Vikings free-agent running back Latavius Murray and offensive tackle Riley Reiff probably don't need a ton of training camp reps to be game-ready, but it sure would ease a lot of people's minds to see them on the field in Mankato soon.
"Being P.J. Fleck," a four-part series that goes behind the scenes on and off the field with the new Gophers football coach, has its debut episode at 8 p.m. Wednesday on ESPNU.
"I don't think there is any doubt that we finally landed a quality coach and recruiter and salesman that can bring this Gophers football program to the Big Ten championship games in the future more than once or twice. The question will be can we keep him here?"
"sportman" commenting about P.J. Fleck at startribune.com.
"I throw baseballs on thursday."
— Twins pitcher Trevor May, out for the season after having Tommy John surgery, tweeting his progress.