FOOTBALL

NFL

2016 MVP VOTING

Matt Ryan, Atlanta 25

Tom Brady, New England 10

Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas 6

Derek Carr, Oakland 6

Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay 2

Dak Prescott, Dallas 1

PAST SUPER BOWLS

2016: Denver (AFC) 24, Carolina (NFC) 10

MVP: Von Miller, LB, Denver

2015: New England (AFC) 28, Seattle (NFC) 24

MVP: Tom Brady, QB, New England

2014: Seattle (NFC) 43, Denver (AFC) 8

MVP: Malcolm Smith, LB, Seattle

2013: Baltimore (AFC) 34, San Francisco (NFC) 31

MVP: Joe Flacco, QB, Baltimore

2012: N.Y. Giants (NFC) 21, New England (AFC) 17

MVP: Eli Manning, QB, N.Y. Giants

2011: Green Bay (NFC) 31, Pittsburgh (AFC) 25

MVP: Aaron Rodgers, QB, Green Bay

2010: New Orleans (NFC) 31, Indianapolis (AFC) 17

MVP: Drew Brees, QB, New Orleans

2009: Pittsburgh (AFC) 27, Arizona (NFC) 23

MVP: Santonio Holmes, WR, Pittsburgh

2008: N.Y. Giants (NFC) 17, New England (AFC) 14

MVP: Eli Manning, QB, N.Y. Giants

2007: Indianapolis (AFC) 29, Chicago (NFC) 17

MVP: Peyton Manning, QB, Indianapolis

2006: Pittsburgh (AFC) 21, Seattle (NFC) 10

MVP: Hines Ward, WR, Pittsburgh

2005: New England (AFC) 24, Philadelphia (NFC) 21

MVP: Deion Branch, WR, New England

2004: New England (AFC) 32, Carolina (NFC) 29

MVP: Tom Brady, QB, New England

2003: Tampa Bay (NFC) 48, Oakland (AFC) 21

MVP: Dexter Jackson, FS, Tampa Bay

2002: New England (AFC) 20, St. Louis (NFC) 17

MVP: Tom Brady, QB, New England

2001: Baltimore Ravens (AFC) 34, N.Y. Giants (NFC) 7

MVP: Ray Lewis, LB, Baltimore

2000: St. Louis (NFC) 23, Tennessee (AFC) 16

MVP: Kurt Warner, QB, St. Louis

1999: Denver (AFC) 34, Atlanta (NFC) 19

MVP: John Elway, QB, Denver

1998: Denver (AFC) 31, Green Bay (NFC) 24

MVP: Terrell Davis, RB, Denver

1997: Green Bay (NFC) 35, New England (AFC) 21

MVP: Desmond Howard, KR, Green Bay

1996: Dallas (NFC) 27, Pittsburgh (AFC) 17

MVP: Larry Brown, CB, Dallas

1995: San Francisco (NFC) 49, San Diego (AFC) 26

MVP: Steve Young, QB, San Francisco

1994: Dallas (NFC) 30, Buffalo (AFC) 13

MVP: Emmitt Smith, RB, Dallas

1993: Dallas (NFC) 52, Buffalo (AFC) 17

MVP: Troy Aikman, QB, Dallas

1992: Washington (NFC) 37, Buffalo (AFC) 24

MVP: Mark Rypien, QB, Washington

1991: N.Y. Giants (NFC) 20, Buffalo (AFC) 19

MVP: Ottis Anderson, RB, N.Y. Giants

1990: San Francisco (NFC) 55, Denver (AFC) 10

MVP: Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco

1989: San Francisco (NFC) 20, Cincinnati (AFC) 16

MVP: Jerry Rice, WR, San Francisco

1988: Washington (NFC) 42, Denver (AFC) 10

MVP: Doug Williams, QB, Washington

1987: N.Y. Giants (NFC) 39, Denver (AFC) 20

MVP: Phil Simms, QB, N.Y. Giants

1986: Chicago (NFC) 46, New England (AFC) 10

MVP: Richard Dent, DE, Chicago

1985: San Francisco (NFC) 38, Miami (AFC) 16

MVP: Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco

1984: L.A. Raiders (AFC) 38, Washington (NFC) 9

MVP: Marcus Allen, RB, L.A. Raiders

1983: Wash. (NFC) 27, Miami (AFC) 17

MVP: John Riggins, RB, Washington

1982: San Francisco (NFC) 26, Cincinnati (AFC) 21

MVP: Joe Montana, QB, San Francisco

1981: Oakland (AFC) 27, Philadelphia (NFC) 10

MVP: Jim Plunkett, QB, Oakland

1980: Pittsburgh (AFC) 31, L.A. Rams (NFC) 19

