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TE Kyle Rudolph Added To NFC Pro Bowl Roster

TE Kyle Rudolph Added To NFC Pro Bowl Roster

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl team, he will take over as an injury replacement for Tony Gonzalez of the Falcons. The Vikings made the announcement Tuesday. Rudolph was named to his first Pro Bowl. The second-year play…
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  • Highway To Recovery: Just months after tearing his ACL, Marcus …

    Highway To Recovery: Just months after tearing his ACL, Marcus Lattimo…

    CNNSI.com Jan 22, 2013
    Just months after tearing his ACL, Marcus Lattimore has his sights on the NFL -- and in 2013. The rehabbing back is on a mission, and not letting doubt creep in, says Andy Staples.
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  • Two halves, four quarters; Wolves lose 104-96

    Two halves, four quarters; Wolves lose 104-96

    howlintwolf.com Jan 22, 2013
    Cup check! Sorry for the delay on the recap. Derek James is the one to blame. Two Positives: Jonah: Yesterday might’ve been the first time this season that Derrick Williams put together the most complete, polished game on the offensive end. He evenly d
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  • Outside the Lines: Answers for Fred McNeil

    Outside the Lines: Answers for Fred McNeil

    ESPN.com Jan 22, 2013
    Two years ago, we re-introduced you to former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Fred McNeil, whose descent into memory loss and depression was artfully told by Jeanne Marie Laskas in GQ magazine. The implication was that McNeil's years playing football had a…
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  • Delmon Young signs a one-year deal with Phillies

    Delmon Young signs a one-year deal with Phillies

    CNNSI.com Jan 22, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Phillies have signed Delmon Young to a one-year deal for $750,000, adding to their outfield depth.
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  • Utah's Foye still fighting to forge his own way

    Utah's Foye still fighting to forge his own way

    nba.com Jan 22, 2013
    For better or worse, through success and roadblocks, accolades and disappointments, some careers are forever linked. On Draft night in 2006, the Timberwolves traded the No. 6 overall pick, Brandon Roy, to the Trail Blazers for No. 7 pick Randy Foye. Roy…
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves 96, Atlanta Hawks 104

    Minnesota Timberwolves 96, Atlanta Hawks 104

    timberpups.com Jan 22, 2013
    Another fourth-quarter lead, another fourth-quarter lead squandered. Following their emphatic victory over Houston on Saturday, the Minnesota Timberwolves got off to another fast start in Atlanta, possessing at one time an 18-point lead in the second-qu…
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  • Vikings 2013 look ahead: Running backs

    Vikings 2013 look ahead: Running backs

    startribune.com Jan 22, 2013
    What can Adrian Peterson do for an encore after a ridiculous 2012 comeback? The Vikings star promises he can accomplish even more.
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  • The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Fallin…

    The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Falling Apart

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    The Clippers really don’t want to see the Warriors in the playoffs. We’d like it, but they certainly wouldn’t, not after Golden State beat them for the third time this season, 106-99. “There are shooters and then there are just the indescribable.â
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  • Video - David Thorpe: 25 Under 25 05:19

    David Thorpe: 25 Under 25

    Jan 22
    The best young players in the NBA are, David Thorpe points out, not so different from the best players in the NBA, period.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Martin doing the little things for OKC

    Jan 22
    That "other" Kevin is a big reason why the Thunder own the NBA's best record, J.A. Adande writes.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers may consider trading Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Peter King: Wilson not asking for new deal; more on Payton's reinstatement…

    Jan 22
    Three items in the news, all non-Harbaugh related, today: