Sack-happy Vikings defensive line looks to join ranks of 'Purple People Eaters'

Sack-happy Vikings defensive line looks to join ranks of 'Purple People Eaters'

The Vikings sacked Cam Newton, the quarterback who is built like a defensive end and runs as fast as many wide receivers, eight times, and Linval Joseph’s second-quarter takedown knocked the reigning league MVP out of the game temporarily.
Cleveland's Falvey will be named to head Twins baseball operations
Twins

Cleveland's Falvey will be named to head Twins baseball operations

3:18pm
Derek Falvey, 33, will replace Terry Ryan, who was fired in July.
Tom Thibodeau on Wolves: 'We want to close the gap'
Sports

Tom Thibodeau on Wolves: 'We want to close the gap'

2:00pm
If there is a slogan for this year’s Timberwolves, it emerged early and often during new coach/basketball president Tom Thibodeau’s opening session at Monday’s media day.
Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Vikings

Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings

9:39am
Mike Zimmer's straight talk and expertise have won over the Vikings locker room since he took over as head coach.
Eight sacks later, Vikings leave Carolina in their wake
Vikings

Eight sacks later, Vikings leave Carolina in their wake

9:27am
Down 10-0 in the first quarter, the Vikings woke up in the second half thanks to a Marcus Sherels punt return for a score and finished with eight sacks on Cam Newton.
The Twins have been terrible -- and terribly unlucky with weather
Sports

The Twins have been terrible -- and terribly unlucky with weather

12:08pm
If you’ve been paying attention at all this summer in Minneapolis, you’ve noticed two things: an unusual amount of rain and an extraordinary amount of bad baseball.
Wild's World Cup returnees join practice; Niederreiter talks about World Cup journey
Sports

Wild's World Cup returnees join practice; Niederreiter talks about World Cup journey

2:55pm
The Wild had an up-tempo practice Monday before flying to Pennsylvania for the first of back-to-back exhibition games.
Sports

Five things to know about Derek Falvey

3:15pm
Falvey, 33, is considered one of the bright, innovative young minds in Major League Baseball.
Vikings

Vikings guard Alex Boone underwent testing on injured hip, 'should be OK'

3:38pm
Boone played only 19 snaps before leaving the Panthers game in the second quarter.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

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  • Wild at Buffalo (preseason)

    6 pm on 100.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    6:15 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Colorado at Wild (preseason)

    7 pm on 100.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    6:15 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    6:15 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Wild at Winnipeg (preseason)

    7 pm on NHLN, 100.3-FM

  • Lindenwood at Gophers women's hockey

    7:07 pm

  • Twins at Chicago White Sox

    7:10 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Lindenwood at Gophers women's hockey

    2:07 pm

  • Gophers football at Penn State

    2:30 pm on BTN, 100.3-FM

  • Twins at Chicago White Sox

    6:10 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Jacksonville at Minnesota United FC

    7 pm on Ch. 29

  • Twins at Chicago White Sox

    2:10 pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Carolina at Wild (preseason)

    5 pm on 100.3-FM

Today's Scoreboard

  • Chicago Cubs

    Pittsburgh

     

    - Top 3rd

    1

    0

  • Arizona

    Washington

     

    - Top 3rd

    0

    1

  • NY Yankees

    Toronto

     

    - Delayed

    1

    1

  • Cleveland

    Detroit

     

    - Top 2nd

    2

    0

  • NY Mets

    Miami

     

    - Bot 2nd

    0

    5

  • Milwaukee

    Texas

    7:05 PM

  • Tampa Bay

    Chicago White Sox

    7:10 PM

  • Seattle

    Houston

    7:10 PM

  • Cincinnati

    St. Louis

    7:15 PM

  • Oakland

    LA Angels

    9:05 PM

  • Atlanta

    New Orleans

    7:30 PM

    ESPN

No NBA games today

  • Ottawa

    Toronto

     

    - 2nd, 1:58

    4

    3

  • Columbus

    Boston

     

    - End 1st

    0

    0

  • Minnesota

    Buffalo

     

    - 1st, 0:10

    0

    1

  • Philadelphia

    New Jersey

     

    - End 1st

    0

    0

  • Philadelphia

    NY Islanders

     

    - End 1st

    0

    0

  • Carolina

    Washington

     

    - End 1st

    1

    0

  • New Jersey

    Montreal

     

    - 1st, 15:12

    0

    1

  • St. Louis

    Dallas

    7:30 PM

  • Edmonton

    Calgary

    8:00 PM

  • Calgary

    Edmonton

    8:00 PM

  • Los Angeles

    Arizona

    9:00 PM

  • Arizona

    Los Angeles

    9:30 PM

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