MVP: Terry Bradshaw, QB, Pittsburgh

1979: Pittsburgh (AFC) 35, Dallas (NFC) 31

MVP: Terry Bradshaw, QB, Pittsburgh

1978: Dallas (NFC) 27, Denver (AFC) 10

MVPs: Randy White, DT, and Harvey Martin, DE, Dallas

1977: Oakland (AFC) 32, Vikings (NFC) 14

MVP: Fred Biletnikoff, WR, Oakland

1976: Pittsburgh (AFC) 21, Dallas (NFC) 17

MVP: Lynn Swann, WR, Pittsburgh

1975: Pittsburgh (AFC) 16, Vikings (NFC) 6

MVP: Franco Harris, RB, Pittsburgh

1974: Miami (AFC) 24, Vikings (NFC) 7

MVP: Larry Csonka, RB, Miami

1973: Miami (AFC) 14, Wash. (NFC) 7

MVP: Jake Scott, S, Miami

1972: Dallas (NFC) 24, Miami (AFC) 3

MVP: Roger Staubach, QB, Dallas

1971: Baltimore Colts (AFC) 16, Dallas (NFC) 13

MVP: Chuck Howley, LB, Dallas

1970: Kansas City (AFL) 23, Vikings (NFL) 7

MVP: Len Dawson, QB, Kansas City

1969: N.Y. Jets (AFL) 16, Baltimore Colts (NFL) 7

MVP: Joe Namath, QB, N.Y. Jets

1968: Green Bay (NFL) 33, Oakland (AFL) 14

MVP: Bart Starr, QB, Green Bay

1967: Green Bay (NFL) 35, Kansas City (AFL) 10

MVP: Bart Starr, QB, Green Bay

COMPOSITE SUPER BOWL GLANCE

W L Pct. PF PA

Balt. Ravens 2 0 1.000 68 38

New Orleans 1 0 1.000 31 17

N.Y. Jets 1 0 1.000 16 7

Tampa Bay 1 0 1.000 48 21

San Francisco 5 1 .833 219 123

Green Bay 4 1 .800 158 101

N.Y. Giants 4 1 .800 104 104

Pittsburgh 6 2 .750 193 164

Dallas 5 3 .625 221 132

Oak.-L.A. Raid. 3 2 .600 132 114

Washington 3 2 .600 122 103

Ind.-Balt. Colts 2 2 .500 69 77

Chicago 1 1 .500 63 39

Kansas City 1 1 .500 33 42

New England 4 4 .500 166 210

Miami 2 3 .400 74 103

Denver 3 5 .375 147 259

Seattle 1 2 .333 77 57

St. L.-L.A. Rams 1 2 .333 59 67

Arizona 0 1 .000 23 27

Atlanta 0 1 .000 19 34

San Diego 0 1 .000 26 49

Tennessee 0 1 .000 16 23

Carolina 0 2 .000 39 56

Cincinnati 0 2 .000 37 46

Philadelphia 0 2 .000 31 51

Buffalo 0 4 .000 73 139

Vikings 0 4 .000 34 95

FUTURE SUPER BOWL SITES

2018: Feb. 4, U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis

2019: Feb. 3, Atlanta

2020: Feb. 2, Miami Gardens, Fla.

2021: Feb. 7, Inglewood, Calif.

SUPER BOWL RECORDS

INDIVIDUAL

SCORING

•Most Points, Career: 48, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games.

•Most Points, Game: 18, Roger Craig, San Francisco vs. Miami, 1985; Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990 and vs. San Diego, 1995; Ricky Watters, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995; Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998.

•Most Touchdowns, Career: 8, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games.

•Most Touchdowns, Game: 3, Roger Craig, San Francisco vs. Miami, 1985; Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver 1990 and vs. San Diego, 1995; Ricky Watters, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995; Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998.

•Most Points After Touchdown, Career: 13 Adam Vinatieri, New England-Indianapolis, (13 attempts, 5 games).

•Most Points After Touchdown, Game: 7, Mike Cofer, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990 (8 attempts); Lin Elliott, Dallas vs. Buffalo, 1993 (7 attempts); Doug Brien, San Francisco vs. San Diego, 1995 (7 attempts).

•Most Field Goals, Career: 7, Adam Vinatieri, New England-Indianapolis, (10 attempts, 5 games).

