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Share TweetWhen the Bears were looking for a head coach to replace Lovie Smith, their list of candidates skewed heavily toward the offensive side of the ball. Former 49ers head coach and Bears icon Mike Singletary was the exception. There were suggestions that Sin…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetBrace yourself, ladies and gentlemen. The Timberwolves are on the road while lacking the services of Nikola Pekovic and Alexey Shved in a Saturday night matchup in Charlotte, NC. Having lost their past 6 games, the Wolves are in desperate need of a vict…Source: timberpups.com
Blank; Wolves lose 114-101Updated Jan 26 Share TweetA representation of the Wolves’ physical and mental absence in last night’s game versus the Washington Wizards, the now second worst team by record in the NBA.Source: howlintwolf.com
Ray Edwards TKOs some tomato can in MinnesotaUpdated Jan 26 Share TweetFormer Vikings defensive end Ray Edwards returned to the boxing ring Friday night in Minnesota, apparently against the pugilistic equivalent of his own Falcons career. Edwards improved to 2-0 with a 41-second TKO of some guy named Corey Briggs, who is n…Source: profootballtalk.com
Redskins OL Trent Williams Will Miss The Pro Bowl Because A Nightclub Patron Tasered Him And Cracked A Bottle On His HeadUpdated Jan 26 Share TweetYesterday, the Vikings announced that Matt Kalil would be taking over for Redskins offensive lineman Trent Williams in this Sunday's Pro Bowl. The Vikings couldn't supply any details and, as the Pro Bowl is an especially inessential exhibition, some spe…Share TweetGame Summary The 17-22 Timberwolves travelled east to take on the 9-31 Washington Wizards on Friday night. Hope everyone set their DVR’s. The Pups opened up with Rubio, Ridnour, Kirilenko, Williams, and Stiemsma. The Wizards countered with John WaSource: timberpups.comShare TweetMake that 7 Pro Bowl Vikings. The Vikings will have over half a dozen players in the game Sunday night, as now rookie tackle Matt Kalil will be part of the NFC, taking the spot of Redskins left tackle Trent Williams. The Vikings press release said that …Source: vikingsgab.comShare TweetMinnesota Vikings rookie left tackle Matt Kalil is headed to Hawaii after all.Source: ESPN.com
OTL: Three To RememberJan 26Former NFL running back Leroy Hoard discusses coping with headaches, memory loss and depression and explains why he must never forget Andrew Waters, Dave Duerson and Junior Seau, three former NFL players who committed suicide.
Bobcats Snap 16-Game Slide At HomeJan 26Gerald Henderson's 3-pointer propels Bobcats to 102-101 win over Timberwolves.
Super Bowl XLVII -- Flacco has arrivedJan 26The Joe Flacco debate is essentially over. He will paid like an elite quarterback, no matter what his critics think.