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Free agent right-hander Kevin Correia has reached agreement on a two-year, $10 million contract with the Minnesota Twins, a baseball source said Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Minnesota's Williams, at No. 2, Falls Short of the Hype, but Lives Up to a Trendnytimes.com Updated Dec 10, 2012Derrick Williams, taken second over all in 2011, is the latest No. 2 pick to experience the growing pains of the N.B.A.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 10, 2012NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- More than nine months after the NFL first disclosed its bounty investigation of the New Orleans Saints, four players will finally get a ruling on whether their initial suspensions are upheld, reduced or thrown out.Upvote Share TweetMINNEAPOLIS (AP) Derrick Williams says he is trying to stay patient through fluctuating playing time with the Minnesota Timberwolves.Upvote Share Tweet
The 10-man rotation, starring the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Allman Brothers Bandyahoo.com Updated Dec 10, 2012A look around the league and the web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: A Wolf Among Wolves. Ricky Rubio and A…Upvote Share TweetVikings coach Leslie Frazier is happy with the team's 21-14 victory at home against the Bears, but he says they need to find a way to win on the road.Upvote Share TweetAfter running for 157 yards against the Bears on Sunday, Adrian Peterson is 506 yards away from breaking the single-season rushing record, something he told SI's Peter King that he is very serious about doing. It's a stretch, but not quite an impossible…Upvote Share Tweet
Sherels could replace JeffersonThe concussion sustained by A.J. Jefferson could test the team’s depth at the position this week. Marcus Sherels could be asked to start.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 10, 2012Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said he got treatment for a sore neck Monday morning, but expects to be ready to practice later this week. Cutler left yesterday’s loss to the Vikings after taking a hard shot from Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen. He fUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 10, 2012The Vikings rode running back Adrian Peterson and an opportunistic defense to a 21-14 win over the Bears on Sunday, improving their record to 7-6 and strengthening their shot at a playoff berth in the process. It also seems to have played a role in conv…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL LIVE OT: Adrian Peterson For MVPDec 10Trey Wingo and Eric Mangini discuss the possibility of Adrian Peterson winning the MVP award.
Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith discusses big Week 14 winDec 10Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith joins "Around the League" to talk about knocking off the Chicago Bears, the wild card race and his alma mater in the BCS National Championship.
Snap Decision: Peyton Or Peterson?Dec 10Ron Jaworski and Merril Hoge debate whether Peyton Manning or Adrian Peterson is the NFL MVP.
GameDay: Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings highlightsDec 10Catch the highlights from the Mall of America Field as the Minnesota Vikings take down the Chicago Bears at home to keep themselves alive in the playoff race.
Peter King: With three weeks left, awards races still very much up in the …Dec 10Adrian Peterson is not chasing 2,000 yards. He is chasing 2,105. The record.