Chicago Bears free safety Eddie Jackson scored a touchdown after intercepting the ball in the fourth quarter at Soldier Field

Frustration mounts as Vikings give Bears leeway in NFC North

The Vikings offense struggled for most of the 25-20 loss, including a fourth-quarter pass by Kirk Cousins that was intercepted and returned for a touchdown, as the Bears expanded their lead in the NFC North.
Bears inside linebacker Danny Trevathan (59) stopped Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) short of the goal line late in the fourth quarter at Soldier
Vikings

Scoggins: Vikings effort vs. Bears not worthy of prime time

6:20am
Coming out of a bye in front of a national TV audience against the NFC North division leaders, the Vikings needed to bring their "A" game. They didn't come close.
Rushing to defeat: Bold plan to run the ball failed badly for Vikings
Vikings

Rushing to defeat: Bold plan to run the ball failed badly for Vikings

7:16am
The Vikings watched New England and Miami have success by running against the Bears defense. So why did Dalvin Cook gain only 14 yards and Latavius Murray only 4?
Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino, during a game vs. Omaha earlier this season. The Gophers overcame sloppy play to win Sunday.
Gophers

Gophers shake off turnovers, win opener at Vancouver Showcase

17 minutes ago
The Gophers looked sloppy at times handling the ball, but relied on defense to salt away a five-point win over Texas A&M.
Bears defensive end Akiem Hicks (96) got his hands up for a Kirk Cousins pass on a failed two-point conversion late in Sunday night’s victory over t
Vikings

Best defense in the NFC North? Not in Minnesota for now

6:22am
For now, the current version of the Monsters of the Midway are showing it has the edge on defense over the Vikings. The Bears showed it over and over Sunday night.
Cashman's 20 tackles earn Big Ten weekly honor despite loss
Gophers

Cashman's 20 tackles earn Big Ten weekly honor despite loss

23 minutes ago
The senior from Eden Prairie shares the conference player of the week award with Iowa DE A.J. Epenesa a week after being passed over.
Bears free safety Eddie Jackson (39) scores a touchdown on an interception return against the Vikings on Sunday.
Vikings

Season of giving: Vikings didn't have answer for Bears defense

6:46am
Sunday against the Bears was the third straight game in which the Vikings offense has committed at least two turnovers.
Wolves

Grizzlies physical style too much as Wolves' winning streak ends

7:02am
The clutch-and-grab, bump-and-grind Grizzles made the Wolves play at their pace, shut down their fast break and controlled the game.
Vikings

Bears' rushing success puts Vikings in bad situations

6:48am
After the Bears put up 148 yards on the ground Sunday night, the Vikings are 0-4 this season when allowing more than 100 rushing yards.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

  • Ark.-Pine Bluff at Gophers women's basketball

    7 pm on BTN PLUS, 96.7-FM

  • Gophers men's basketball vs. Santa Clara

    8 pm on BTN, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers men's basketball vs. Washington

    5:30 pm on BTN, 103.5/1130

  • Ottawa at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Denver at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

  • Timberwolves at Brooklyn

    11 am on FSN, 830-AM

  • Winnipeg at Wild

    3 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers women's hockey vs. St. Lawrence

    3 pm

  • Cornell at Gophers women's basketball

    3 pm on BTN PLUS, 96.7-FM

  • Michigan State at Gophers men's hockey

    7 pm on FSN, 103.5/1130

  • Gophers football at Wisconsin

    2:30 pm on ESPN2, 100.3-FM

  • Michigan State at Gophers men's hockey

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 103.5/1130

  • Chicago at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Green Bay at Vikings

    7:20 pm on Ch. 11, 100.3/1130

Today's Scoreboard

No MLB games today

  • Cincinnati

    Baltimore

     

    - F

    21

    24

  • Carolina

    Detroit

     

    - F

    19

    20

  • Tennessee

    Indianapolis

     

    - F

    10

    38

  • Dallas

    Atlanta

     

    - F

    22

    19

  • Tampa Bay

    NY Giants

     

    - F

    35

    38

  • Houston

    Washington

     

    - F

    23

    21

  • Pittsburgh

    Jacksonville

     

    - F

    20

    16

  • Denver

    Los Angeles

     

    - F

    23

    22

  • Oakland

    Arizona

     

    - F

    23

    21

  • Philadelphia

    New Orleans

     

    - F

    7

    48

  • Minnesota

    Chicago

     

    - F

    20

    25

  • Memphis

    Minnesota

     

    - F

    100

    87

  • Portland

    Washington

     

    - F

    119

    109

  • New York

    Orlando

     

    - F

    117

    131

  • LA Lakers

    Miami

     

    - F

    113

    97

  • Golden State

    San Antonio

     

    - F

    92

    104

  • Dallas

    NY Islanders

     

    - F

    6

    2

  • New Jersey

    Carolina

     

    - F

    1

    2

  • Minnesota

    Chicago

     

    - F

    1

    3

  • Colorado

    Anaheim

     

    - F

    4

    3

  • Vegas

    Edmonton

     

    - F

    6

    3

No MLS games today