Minnesota Sports News

With six seasons as an NFL head coach, Vikings' Mike Zimmer is comfortable in his own shoes

Dec 7, 2019

NFL head coaches come and go, but Mike Zimmer soldiers on. Among NFC coaches, Zimmer is now fourth in seniority. "That," he said, "is crazy."

Gophers' reward for 10-win football season will come on Sunday

Dec 7, 2019

Sunday is bowl selection day, and the 10-2 Gophers are projected to make the Outback Bowl in Tampa or Citrus Bowl in Orlando.

Twins' pitching Plan A might have to change this offseason

Dec 7, 2019

So far this offseason, the Twins have been unable to land the impact starter they seek. The winter meetings begin Monday in San Diego, and Minnesota might have to turn its focus to offense.

Wild GM Bill Guerin meets with prospect Kirill Kaprizov in Moscow

Dec 7, 2019

Bill Guerin was in Moscow last Sunday through Tuesday to meet up with prized prospect Kirill Kaprizov, a visit he felt was a success.

Wolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, assistant coach Kevin Hanson form quick bond

Dec 7, 2019

The Timberwolves interviewed Kevin Hanson at Summer League in Las Vegas, and, with Anthony Davis gone to LA, Hanson agreed to leave New Orleans and help oversee Karl-Anthony Towns' progress in Minnesota.

St. John's survives Wheaton to move on to Division III semifinals

Dec 7, 2019

Wheaton missed two PATs after a player was flagged for spiking the ball on the would-be tying touchdown.

Los Angeles Rams' offense isn't as scary as last season during its run to Super Bowl

Dec 7, 2019

They are averaging 9.3 fewer points per game than 2018.

Kiffin becomes coach at Ole Miss, steps down at FAU

Dec 7, 2019

Lane Kiffin is back in the SEC, taking over at Ole Miss.

Nicollet Conservation Club stands out, as it has tried to do since 1942

Dec 7, 2019

Since 1942, Nicollet Conservation Club has made a difference.

Vikings defense has gone missing

Dec 7, 2019

The Vikings' defense is in decline because of some of their best and highest-paid players are on the downside of their careers or hampered by injuries.