Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is carted off the field after getting injured during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Minneapolis, Sunday, Jan. 1, ... more 
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is carted off the field after getting injured during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Minneapolis, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012. The rookie was crunched by Bears defensive lineman Israel Idonije just after throwing an incomplete pass. (AP Photo/Andy King) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Andy King
Sun, Jan 1, 2012 2:25 PM EST