Des Moines, Minnesota's minor league city

Iowa embraces being home to Minnesota's NBA, NHL affiliates with Minnesota being the ultimate goal, one last step on a long journey, and it's so close — a straight shot up Interstate 35 — the Iowa Wolves and Iowa Wild players can almost see it.

Vikings 34, Bengals 7

The now 11 and 3 Minnesota Vikings get the win over the Cincinnati Bengals to take the top spot in the NFC North, Dec 17, 2017 at the U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis.