Defensive end Everson Griffen had already been ruled out for Sunday’s loss to the Bills due to what the team listed as a knee injury while he missed practice all week.
With a sun angle as high in the sky as it was on March 19, coupled with longer nights, chilled Canadian air will become emboldened in the days to come. The approach of a cooler front ignites a band of showers and storms later today. A reinforcing cool front sparks more showers Thursday with late week highs in the 50s. Saturday looks iffy, with Sunday the wetter day. Check the blog for more details. -Todd Nelson
Kirk Cousins' catchphrase was used against him Sunday after the Vikings lost to the Bills.
Antoine Winfield Jr. hurt his left foot early in Saturday's game at Maryland. He will undergo surgery, and the Gophers will seek a waiver for a sixth year of eligibility.
The Vikings looked totally and utterly unprepared to play in a 27-6 loss to the Buffalo Bills. Listed as 16½-point favorites, the Vikings played as poorly as any team could possibly look in digging a crater in the first half.
Oakland can clinch a playoff spot with a victory over Minnesota, while the Twins can finish with their second-worst road record ever.
The Vikings (1-0-1) will be without defensive end Everson Griffen on Sunday against the Bills (0-2) for just the third time since he became a…
When the Vikings moved back downtown after two seasons as guests at TCF Bank Stadium, they sought to blend modern comforts at U.S. Bank Stadium…
United's Darwin Quintero is fouled often, but the referees rarely blow the whistle, according to coach Adrian Heath.
A fine Sunday gives way to T-storms late Monday; another round of rain Thursday, and next weekend may be sloppy and wet. The brunt of Canadian air stays north of the border; the Twin Cities should be frost-free into the first week of October. See the blog for more details. -Todd Nelson
The Loons have a very interesting starting lineup heading into this game.
This weekend will marks 40th anniversary of Lyman Bostock's murder. He was unforgettable for reasons far beyond the tragic circumstance of his death at age 27.
The Wild trimmed its roster by 17 Saturday.
Coach P.J. Fleck is honoring former Gophers tackle Nick Connelly, who died Wednesday, with a helmet decal and lime green wristbands. The Gophers also have a helmet decal in honor of Maryland's Jordan McNair, who died after an offseason workout.
We are due for a break, and it's arrived. Friday's windblown puddles give way to a fairly nice weekend, with 60s today and low to mid 70s on Sunday. Check the blog for more details. -Todd Nelson
Art performances from the Mississippi River to Mia.
Protocol 46 of St. Paul is led by executives with military-intelligence and IT backgrounds.
Safety Andrew Sendejo was fined again by the NFL for play deemed unnecessarily rough. The 31-year-old Sendejo was fined $53,482 for the hit on Packers…