Head Coach Leslie Frazier led off his Wednesday news conference by announcing that QB
Frazier said that Freeman will have to pass the league-mandated tests and will be evaluated daily as the week goes on, and that it's "more than likely" that Ponder will start.
“We’ll have to proceed as if he’s [Freeman] not going to make it,” said Frazier, pointing to the short week the team has coming off a Monday night game and also the lack of time Freeman has had with the team. "We need to get Christian ready to go."
Freeman struggled during his debut as a Viking, completing 20 of 52 passes for 190 yards and one interception.