Christian Ponder Injury: Updates on Vikings QB's Ribs

Tyler ConwayFeatured ColumnistSeptember 25, 2013

Christian Ponder missed the team's Week 4 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in London after the Minnesota Vikings quarterback revealed he was suffering from a rib injury.

Ponder discussed the injury with media members at practice, saying it happened sometime during the Vikings' 31-27 loss to the Cleveland Browns in Week 3, per Tom Pelissero of USA Today:

Ponder says he suffered a rib injury early in Cleveland game. "The biggest concern is contact... My mindset is I'm going to play."

— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) September 25, 2013

He will play in Week 6.