•Most Field Goals, Game: 4, Don Chandler, Green Bay vs. Oakland, 1968; Ray Wersching, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, 1982.

•Longest Field Goal: 54, Steve Christie, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1994.

•Most Safeties: 1, Dwight White, Pittsburgh vs. Vikings, 1975; Reggie Harrison, Pittsburgh vs. Dallas, 1976; Henry Waechter, Chicago vs. New England, 1986; George Martin, New York vs. Denver, 1987; Bruce Smith, Buffalo vs. New York, 1991; Chris Culliver, San Francisco vs. Baltimore, 2013; Cliff Avril, Seattle vs. Denver, 2014.

RUSHING

•Most Attempts, Career: 101, Franco Harris, Pittsburgh.

•Most Attempts, Game: 38, John Riggins, Washington vs. Miami, 1983.

•Most Yards Gained, Career: 354, Franco Harris, Pittsburgh, 4 games.

•Most Yards Gained, Game: 204, Tim Smith, Washington vs. Denver, 1988.

•Longest Gain: 75, Willie Parker, Pittsburgh vs. Seattle, 2006.

•Most Touchdowns, Career: 5, Emmitt Smith, Dallas, 3 games.

•Most Touchdowns, Game: 3, Terrell Davis, Denver vs. Green Bay, 1998.

PASSING

•Most Attempts, Career: 247, Tom Brady, New England, 6 games.

•Most Attempts, Game: 58, Jim Kelly, Buffalo vs. Washington, 1992.

•Most Completions, Career: 164, Tom Brady, New England, 6 games.

•Most Completions, Game: 37, Tom Brady, New England vs. Seattle, 2015.

•Highest Completion Percentage, Career (minimum 40 attempts): 70.0 (56-of-80), Troy Aikman, Dallas (3 games).

•Highest Completion Percentage, Game: 88.0, Phil Simms, N.Y. Giants vs. Denver, 1987.

•Most Yards Gained, Career: 1,605, Tom Brady, New England, 6 games.

•Most Yards Gained, Game: 414, Kurt Warner, St. Louis vs. Tennessee, 2000.

•Most Touchdowns, Career: 13, Tom Brady, New England, 6 games.

•Most Touchdowns, Game: 6, Steve Young, San Fran. vs. San Diego, 1995.

•Most Had Intercepted, Career: 8, John Elway, Denver, 5 games.

•Most Had Intercepted, Game: 5, Rich Gannon, Oakland vs. Tampa Bay, 2003.

Longest Completion: 85, Jake Delhomme (to Muhsin Muhammad), Carolina vs. New England, 2004.

RECEIVING

•Most Receptions, Career: 33, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games.

•Most Receptions, Game: 13, Demaryius Thomas, Denver vs. Seattle, 2014.

•Most Yards, Career: 589, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games.

•Most Yards, Game: 215, Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, 1989.

•Most Touchdowns, Career: 8, Jerry Rice, San Francisco-Oakland, 4 games.

•Most Touchdowns, Game: 3, Jerry Rice, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990 and vs. San Diego, 1995.

•Longest Reception: 85, Muhsin Muhammad (from Jake Delhomme), Carolina vs. New England, 2004.

INTERCEPTIONS

•Most By, Career: 3, Chuck Howley, Dallas; Rod Martin, Oakland; Larry Brown, Dallas.

•Most By, Game: 3, Rod Martin, Oakland vs. Philadelphia, 1981.

•Longest Return: 100, James Harrison, Pittsburgh vs. Arizona, 2009.

FUMBLES

•Most By, Career: 5, Roger Staubach, Dallas, 4 games.

•Most By, Game: 3, Roger Staubach, Dallas vs. Pittsburgh, 1976; Jim Kelly, Buffalo vs. Washington, 1992; Frank Reich, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993.

TEAM GAME RECORDS

SCORING

•Most Points: 55, San Francisco vs. Denver, 1990.

•Fewest Points: 3, Miami vs. Dallas, 1972.

•Most Points, Both Teams: 75, San Francisco (49), San Diego (26), 1995.

•Fewest Points, Both Teams: 21, Miami (14), Washington (7), 1973.

•Largest Margin of Victory: 45: San Francisco vs. Denver (55-10), 1990.

YARDS GAINED

•Most Net Yards Gained: 602, Washington vs. Denver, 1988.

•Fewest Net Yards Gained: 119, Vikings vs. Pittsburgh, 1975.

•Most Rushing Yards: 280, Washington vs. Denver, 1988.

