Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder isn't connecting well with receivers after opening the season with ratings of 105.5 and 114.6 in his first two starts (vs. Jacksonsville and Indianapolis). Here are his past three games:

Date Opponent

Oct. 14 at Washington

35-for-52 / 83.2 rating / two INT

Oct. 21 vs. Arizona

8-for-17/ 35.5 rating / two INT

Thursday vs. Tampa Bay

19-for-35 / 75.8 rating / one INT