January 26, 2011
Ponder firing on all cylinders at Senior Bowl practices
Christian Ponder may not be the highest rated quarterback at this year's Senior Bowl, but could end up being drafted as high as any of them. Washington signal called Jake Locker was once a can't miss top five prospect, but his star has fallen, leaving the door wide open for Ponder to shine this weekend.
At this stage, it's looking like the former Seminole may not start for the South team because those honors will likely go to hometown hero Greg McElroy of Alabama. But Ponder knows how important this weekend is as his football future is now in the hands of NFL scouts and coaches who are watching and grading his every move.
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