Minnesota Vikings: 5 Bold Predictions for Week 6 Matchup with Carolina Panthers

October 9, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The idiom for the week in Minnesota is simple: One man's trash is another man's treasure.
At least the Vikings front office hopes that's the case, as the big news during Minnesota's bye week was the Sunday night signing of quarterback Josh Freeman, who was waived last week by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Freeman joins the Vikings quarterback carousel that now has three players, Freeman, Matt Cassel, and Christian Ponder, who were all solid starters when last season began.
So what happens now?
The smart guess is that Cassel's excellent performance against the Steelers was enough to earn the start against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday at Mall of America Field. (FOX 1 p.m. ET)
According to the Associated Press, the Vikings announced on Tuesday that Freeman will not start on Sunday. 
That same report has Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier saying that Ponder will remain the starter as long as his injured rib allows him to play. Everyone who pays attention th...

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