•Fewest Rushing Yards: 7, New England vs. Chicago, 1986.

•Most Passing Yards: 407, St. Louis vs. Tennessee, 2000.

•Fewest Passing Yards: 35, Denver vs. Dallas, 1978.

FUMBLES

•Most Fumbles, Both Teams: 12, Buffalo (8) vs. Dallas (4), 1993.

•Most Fumbles, One Team: 8, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993.

•Most Fumbles Lost: 5, Buffalo vs. Dallas, 1993.

INTERCEPTIONS

•Most Interceptions By: 5, Tampa Bay vs. Oakland, 2003.

BASKETBALL

TIMBERWOLVES STATISTICS

(Through Saturday)

Player G Min Pts Reb Ast

Towns 51 36.4 23.1 12.0 3.0

Wiggins 51 37.2 22.1 4.1 2.5

LaVine 47 37.2 18.9 3.4 3.0

Dieng 51 32.0 10.2 7.8 2.0

Muhammad 47 19.6 9.0 3.0 0.4

Rubio 45 31.9 8.7 3.8 8.1

Bjelica 49 17.2 5.8 3.2 1.1

Payne 12 7.7 4.0 1.7 0.3

Dunn 49 17.0 3.8 2.2 2.6

Jones 30 10.5 3.3 1.0 2.1

Rush 17 14.5 3.2 1.5 0.6

Hill 5 7.9 2.0 2.6 0.0

Aldrich 46 9.7 1.9 3.0 0.5

Lucas III 5 2.1 0.4 0.0 0.2

Totals 51 241.5 104.0 42.8 23.3

Opponents 51 241.5 105.3 40.6 22.4

GOPHERS MEN'S STATISTICS

(Through Saturday)

Player G Min Pts Reb Ast

Mason 23 33.4 14.0 3.3 5.2

Coffey 22 31.9 12.2 3.8 3.1

McBrayer 23 28.7 11.0 2.1 3.0

Springs 23 23.2 10.0 3.3 1.2

Murphy 23 26.4 9.4 7.3 0.8

Lynch 22 22.4 8.8 6.1 0.4

Curry 23 19.8 5.6 5.7 1.2

Gilbert 12 5.8 2.0 1.1 0.2

Konate 23 10.4 1.9 3.0 0.1

Rudrud 4 1.8 1.0 0.2 0.0

Hurt 19 6.3 0.9 0.5 0.2

Diedhiou 3 2.3 0.7 0.7 0.0

Sharp 6 1.8 0.3 0.0 0.2

Haugh 4 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.5

Totals 23 200.7 74.2 39.2 15.3

Opponents 23 200.7 67.3 38.3 12.8

GOPHERS WOMEN'S STATISTICS

(Through Saturday)

Player G Min Pts Reb Ast

Wagner 23 35.5 20.3 5.2 1.7

Bell 22 33.5 16.5 4.1 5.5

Hubbard 16 31.8 13.4 3.1 2.5

Edwards 22 21.2 7.3 7.2 0.5

Tinjum 22 18.8 6.4 4.4 0.8

Fernstrom 10 19.0 5.5 6.4 0.3

Hedstrom 23 25.9 5.5 4.6 1.5

T. Bello 19 11.3 2.9 4.5 0.1

Brunson 23 10.8 2.7 0.9 1.1

Starr 20 11.2 1.9 2.7 1.7

Barnes 15 7.7 1.7 2.9 0.1

Kaposi 11 3.3 1.3 1.1 0.3

Key 5 2.6 1.2 0.0 0.0

Lamke 12 3.0 0.5 0.3 0.1

K. Bello 4 3.0 0.5 0.8 0.0

Totals 23 200 75.5 44.7 14.5

Opponents 23 200 74.9 44.0 18.5

GYMNASTICS

COLLEGE • MEN

BIG TEN

Gophers 400.75, Nebraska 396.70

COLLEGE • WOMEN

BIG TEN

Illinois 196.025, Gophers 193.375

HOCKEY

WILD STATISTICS

(Through Friday)

