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Webb creates questions at backup QB

Joe Webb's performance in the playoff game raises the question about the Vikings' viability at backup quarterback. Do they need a veteran presence there to fill in when needed and guide Christian Ponder when he is playing? There are some mid-level names scheduled to be free agents.

If the Vikings learned much of anything from the way their season ended with a 24-10 loss in to the Green Bay Packers in the wild card round of the playoffs, it is the importance of a backup quarterback. Throughout the season, fans called for Joe Webb when starter Christian Ponder struggled most. During the regular season, Webb's only in-game duty ended up closing out games that were already...

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