about making a change at the position.

"Christian, he made some mistakes, but he's not the only reason we didn't have success on Sunday," Frazier said. "Our team did not play well, and that affects the quarterback as well. It wasn't just Christian, ...

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