Adrian Peterson sat out Wednesday's practice with an ankle injury. The NFL's leading rusher tweaked his ankle during Sunday's loss to the Packers. Percy Harvin, Visanthe Shiancoe, and Anthony Herrera also missed practice.
Authorities refute owner's claim that deputy killed dog 'for no reason'
The dog bit the deputy while he was arresting two assault suspects early Friday morning.
Minneapolis fans criticized for cheering Vince McMahon at Smackdown
McMahon stepped down as CEO on Friday amid a misconduct probe.
Charges: Superintendent harassed with cardboard penis deliveries
A 30-year-old woman admitted to being upset with the superintendent over a school employee whom she is friends with.
Plymouth police looking for suspect from gas station killing
Authorities say Daniel James Hart is potentially driving a black 2017 BMW 740i with a Minnesota license plate reading as "5BD597."
Bodies of construction workers recovered from St. Paul trench collapse
Fire officials said both bodies had been located, the second after about 12 hours of searching.
Recovery mission underway after trench collapse in St. Paul
Local roadways, including W. Pinehurst Ave. and Mount Curve Blvd. are closed to vehicle traffic.
Buffalo Allina Health clinic shooter sentenced to life in prison
Ulrich carried out a mass shooting, killing one and injured four others at the Minnesota clinic.
Juneteenth 2022: Celebrations planned all weekend in Twin Cities
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Dumpster fire at Brooklyn Center apartments; 2 injured, 1 critical
The fire forced residents in 122 apartment units to evacuate.
Man cutting down tree fatally electrocuted in Fridley
The man accidentally made contact with a power line while attempting to cut a tree.
Minnesota man dies after becoming 'fully engulfed' in grain bin
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Report: Adrian Peterson found glass in his food at Green Bay steakhouse
Vikings tight end Visanthe Shiancoe said on Facebook that Adrian Peterson found glass in his food at a Green Bay restuarant. Shiancoe wrote, "Every year that we play in GB we eat at Lombardi’s steakhouse as a team.. Ironically out of all people, Adrian has a huge piece of glass in his meal."
Harvin & Winfield miss practice
Percy Harvin missed practice Thursday because of a rib injury. Head coach Leslie Frazier says Harvin is dealing with sore ribs but expects him to play Sunday in Chicago. Antoine Winfield's stiff neck kept him out of practice too. His status for Sunday is in doubt.
Griffen returns to practice after mother's death
Vikings Defensive end Everson Griffen returned to the practice field Friday, just two days after his mother died unexpectedly during a visit to the Twin Cities. Also on the field were receivers Percy Harvin and Jerome Simpson and running back Adrian Peterson for a light, non-padded workout. Not practicing are linebacker Marvin Mitchell for a calf injury and safety Mistral Raymond who’s still recovering from an ankle injury.
Calf soreness keeps Peterson out of practice
The Vikings plan on doing a better job of getting Adrian Peterson the ball on Sunday, but he didn't get any carries at practice on Wednesday. Peterson sat out with a sore calf muscle. Leslie Frazier says he wanted to give him extra rest after being kicked in the calf during Sunday's loss to the Lions.
Vikings: Harvin limping, Peterson sick as both miss practice
No crutches for Percy Harvin today, but he’s reportedly still limping with that bad sprained ankle. Running back Adrian Peterson is also not practicing today due to illness.
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