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Vikings have free agent options to replace Griffen with veteran rusher

The Minnesota Vikings have filled out some of the open depth spots on their roster by signing back players from the 2019 roster like Ameer Abdullah, Dakota Dozier and Brett Jones while adding outside free…


SKOR North recs: 10 classic Twins games that are available on YouTube

Looking for something to watch this weekend and you’re not into e-sports? Mackey, Judd and Ramie have a list of recommendations to share with you. 10 classic Twins games that are available on YouTube: 1.…


How would MLB’s new agreement impact Twins players?

MLB players and owners agree on something, and that’s generally good news. Staring down an uncertain short-term future, MLB owners reportedly agreed to a contingency plan that had already been approved by the Players Association,…


Twins option two players to minors, MLB rosters set to freeze

The Minnesota Twins on Thursday announced their intention to option to players to the minor leagues, outfielder LaMonte Wade Jr. and pitcher Sean Poppen. Twins president of baseball operations Derek Falvey gave the indication Thursday…


Randall Cunningham belongs in the Hall of Fame

Randall Cunningham had one of the most unique careers in NFL history. Right from the very start, he was used in a way never seen before. When he first came into the league, Buddy Ryan played…


Report: Former Vikings All-Pro cornerback lands with Colts

Former Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes will sign a one-year contract with the Indianapolis Colts, according to ESPN. Rhodes, who was the 25th pick in the 2013 draft by the Vikings, became one of the NFL’s…


On hold: Three things about the Twins we now will have to wait to see

The Twins were scheduled to begin defense of their American League Central title on Thursday in Oakland with Jose Berrios on the mound, Josh Donaldson in the lineup fo the first time and an expectation…


What happened between the Vikings and Stefon Diggs

As Stefon Diggs ripped off his helmet in the end zone and launched it in celebration of one of the great moments in Minnesota football history, you would have bet anything that the young, gifted…


Despite Sharpe signing, Vikings must still find NFL-ready receiver in draft

On Wednesday, the Minnesota Vikings signed receiver Tajae Sharpe, who flashed potential in his rookie season with the Titans by grabbing 41 passes and then settled into a depth role over the last two years.…


Wetmore: An imaginary Opening Day lineup for the 2020 Minnesota Twins

Well, there’s no getting around it at this point. You’re sad. I’m sad. There are bigger problems in the world right now. And still, it’s OK to admit that we’re all missing baseball. Thursday would…


Vikings sign ex-Titan WR Tajae Sharpe

The Minnesota Vikings have signed receiver Tajae Sharpe, who caught 25 passes on 35 targets for the Tennessee Titans last season. Sharpe adds receiving depth to a team short on experience. Prior to Wednesday, the…


Receiver market growing thin for Vikings after flurry of signings

UPDATE: The Vikings signed ex-Titan Tajae Sharpe, per NFL Network.  With Stefon Diggs traded to Buffalo and Laquon Treadwell signing in Atlanta, the Minnesota Vikings have just two receivers on the roster with more than…


Twins trying to stay patient: Workouts, phone calls and a color-coded closet

The present suggestion is to Stay Home, Minnesota. A friend and colleague recently called that public health recommendation “the worst thing that’s ever happened for food consumption,” because those conversations around the household now owe a…


Mel 3.0: Here’s who Kiper has the Vikings taking with their two selections in first round

The last time ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr. released a mock draft he had the Vikings taking Gophers defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. with the 25th pick in the first round. Since that time, the Vikings…


How the Vikings’ strength of schedule changed in free agency

Over the past week the Minnesota Vikings have seen numerous holes open up on their roster. The way in which the Vikings fill those spots could determine whether they are a power in the NFC…


Report: Gophers’ Daniel Oturu plans to enter NBA draft

Gophers sophomore forward/center Daniel Oturu told ESPN on Monday he will enter the NBA draft. Oturu is ranked as the 36th overall prospect in ESPN draft analyst Jonathan Givony’s Top 100 prospect rankings. Oturu, who averaged…


Uncertainty forces Taylor Rogers to “get comfortable with the uncomfortable”

The only thing Taylor Rogers knows for certain about the Twins’ 2020 season is that it won’t open on Thursday in Oakland. That had been the plan but that was before the coronavirus shut down…


Former Vikings first-round pick Laquon Treadwell agrees to deal with Falcons

Laquon Treadwell will attempt to get a fresh start in Atlanta after a disappointing four years in Minnesota. The Vikings’ first-round pick in 2016 reportedly agreed to a one-year contract with the Falcons on Sunday.…


5 splash moves the Vikings can still make

With defensive end Everson Griffen announcing on Friday that he will not be staying in Minnesota, the Vikings will be on the hunt over the weeks leading up to the NFL draft for talent that…


Zulgad: No laughing matter: Vikings’ moves create confusion, not confidence

There is still time for the Vikings’ offseason plan to become clear and start making sense. Maybe general manager Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer have a vision for the franchise that only they can…


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