As the Vikings remaining games painfully play out in front of us, there are a few things to keep an eye on that will keep the diehards among us tuned in to every game.

One of those things is the progression of rookie quarterback Christian Ponder.  Coming off of his worst game last week, and with Adrian Peterson out with injury, the Vikings offense will have to rely on Ponder’s arm to keep them in competition against the formidable defense of the Atlanta Falcons.

Courtesy of Kevin Seifert, here is a “Sports Science” special featuring Minnesota’s latest hope at quarterback: