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Options many, talent questionable with QBs

Bruce Gradkowski

The Vikings are expected to make a bid on a free-agent quarterback to become their backup, but which one? There are plenty of backup options available, but not all of them feel like the right fit for the Vikings' situation.

Free agency opens Tuesday and the Vikings are expected to in the market for a backup quarterback. There isn't a huge market out there with Joe Flacco signing a long-term deal and Alex Smith getting traded to San Francisco, but either of those two options would have been in the mode of threatening Christian Ponder for a starting job and Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made clear that is not the... Recommended Stories