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Yotter: Footwork failings or not, it's time

Josh Freeman has spent considerable time working on his mechanics and learning the Vikings offense in the last month. There are no guarantees he is ready to start again, but it's time to find out.

Vikings general manager Rick Spielman has insisted several times that he doesn't need to see Josh Freeman play another game this season to get a complete assessment on him. And, yet, it's time to get him in the game. The Vikings continue to work with Freeman on his footwork and he might not be ready for game action. And, yet, it's time. In reality, it can't be worse than what Christian Ponder... Recommended Stories