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Electronic pulltabs for new Vikings stadium still are not takin…

Electronic pulltabs for new Vikings stadium still are not taking off

startribune.com Updated Jan 16, 2013
Revenue for stadium funding has failed to keep up even with state's reduced projections.
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  • Hartman: Trestman rewarded for return to coaching

    Hartman: Trestman rewarded for return to coaching

    startribune.com Jan 16, 2013
     The new Bears coach, a former Vikings assistant, was out of coaching before the 49ers wooed him back in 1995.
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  • Adelman visits reeling Wolves; return uncertain

    Adelman visits reeling Wolves; return uncertain

    ESPN.com nba.com Jan 16, 2013
    Eight days after first leaving the Minnesota Timberwolves to be with his hospitalized wife, Rick Adelman met with his team on Wednesday morning.
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring the development (slow though it m…

    The 10-man rotation, starring the development (slow though it may be) of Derrick Williams

    yahoo.com Jan 16, 2013
    A 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. Since being tabbe…
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  • Mel Kiper Jr. sees plenty of receiving options for Vikings at N…

    Mel Kiper Jr. sees plenty of receiving options for Vikings at No. 23

    startribune.com Jan 16, 2013
    If Rick Spielman and the Vikings opt to use their first round pick in April on a wide receiver, ESPN's most renowned draft analyst sees plenty of possibilities.
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  • Jim Trotter: Remarkably resilient Gore getting better with age …

    Jim Trotter: Remarkably resilient Gore getting better with age in San Francisco

    CNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- For obvious reasons, we spent much of the season marveling at the freakish recuperative powers of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who made a serious run at the single-season rushing record despite being less than a year remo…
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  • Vikings 2013 look ahead: The Big Picture

    Vikings 2013 look ahead: The Big Picture

    startribune.com Jan 16, 2013
    After a 10-6 season and a trip to the NFC playoffs, the Vikings seems to have direction again with coach Leslie Frazier and GM Rick Spielman steering things.
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Kelly's move from Pacific Northwest will shake up traditional E…

    Jan 16
    I know the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly to build a complete program and his task is to do more than fix an offense that has lost its way. But I still think nobody had a worse day Wednesday than Jim Haslett, Perry Fewell and Monte Kiffin, the thr…
  • Don Banks: Hero of last year's AFC Championship Game, Sterling Moore will …

    Jan 16
    Sterling Moore doesn't know yet if he'll watch the game at home in Dallas, or meet up with a couple teammates and head for "a Buffalo Wild Wings or something like that.''