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Vikings Lose At Frisco

Christian Ponder threw for 116 yards, two touchdowns and an interception as the Vikings fell to the 49ers 34-14 in San Francisco.¬† Ponder added 20 yards on the ground.¬† Toby Gerhart also had 20 yards rushing in defeat.¬†Reigning NFL MVP Adrian Peterson didn’t touch the ball in one series of action for Minnesota, making his preseason debut as he begins a year in which he will try to become the first player with consecutive 2,000-yard rushing seasons.

The Vikings close out preseason play Thursday against the Titans.

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