Minnesota Sports News and Rumors
Salvador Perez triggered a go-ahead rally with a double in the sixth inning and made several spectacular plays behind the plate, helping the Kansas City Royals to a scrappy 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Access Vikings morning walkthrough: July 31startribune.com 37 minutes agoOur reporters walk you through what's going on with the Vikings today.Upvote Share Tweet
The Vikings Quarterback Odysseyvikingsgab.com 10 hours agoBeing born in 1986 and a Vikings fan my entire life, my oldest clear memory as a fan is watching Jim McMahon hitting Cris Carter for a touchdown. That was 1993. Since, the Vikings have trotted out 18 different starting quarterbacks. It’s not quite the s…Upvote Share Tweet
Hartman: Spielman sees lots of progress at campstartribune.com 10 hours agoThe Vikings GM knows many will focus on quarterbacks.Upvote Share Tweet
Bright Future?: Who has close friends who are Packers or Bears fa…vikingsgab.com 10 hours agoWho has close friends who are Packers or Bears fans? I have both. How many annoying jokes/reminders about how many rings the Vikings have can someone tolerate before actually going on a mission to steal every Packer flag in the neighborhood (every neigh…Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Love trade talks narrowed to CavsESPN.com 10 hours agoThe Minnesota Timberwolves were engaged in serious Kevin Love trade talks with no teams other than the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, adding to the growing belief around the NBA that Love teaming up with LeBron James is inevitable, according to sourc…Upvote Share Tweet
Training Camp Position Battlesvikingsgab.com 12 hours agoThe 2014 training camp is well underway in Mankato for the Minnesota Vikings. Mike Zimmer stated that the first depth chart won’t be released until next week but I wanted to take a moment to highlight a few of the position battles. Offense Matt Cassel h…Upvote Share TweetThe rookie QB was a bit sloppy in his short time with the starters.Upvote Share Tweetstartribune.com 12 hours agoThe Minneapolis Council will consider a proposal supporting bird-safe glass for the Vikings facility.Upvote Share Tweetstartribune.com 12 hours agoThe defensive tackle has shed weight in hopes of gaining a starting job.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 13 hours agoMANKATO, Minn. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Minnesota Vikings training camp: It was just for a series, but Teddy Bridgewater saw first-team snaps for the first time in training camp. He threw on three of his four plays with the firs…Upvote Share TweetMANKATO, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings got Cordarrelle Patterson on the practice field for the first time since the start of training camp on Wednesday afternoon, while cornerback Captain Munnerlyn did some side work after returning from a strained ham…Upvote Share Tweet
Jerome Felton: 'If we’re going to use a fullback, I feel I’ll be that guy.'startribune.com 18 hours agoJerome Felton is trying not to worry about whether the Vikings plan to keep him or make him a salary cap casualty after training camp.Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings enter next phase of QB competitionESPN.com 18 hours agoMANKATO, Minn. -- The Vikings will be back on the practice field on Wednesday afternoon, following a day off on Tuesday, and coach Mike Zimmer said the team would likely adjust its practice plan to provide more snaps for players who need the extra work.…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Zach LaVine On Dunking, Kevin Love, Draft Night, And Moredimemag.com 19 hours agoZach LaVine is quickly becoming the most exciting player of this year’s NBA draft class. Born in Renton, Washington, LaVine made his inaugural appearance at the Seattle Pro-Am All-Star Game this weekend, where his interplanetary athleticism was on full …Upvote Share TweetThis morning, Minnesota announced it has activated cornerback Captain Munnerlyn from the Physically Unable to Perform list. He is expected to participate in practice this afternoon, as the morning walkthrough was shortened to just special teams. Munnerl…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 22 hours agoWhat did Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph do after he signed his five-year contract extension with the team this week? You can find out on Wednesday’s edition of PFT Live. Rudolph will join Mike Florio to discuss why he decided to commit his future to the…Upvote Share Tweet
Access Vikings morning walkthrough: July 30startribune.com Jul 30 (yesterday)Our Vikings reporters walk you through what's going on todayUpvote Share TweetMLB.com Jul 30 (yesterday)Kyle Gibson came back strong in his return from missing a start with lower back stiffness as the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings to lead the Twins to a 2-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.Upvote Share Tweet
Teddy Bridgewater vs. Matt Cassel: Which Minnesota Vikings quarterback is doing better?Jul 30Charley Casserly has the latest on the quarterback competition between Teddy Bridgewater and Matt Cassel and what the major factors are that will decide who gets the starting gig in Minnesota.
Who will win the NFC North?Jul 30Will Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers once again clinch the NFC North, or will another team steal the top spot?
Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel vs. Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy BridgewaterJul 30How are first-round draft picks Johnny Manziel and Teddy Bridgewater progressing in training camp? The "Inside Training Camp Live" breaks down what Browns and Vikings fans can expect from their rookie quarterbacks.
Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel vs. Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy BridgewaterJul 30How are first-round draft picks Johnny Manziel and Teddy Bridgewater progressing in training camp? "Inside Training Camp Live" breaks down what Browns and Vikings fans can expect from their rookie QBs.
Sources: Love trade talks narrowed to CavsJul 30The Minnesota Timberwolves were engaged in serious Kevin Love trade talks with no teams other than the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, adding to the growing belief around the NBA that Love teaming up with LeBron James is inevitable, according to sourc…
Falcons Report: Putting It All on the LinesJul 30Ra’Shede Hageman (in white) is part of a rebuilt defensive line that must generate a pass rush. (Brynn Anderson/AP) I’m in Flowery Branch, Ga., the permanent training home of the Falcons, for a steamy afternoon practice, the second padded practice of th…
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