One thought kept reverberating in my head and still does in wake of the Vikings' deplorable decision to reinstate Peterson immediately: The boy was 4 years old.
Updated: September 17, 2014, - 10:23 AM
Peterson’s attachment to Palestine remains deep and personal, and the support of his hometown has not wavered with the news of Peterson’s felony arrest for child abuse against his 4-year-old son.
Updated: September 15, 2014, - 08:59 AM
The Gophers got flattened by an opponent that was supposed to measure their readiness for the Big Ten schedule.
Updated: September 14, 2014, - 03:40 PM
Though it’s been 34 years since the U.S. stunned the mighty Soviets in Lake Placid, the Russians still remember.
Updated: September 09, 2014, - 03:53 PM
Unpredictable Mike Zimmer and Norv Turner dial up surprises.
Updated: September 09, 2014, - 12:07 PM
The Gophers quarterback completed only five of 11 passes for 67 yards against a weak opponent.
Updated: September 07, 2014, - 12:03 AM
The Vikings committed roughly $40 million in guaranteed money to re-sign Everson Griffen and Kyle Rudolph to long-term contracts this offseason.
Updated: September 06, 2014, - 01:55 PM
There's optimism in Mike Zimmer's first season, but there's also concerns that figure to keep this team from doing anything better than .500.
Updated: September 02, 2014, - 09:21 PM
The Vikings star is nearing 30 — an ominous birthday for most running backs — in a QB-driven league.
Updated: August 31, 2014, - 11:14 PM