The new Access Vikings podcast, in which we mention those two sacred words (Super Bowl) and get reprimanded by guest Drew Magary, is live on startribune.com, iTunes and Google Play.
The Gophers women's volleyball team is ranked No. 1 in the country in the latest poll. Translation: If you haven't checked out this squad yet, you should start. Minnesota at Penn State, 6 p.m., BTN.
"Kendricks had 'one of those days.' Hopefully he doesn't want another one like that and will work to prevent it. To his credit, he's in the right place, but you have to make the tackle/interception."
"philpyram" commenting on startribune.com.
"Dude on train telling me my Nintendo 64 Vikings jersey is 'a disgrace to the franchise.' "