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.