Jim Souhan


What I'm watching for: Minnesota Vikings vs. Denver Broncos

Vikings could be 8-3 heading into the bye


Souhan: Can the Vikings do without prime players tonight at Dallas?

Linval Joseph (98)

Without nose tackle Linval Joseph, can a Vikings defensive line otherwise built for speed handle the power rushing of the Cowboys? And how will it be without Adam Thielen catching passes?


Souhan pregame: Washington rookie McLaurin will be a handful for Vikings defense

Washington wide receiver Terry McLaurin catches a pass for a touchdown against the Dolphins on Oct. 13

In six games with a dysfunctional offense Terry McLaurin has caught 24 passes for 419 yards and five touchdowns. Only two receivers have more touchdowns - Adam Thielen and Chris Godwin.


Vikings at Lions: What I'm watching for

The Star Tribune team is covering Vikings-Lions at Ford Field today


Vikings-Eagles: What I'm watching for

Minnesota Vikings vs. Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium


Souhan: Diggs, Cousins and a must-win vs. the Giants

StribSports coverage from MetLife Stadium


Souhan pregame: Lingering second guesses from Game 1

As the Twins and Yankees prepare for Game 2 in the Bronx, some left over questions remain from Friday night's Game 1.


Minnesota Vikings-Oakland Raiders: Barr out, trouble ahead?

Barr is inactive; what to watch for


Vikings-Packers from Lambeau: What 2 watch 4

Favre, Rodgers, Kearse, et al


Souhan: Will the Vikings defensive backs play big?

What I'm watching for today at U.S. Bank Stadium with the Star Tribune team


Souhan: Much to love about the PGA's Bethpage Black course

Tiger Woods, left, and Brooks Koepka walk to the 14th fairway during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Thursday, May 16, 2019,

It's big, and beautiful.


Souhan: Shuffling patrons early on Sunday at the Masters

Prepping for a big Sunday


Souhan: Iowa's Zach Johnson hits a clunker of a shot, but no harm, no foul

Zach Johnson hits on the 18th hole during the first round for the Masters golf tournament Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Augusta, Ga.

He took a practice swing on the 13th tee Friday and accidentally hit his ball. It clanged off a the tee marker to his right and caromed forward.


Souhan: A rainy weekend ahead at the Masters

Who's promising, who's out


Former Gopher at The Masters

Wilhelm Schauman is working for a Swedish TV station


Souhan: At the Masters. A favorite, a sleeper, a (big name) long shot

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his putt on the 13th hole during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Monday, April 8, 2019, in

Favorites and sleepers


Souhan: The good, the bad and the muddy from the Masters

Brandt Snedeker talked to six-year-old fan Caleb Daniel during a rainy practice round before the Masters at Augusta National in Augusta, Ga., on Monda

Here's something you might not know: When it rains, the "patron''' walkways turn into a swamp. The course? The course is perfect.


Souhan: Virginia made Texas Tech pay for late lapse

Texas Tech guard Davide Moretti, left, is consoled by a teammate after losing to Virginia.

What evolved into a great championship battle spilled into overtime after an uncharacteristic defensive slip by Texas Tech.


Souhan: Izzo's mistake was linking manic outburst, real-world behavior

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo directs his team during a first round men's college basketball game against Bradley in the NCAA Tournament, Thursda

Gophers will face legendary the Michigan State coach two days after his controversial berating of a Spartans player in Round 1.


Souhan: Pitino wins coaching battle, steers Gophers into Round 2

Minnesota coach Richard Pitino questions a call during the first half of a first round men's college basketball game against Louisville in the NCAA To

Richard Pitino thoroughly outcoached his father's successor at Louisville to get his first NCAA victory as a head coach.