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KNOW THIS

As Case Keenum continues to start at QB for the Vikings this season, it’s fair to wonder if he fits into the team’s plans in 2018 and beyond. For whatever it is worth, ESPN.com recently quoted an anonymous “insider” as saying he expects the Vikings will sign Keenum.

WATCH THIS

The Rockets have won 11 games in a row and suddenly have the best record in the NBA at 22-4. Their showdown with the Spurs in Houston on Friday (8:30, ESPN) should be quite entertaining.

 

RANDOM FANDOM

“I lived in Seattle for the two years that Rodney was the closer there. We called it ‘The Fernando Rodney Experience.’ I hope all of you Twins fans like roller coasters, because that’s what the 9th inning will be like.”

“malanpete02” commenting on startribune.com.

TWEETED

“Since Week 11, Chargers boast NFL’s #1 total offense (465.3 YPG), #1 scoring defense (13.3 PPG allowed), top-rated passer (Rivers, 119.2 rating) and league leader in receptions (Keenan Allen, 39, tied with Antonio Brown).”

@Gil_Brandt