Jim Souhan

Columnist | Sports
Phone: 612-719-0257
Jim Souhan writes four columns and week and writes posts to the blog Souhan on Sports on Startribune.com. He can also be heard on 1500ESPN on Sunday from 10-noon and weekdays at 2:05 p.m.

Recent content from Jim Souhan

Souhan: Changing Vikings' coaches isn't enough change

The head coach is always held responsible when his team loses. That doesn’t mean that firing the coach will immediately change the team’s course.

Updated: October 25, 2014, - 11:54 PM

Souhan: College football becomes must-see

In this, the first college football season to end in a four-team playoff, the game has never been better.

Updated: October 24, 2014, - 12:32 AM

Souhan: Records don't make Manning the game's best QB

Stats oppose that opinion, but three can trump him.

Updated: October 22, 2014, - 03:26 PM

Souhan: How much pain can rookie coach Zimmer take?

Sunday, Mike Zimmer’s team fell to 2-5, losing to a mediocre opponent on a quite-literally-last-second touchdown. It's the latest bump in the road for the rookie head coach.

Updated: October 20, 2014, - 02:53 PM

Souhan: A lot to like about Vikings' RB McKinnon

Jerick McKinnon could replace the absent Adrian Peterson. He could also help replace a couple of gold stars on General Manager Rick Spielman’s résumé.

Updated: October 19, 2014, - 07:23 AM

Souhan: Ex-Twins infielder Hale realizes dream with managing job

The dugout was his classroom when he played for Tom Kelly.

Updated: October 17, 2014, - 07:23 AM

Souhan: Postseason rewards brains over bucks

Winning in baseball is an intelligence test that the Twins failed for a handful of years, leaving them without starting pitching and power. That wasn’t the result of cheapness. It was from bad decisions.

Updated: October 15, 2014, - 09:48 AM

Souhan: Vikings ship is sinking but next three games could be life raft

Through six games of Mike Zimmer’s first season, the Vikings look like a disaster. But they’re not. Not yet.

Updated: October 13, 2014, - 11:39 AM

Souhan: Walker deal still trade of all trades 25 years later

The Herschel Walker deal ultimately disabled a franchise, but we still can’t look away 25 years later.

Updated: October 12, 2014, - 12:08 AM

Souhan: Wild's Parise leads the right way in season opener

In the Wild’s season opener, Zach Parise scored three points in a season he has dedicated to his father.

Updated: October 10, 2014, - 12:58 PM

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