The Donovan McNabb era is officially over.
The veteran No. 5 may have played himself to early retirement Sunday night after he was benched in the fourth quarter during a 39-10 debacle against rival, Chicago Bears.
It was so bad, his mother couldn't bear to watch her son's career end so miserably and left before the game had finished. His own mother people.
Well after that dreadful six-game experiment, it's time to look forward to 2012 and beyond.
Bring in first-round rookie Christian Ponder out of Florida State.
Ponder made his NFL debut last night and showed more chemistry with the offense in 17 attempts than McNabb has in six games.
Let's take a look at how Christian Ponder can save the Minnesota Vikings from Donovan McNabb's epic collapse.