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Vikings coaches pleased with Ponder's efforts

Christian Ponder (Darron Cummings/AP)

Vikings coaches haven't had a chance to see first-round draft pick Christian Ponder work in their offense yet, but they are pleased with his workout efforts and would like to be able to start coaching him on some things.

While Vikings coaches seem to be getting antsier about not getting to work with their players yet this offseason, a few of them were able to take some encouragement with quarterback Christian Ponder trying to organize workouts last week at the IMG Madden Football Academy in Bradenton, Fla. "They've taken it upon themselves to keep in shape and take care of themselves as best they can," offensive... Recommended Stories

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