Player GP G A TP +/- PIM

Granlund 50 12 32 44 26 6

Staal 50 16 25 41 8 20

Coyle 50 13 25 38 14 26

Koivu 49 15 21 36 26 18

Niederreiter 50 15 21 36 18 16

Zucker 50 16 20 36 30 24

Suter 50 7 23 30 30 20

Pominville 50 8 18 26 -2 2

Parise 41 9 14 23 -3 26

Dumba 50 7 15 22 21 41

Spurgeon 46 6 16 22 28 18

Haula 40 10 7 17 7 10

Brodin 43 3 13 16 2 16

Stewart 50 11 3 14 1 58

Schroeder 20 3 5 8 4 0

Graovac 41 6 0 6 4 4

Eriksson Ek 9 2 3 5 2 2

Folin 35 1 4 5 8 20

Scandella 39 2 3 5 1 18

Dalpe 9 1 2 3 0 9

Prosser 22 0 3 3 -1 4

Bertschy 5 0 1 1 0 4

Gabriel 13 0 1 1 0 29

Pulkkinen 9 1 0 1 -1 2

Cannone 3 0 0 0 0 0

Mitchell 10 0 0 0 -1 0

Olofsson 1 0 0 0 1 0

Reilly 15 0 0 0 1 2

Totals 50 164 276 440 0 423

Opponents 50 114 203 317 0 419

GOALIES W L OT SO SV% GAA

Dubnyk 27 9 3 5 .933 1.96

Kuemper 6 3 2 0 .907 3.16

Totals 33 12 5 5 .926 2.25

Opponents 17 28 5 2 .889 3.24

COLLEGE • MEN

MIAC

Hamline 2, Augsburg 2, OT

St. Mary's 2, Gustavus 0

St. Olaf 5, Bethel 3

St. Thomas 5, Concordia (Moorhead) 0

ncha

Lake Forest 7, Aurora 1

Marian 5, Finlandia 1

St. Norbert 4, Northland 2

St. Scholastica 5, Concordia (Wis.) 3

COLLEGE • WOMEN

WCHA W L T SW Pts GF GA

Wisconsin 21 2 1 1 65 100 22

Gophers 17 4 3 2 56 77 41

Minn. Duluth 17 4 3 1 55 75 36

North Dakota 10 9 5 3 38 53 41

St. Cloud State 6 15 3 2 23 35 71

Ohio State 5 15 4 2 21 29 65

Bemidji St. 5 16 3 1 19 37 70

MSU Mankato 3 19 2 0 1 26 86

Overall: Wisconsin 26-2-1, Gophers 21-5-3, Minn. Duluth 20-4-4, North Dakota 13-11-6, Bemidji St. 9-16-3, Ohio State 11-14-4, St. Cloud State 7-18-4, MSU Mankato 6-22-3.

RESULTS SATURDAY

Gophers 5, MSU Mankato 3

Minn. Duluth 2, North Dakota 1

St. Cloud State 2, Ohio State 2, OT

Wisconsin 4, Bemidji St. 2

MIAC

Augsburg 2, Hamline 1

Concordia (Moorhead) 5, St. Thomas 4

Gustavus 4, St. Mary's 0

St. Benedict 3, St. Catherine 2

St. Olaf 4, Bethel 3, OT

NCHA

Adrian 3, St. Scholastica 0

Lake Forest (Ill.) 2, St. Norbert 0

Marian 2, Concordia (Wis.) 1

Wis.-Superior 8, Northland 0

TENNIS

COLLEGE • WOMEN

BIG TEN • NONCONFERENCE

Dartmouth 4, Gophers 3

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Los Angeles: Signed 1B Dustin Ackley to a minor-league contract.

BASKETBALL

NBA

Chicago: Recalled G Denzel Valentine from Windy City (NBADL).

HOCKEY

NHL

Detroit: Assigned G Jimmy Howard to Grand Rapids (AHL). Activated D Brendan Smith from injured reserve.

New Jersey: Traded F Vernon Fiddler to the Nashville Predators for Nashville's fourth-round pick in the 2017 NHL Draft.

TODAY'S LINE

NFL

FAVORITE LINE (O/U) UNDERDOG

SUNDAY

Super Bowl • Houston

New England 3 (58½) Atlanta

NBA

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

SUNDAY

BROOKLYN off Toronto

BOSTON 5 L.A. Clippers

OKLAHOMA CITY 4 Portland

NHL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

SUNDAY

WASHINGTON off/off Los Angeles

MONTREAL off/off Edmonton

N.Y. RANGERS -155/+145 Calgary

COLLEGE MEn'S BASKETBALL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

SUNDAY

FLORIDA ST. 7½ Clemson

WISCONSIN 11½ Indiana

TEMPLE 16 South Florida

IOWA 5½ Nebraska

CALIFORNIA 6½ Colorado

North Carolina 9 Notre Dame

Note: Home teams are in CAPS.