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Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder developed a knee problem this week. As the team prepares to attempt to stretch its record to 4-1 against the Titans, Ponder’s knee is improving. “It didn’t bother him very much on Monday, but it was really soreShare Tweet
The Minnesota Twins have fired three coaches and their head athletic trainer in the wake of a second straight last-place finish in the AL Central.Share TweetBut Erin Henderson won't play in the nickel on Sunday. Jasper Brinkley will play there as Henderson works his way backShare TweetESPN.com Oct 4, 2012A few players got the shaft in this week's First Quarter Stock Watch post. One was Minnesota Vikings all-purpose man Percy Harvin, the NFC's special teams player of the month for September, and we circled back on him Wednesday. Another was Chicago Bears…Share Tweet
5 NBA Players Who Will Struggle On New Teamsdimemag.com Oct 4, 2012Struggle is a part of life. Sometimes we forget that when we’re looking at professional basketball players. They make so much money, they’re so talented, and there’s so much hype around players changing teams that it’s easy to overlook how much haShare TweetVikings running back still not interested in talking about Tennessee's Chris Johnson.Share Tweet
Jared Allen on strong defensive surge: 'We've kept it simple'The Vikings hope to keep their defensive momentum going in Week 5 with a home game against Tennessee.Share TweetThe Vikings receiver was named NFC special teams player of the monthShare Tweet
Kick save! Canadian Scott Diamond flashes goalie skills against Jays (Video)yahoo.com Oct 4, 2012There's no question this play doesn't happen if Minnesota Twins left-hander Scott Diamond isn't Canadian and wasn't making his first career start in his home country against the Toronto Blue Jays. Diamond, like any person born in the Great White North, …Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Titans-VikingsOct 4The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Tennessee at Minnesota
Preview: Tennessee Titans vs. Minnesota VikingsOct 4NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and the Minnesota Vikings.
Weather update: Titans @ VikingsOct 4AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Titans @ Vikings.
Twins combine on comebackerOct 4MIN@TOR: Diamond kicks a comebacker over to Parmelee