Getting offensive: Vikings attack draft strategically

Getting offensive: Vikings attack draft strategically

The Vikings used five of their first seven draft picks on offensive players, including the top two. It's the first time the Vikings have done the latter since hiring defensive-minded Mike Zimmer in 2014.
Scoggins: Top offensive draft picks should help Zimmer's defense
Vikings

Scoggins: Top offensive draft picks should help Zimmer's defense

April 29
The Vikings were the worst rushing team in the NFL last season, and by fixing that with running back Dalvin Cook and lineman Pat Elflein the defense shouldn't be as taxed this season.
Rosario's changes at the plate have driven 10-game hit streak
Twins

Rosario's changes at the plate have driven 10-game hit streak

April 29
Twins outfielder Eddie Rosario has begun to produce — and he's done it by using center field more. He had two hits on Friday to raise his batting average to .273.
Craig: Draft shows contenders still chasing the Patriots
Vikings

Craig: Draft shows contenders still chasing the Patriots

April 29
As other teams made their moves over the three-day NFL draft process, Patriots' coach Bill Belichick and Co. already were a step ahead
United denied win streak, blanked 1-0 by San Jose
Sports

United denied win streak, blanked 1-0 by San Jose

12:17am
United fell to 2-5-2 with the loss, failing to create the team's first winning streak against a team that hadn't scored in two matches.
Newest Vikings: Video highlights and social media (Rounds 2 through 5)
Vikings

Newest Vikings: Video highlights and social media (Rounds 2 through 5)

April 29
A video look at the players taken by the Vikings in the second through fifth rounds, as well as how to follow them on Twitter and Instagram.
State. Of. Hockey. Minnesota connections score 15 points Saturday
Wild

State. Of. Hockey. Minnesota connections score 15 points Saturday

April 29
Familiar names flooded NHL score sheets Saturday with Pittsburgh's Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel leading the attack.
Vikings

Hartman: Draft picks must step up to solidify Vikings roster

April 29
The Vikings will be looking to see who from this weekend's crop of draft picks, and rookie free agents, will be able to help them this season.
Outdoors

Anderson: State Sen. Ruud champions outdoors — and its consumers

April 29
Sen. Carrie Ruud, a Republican, believes in raising the price of fishing and deer-hunting licenses. That puts her at odds during this legislative session with some members of her party.
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