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Cassel Gets The Nod

Cassel Gets The Nod

Matt Cassel will again be under center when the Vikings host the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.  Head coach Leslie Frazier has named Cassel the starter for the second straight week, with fellow quarterback Christian Ponder suffering from a concussion.  Cassel has passed for 1,122 yards, seven TD’s and four interceptions in six games this season, including three starts.

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