Scoggins: Vikings' rejuvenation begins with revamped offensive line

Scoggins: Vikings' rejuvenation begins with revamped offensive line

The Vikings offensive line sabotaged their 2016 season with a performance so rancid that it's not worth re-living. No position group on any NFL team has improved more
Here's how the Vikings stalled the Rams' explosive passing attack
Vikings

Here's how the Vikings stalled the Rams' explosive passing attack

8:31am
Against a Rams offense accounting for the fourth-most explosive pass plays in the NFL, the Vikings attacked what they felt like was the source: The running game.
Wild gives New Jersey too much help in 4-3 overtime loss
Wild

Wild gives New Jersey too much help in 4-3 overtime loss

6:39am
The first two New Jersey goals deflected off Wild defenseman Gustav Olofsson and the final Devils goal, following a late-game Wild rally, came in the first minute of overtime.
With new payroll flexibility, Twins might unpinch their pennies
Twins

With new payroll flexibility, Twins might unpinch their pennies

7:45am
Though they have nearly $70 million committed to six players for 2018, the Twins on the hook at the moment for less than $25 million in 2019, and virtually nothing in 2020.
Free beer: Silver lining for Packers fans in Sunday's shutout loss
Vikings

Free beer: Silver lining for Packers fans in Sunday's shutout loss

8:48am
The Bavarian Bierhouse outside of Milwaukee offers free beer during Packers games until the team scores. On Sunday, that meant three hours on the house.
Gophers' chance of going to bowl with five wins takes big hit
Gophers

Gophers' chance of going to bowl with five wins takes big hit

6:58am
Odds are good there will be enough teams finishing with six victories that Minnesota won't be able to sneak into a bowl game the way it did two years ago.
Wolves stung by Hornets for second consecutive loss
Wolves

Wolves stung by Hornets for second consecutive loss

6:49am
The Wolves lost to a Hornets team they beat by 18 points at home two weeks ago after they couldn't stop Charlotte's big men.
Vikings

Lions hold recent edge, but Vikings hope to deliver knockout blow

7:08am
It's been the Lions, doormats for so many previous Vikings coaches, who have caused recent Minnesota teams the most trouble under head coach Mike Zimmer.
Gophers

Glitch amid Gophers' great start: guarding threes

7:24am
Despite their 4-0 record, the Gophers rank 12th in the Big Ten and 333rd out of 351 Division I teams in three-point percentage defense.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

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  • Alabama A&M at Gophers men's basketball

    7 pm on BTN, 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Wild at Buffalo

    6 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Orlando at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

  • Xavier at Gophers women's basketball

    8 pm on BTN, 93.3-FM

  • Vikings at Detroit

    11:30 am on Ch. 9, 100.3/1130

  • Gophers men's basketball vs. Massachusetts

    11 am on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Colorado at Wild

    3 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers men's hockey at Notre Dame

    6:30 pm on NBCSN, 103.5/1130

  • Miami at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Gophers women's hockey at Lindenwood

    2 pm

  • Wisconsin at Gophers football

    2:30 pm on Ch. 5, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers men's basketball vs. Alabama

    4 pm on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Gophers women's basketball vs. Wake Forest in Las Vegas

    4:30 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Gophers men's hockey at Notre Dame

    6 pm on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Wild at St. Louis

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers women's hockey at Lindenwood

    2 pm

  • Phoenix at Timberwolves

    2:30 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Gopher's women's basketball vs. UNLV or Hofstra

    4:30 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Wild at Winnipeg

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

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Today's Scoreboard

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    31

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    88

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    105

    97

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    107

  • Minnesota

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    118

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    85

    107

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    100

    92

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    99

    88

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    107

    114

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    102

  • Atlanta

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    85

    96

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    114

    98

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    3

    2

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    1

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