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Hit on a miss: Vikings have learned lessons as season has progressedstartribune.com Jan 4, 2013The Vikings' biggest pass play of the season came from, of all things, an incompletion from a game that didn't even involve them.Share TweetIt probably isn't a good thing to make Adrian Peterson angry, but a bar in Green Bay is going ahead and doing it any way before the Packers' big wild-card playoff game against the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday night. The above picture was snapped in an …Share Tweet
George Karl: Nuggets embarrassed themselves in loss to Love-less, Rubio-less Timberwolvesyahoo.com Jan 4, 2013On Wednesday morning, the Denver Nuggets were flying high, celebrating a big-time win that snapped the Los Angeles Clippers' franchise-record 17-game winning streak and looking like a team that had finally hit its stride after a tough-as-nails early-sea…Share Tweet
Wild-card playoff programming noteESPN.com Jan 4, 2013OK gang. The time has come to ship off across the frozen plains, get myself to Green Bay and begin final preparations for Saturday night's NFC North-exclusive wild-card playoff game between the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers. I'll check in when…Share TweetESPN.com Jan 4, 2013Five nuggets of knowledge about Saturday's Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers wild-card game: Frozen tundra: You've already heard plenty of national nostalgia about playing a night game in freezing temperatures at one of the NFL's most sacred cathedral…Share TweetWith a playoff clash between the Packers and Vikings coming Saturday night, we once again enlisted Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to provide a scouting report on Green Bay.Share Tweet
Bemoaning the Kevin Love Narrativehowlintwolf.com Jan 4, 2013A double-double before halftime, Wolves leading, and 17 points in 24 minutes before leaving the game…yeah this guy sounds like the problem. I’m annoyed. Maybe I shouldn’t let things like sports affect me this much, but some things are so flat-out duShare Tweet
Minnesota Timberwolves 101 — Denver Nuggets 97timberpups.com Jan 4, 2013The Twolves got right back on the court Thursday night in Denver, coming off an embarrassing loss to Utah less than 24 hours prior. No surprises in the starting lineups tonight. With Rubio remaining on the sidelines, the Pups opened up with Ridnour, SShare Tweetnba.com Jan 4, 2013Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has left Minnesota's game against the Denver Nuggets after spraining a finger on his right hand in the third quarter.Share Tweet
NFL Kickoff OT: Wild Card WeekendJan 4NFL Live OT previews this weekends' NFL playoff games.
'Playbook': Lethal Packers offenseJan 4How will the Minnesota Vikings defense handle the dynamic offensive attack off the Green Bay Packers led by Aaron Rodgers? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the matchup.
'Playbook': Vikings vs. Packers previewJan 4What will happen when Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings take on the dangerous Green Bay Packers led by Aaron Rodgers? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the epic Wild Card matchup.
Saturday Wild-Card PreviewJan 4Mark Schlereth and Tedy Bruschi preview Saturday's wild-card matchups between Cincinnati-Houston and Minnesota-Green Bay.