Minnesota Sports News

Film review: Kirk Cousins' struggles vs. Colts; growing pains for 2019 draft class

Sep 22, 2020

There have been enough poor performances during the Vikings' 0-2 start to spread the blame around quarterback Kirk Cousins, which is what head coach Mike Zimmer did following Sunday's 28-11 loss in Indianapolis. Cousins, whose 15.9 passer rating against t…

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck excited yet measured about potential Rashod Bateman return

Sep 22, 2020

"There's going to be a lot of other things we have to do moving forward for him to be cleared, and that's down the road a little bit," Fleck said.

Homer Bailey activated by Twins, will start tonight against Tigers

Sep 22, 2020

The former Reds standout has been out because of a biceps injury since his opening start of the season.

Rescheduled Lynx playoff game confirmed for 8 tonight

Sep 22, 2020

Game 1 of the WNBA semifinal series was postponed Sunday after multiple inconclusive COVID-19 results. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m.

Cracking Twins playoff code: Who will start Game 1 of the MLB playoffs?

Sep 22, 2020

As the Twins prepare for next week's playoffs, there will be tough choices for the 28-man roster and even tougher conversations with some pitchers who will want the ball.

New turf at MetLife Stadium needs investigating after five 49ers are injured

Sep 22, 2020

September is traditionally a month filled with injuries in the NFL. Still, the new turf at MetLife Stadium, where San Francisco played the Jets, needs to be investigated.

Minnesota United will end season with home game against Dallas

Sep 22, 2020

Major League Soccer released the remainder of the Minnesota United schedule Tuesday, with the regular season ending Nov. 8

Prep football on way back, Kirk Cousins on way down

Sep 22, 2020

A lot of news to catch up on, including the very quick and sudden end to the Vikings season and the belated start of high school football.

Only TV viewers heard authentic fake booing of Carson Wentz

Sep 21, 2020

The rabbit holes of this 2020 NFL season are endless, but the story of embattled Eagles QB Carson Wentz getting heartily jeered by … well … the echoes of past Philly fans, but being among the very few who didn't get to hear it takes things to another leve…

Hockey star Mark Pavelich moves to less restrictive mental health facility

Sep 22, 2020

After making strides in treatment, the 'Miracle on Ice' star will live in facility offering more interaction as he awaits trial on assault charges.