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WATCH: Broken play turns into improbable TD for Alexandria in victory over Sartell

Alexandria's Matthew Carlsen on Friday night made ESPN's "SportsCenter" with this broken-play-turned-touchdown early in the fourth quarter against Sar

Alexandria moved to 1-1 this football season thanks in part to a wild touchdown all caught on camera.


Randy Moss picks Aaron Rodgers for NFL MVP

Randy Moss picks Aaron Rodgers for NFL MVP

This is certain to get Vikings' fans blood boiling: Randy Moss has made his picks for the NFL season, and he's high on the Packers' quarterback.


Who's in the Timberwolves' all-time starting five?

Kevin Garnett leads the pack for the Timberwolves. But after that, some names that come to mind when talking about all-time greats (for however short)

A CBSSports.com basketball writer tackled the issue for every NBA team, and he had to dig a little deeper to fill out the Wolves' roster.


Captain Comeback? Adrian Peterson wins starting job with Washington

Washington running back Adrian Peterson

A year after struggling to find traction with New Orleans and Arizona, reports say Adrian Peterson will start just two weeks after signing with the Redskins.


Vikings dominate ESPN list of NFL's top 100 players

The Vikings were among the most represented team on ESPN's top-100 players list.

Mike Zimmer's crew can't play the Rodney Dangerfield card, at least when it comes to the team's individual talents being recognized.


Kirk Cousins can't connect with State Fair on first try

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has his eyes on trying out a fried Twinkie whenever he's able to make it to the Minnesota State Fair.

The Vikings quarterback wanted to experience the Great Minnesota Get-Together but ran into some trouble.


Britney Griner shows some love for a front-row WNBA fan

The Lynx are out of the playoffs, but we'll keep you up to date on the big news (and some not-so-big news) during the WNBA postseason.


Prominent NFL columnist Pete Prisco makes the case for Blake Bortles over Kirk Cousins

Prominent NFL columnist Pete Prisco makes the case for Blake Bortles over Kirk Cousins

CBS Sports' Pete Prisco wasn't impressed with Jacksonville's Blake Bortles or Minnesota's Kirk Cousins during their matchup Saturday. But it got him thinking about which one he'd rather have.


Adrian Peterson rips into his critics on Day 1 with Washington

Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson holds the ball during an NFL football team practice, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Ashburn, Va. (AP Phot

The former Vikings running back signed with injury-plagued Washington on Monday -- and by Tuesday had revived one of his go-to moves: calling out his critics.


New NWHL franchise Minnesota Whitecaps unveil logo

New NWHL franchise Minnesota Whitecaps unveil logo

The team begins play in October at Tria Rink in St. Paul.


Shurmur has a message for NFL about Bridgewater as trade rumors swirl

Former Vikings offensive coordinator and current Giants coach Pat Shurmur, left, and former VIkings quarterback and current Jet Teddy Bridgewater

The New York Giants coach staked his place in the Teddy Bridgewater fan club, as the Jets mull trading the former Vikings first-round pick.


Divine power: Nun from St. Cloud wows White Sox fans with first pitch

Sister Mary Jo Sobieck

Sister Mary Jo Sobieck, a St. Cloud Cathedral graduate, bounced the ball off her arm before letting loose with a curve ball. Here's the video.


Crazy golf: Ben Greve eliminated in a 24-man playoff at U.S. Amateur

Ben Greve is married for women's basketball star Lindsay Whalen.

Lindsay Whalen wasn't the only one in her family in a sports drama right now. Her husband had a spot in a wild golf playoff on Wednesday.


Whalen comes through for her fans: A social media short story

Whalen comes through for her fans: A social media short story

A real estate agent from north Minneapolis recalled the team when Lindsay Whalen invited some fans to a game while she was playing in Turkey -- and the scene that came next.


Denver view: Cousins means Vikings 'could get fitted with Super Bowl rings'

Minnesota's Kirk Cousins, left, and Denver's Case Keenum

After having watched just one preseason game, Denver Post columnist Mark Kiszla knows which team came out on top in free agency's quarterback carousel: the Vikings.


'Thank you and we love you.' Dozier thanks Twins fans with ad

'Thank you and we love you.' Dozier thanks Twins fans with ad

Brian Dozier is making a big impact with his new team, and made one more memory with this full-page thank you to Twins fans.


Pence congratulates UMD Bulldogs ... for high school hockey title

Pence congratulates UMD Bulldogs ... for high school hockey title

Somebody needed to do a better job of preparing Vice President Mike Pence for the platitudes part of his speech in Duluth on Wednesday.


That's garbage! Fargo player trashes umpire after minor-league ejection

Brennan Metzger in the midst of his post-ejection tirade Monday night.

Brennan Metzger of the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks was ejected after arguing balls and strikes. Had the encounter ended there, it would have just been another night.


Former Gophers softball standout Groenewegen out of medically induced coma

Former Gophers softball standout Groenewegen out of medically induced coma

Three-time All-America Sara Groenewegen began experiencing legionnaires' disease symptoms while pitching for Team Canada. 'I know I scared a lot of people,' she wrote.


Free hoops Thursday at DeLaSalle, featuring Tyus Jones and more

The championship game of the Twin Cities Pro-Am League is set for 6:45 p.m. at DeLaSalle, and you should recognize some of the players on the floor.