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The biggest of the hydraulic doors at the new Vikings stadium opened for the first time Monday, according to a tweet from the official account of U.S. Bank Stadium. The tweet included a photo of the massive door.

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The Gophers women's basketball team is 5-3 in Big Ten play and has been scoring in bunches — in three of its five league wins, Minnesota has scored at least 95 points. The Gophers will try to keep it going Tuesday against Illinois (7 p.m., BTN).

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"Richard Pitino's 2015 recruiting class (freshmen now) has 3 Top-150 prospects. And Pitino's 2016 class is even better. Haters better enjoy it while they can."

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"Gostkowski is one of the best in the league. It's a TEAM game! Credit to Denver for the great win."

Blair Walsh, who knows what it feels like.

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