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Notebook: O-line seeing a switch

With the Vikings' pass protection shaky at times, Geoff Schwartz was part of two of the team's longest drives and got more snaps than Brandon Fusco. One drive in particular showed the struggles of the offensive line. Plus, Adrian Peterson is in elite Soldier Field history and other Vikings notes.

The basic statistics don't always tell the whole story. Christian Ponder was sacked twice for 15 yards against the Chicago Bears. However, a look at the offensive line on tape and snaps counts tell a different story. Ponder, the Vikings' second-year quarterback, continues to struggle finding a consistent pocket that holds up long enough for his receivers to become open, and even when the pocket is...

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