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Share TweetIn his 15th season, the longtime Vikings stalwart finds himself in his first Super Bowl with the Ravens.Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Delmon Young has some incentive to lay off the desserts: He can earn $600,000 based on his weight this season.Source: CNNSI.com
Jake Mauer excited to lead Twins' new Class A clubUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetAfter going through candidates for their vacant Class A Cedar Rapids managing job, the Twins decided to stay in house and went with a familiar name in Jake Mauer -- Joe's older brother.Source: MLB.comShare TweetWe're continuing to have NFC North movement on the Pro Bowl roster with the game just five days away. The latest includes the injury withdrawal of Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall, the addition of Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph and the …Source: ESPN.comShare TweetSetting the stage: The Timberwolves host the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, returning to Target Center after a very disappointing loss to the Atlanta Hawks on MLK Day. After building an 18 point lead, the Pups slowly but surely fell apart at the sea…Source: timberpups.com
Study on NFL players gives hope for brain disease treatmentUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetResearchers found tau protein in brains of five living retired NFL players with varying levels of cognitive and emotional problems.
Vikings 2013 look ahead: Wide receiversUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetThe biggest questions revolve around Percy Harvin's future with the Vikings. But as a whole, the receiving unit seems to need a total overhaul.