Bud Grant tells Sid Hartman and the Star Tribune that the officials in the 2009 NFC Championship game deserve some of the blame for failing to call penalties when the Saints took alleged cheap shots on the Vikings. Grant says the Vikings were a victim because the "officials let it go."
California-inspired restaurant opens this week in downtown Minneapolis
It's located on the ground floor of the IDS Center.
Minnesotans have the Badgers back in the national spotlight
Three of Wisconsin's four leading scorers are from Minnesota.
Liriano retires: Remembering his meteoric rise as a rookie
There was no one better than Liriano from mid-May to late-July in 2006.
Olive's Fresh Pizza Bar opening a second Twin Cities location
The Excelsior restaurant concept is expanding.
Watch: Jimmy Kimmel mocks men's sex aid made by MN company
"This is an app I won't be [down]loading," Kimmel said.
Man hospitalized after snowmobile crash in Stearns County
The crash occurred east of State Highway 238 in Albany Township.
Minnesota State Fair tickets will cost more this year
The fair's hours will also be shorter.
Indicators of COVID in wastewater skyrocketing in Twin Cities
Wastewater detection can serve as a predictor for rising and falling case levels.
Girl arrested for allegedly shooting her mother in northern MN
The incident occurred in Morcom Township Sunday afternoon.
Video: Voyageurs camera captures remarkable footage of wildlife trail
There were wolves, moose, bears, lynx, a fisher, marten and other animals.
Minnesota taking another dip in Old Man Winter's cold tub this week
The worst of it will be Wednesday through Friday.
Town Hall Brewery in Minneapolis closes temporarily
The owner cites the omicron variant and impending vaccine/testing requirements in Minneapolis.
Favre refuses to make 'big deal' out of Saints bounty scandal
Former Vikings quarterback Brett Favre says he's happy the truth is finally coming out about the New Orleans Saints bounty program. He tells Sports Illustrated "some of their guys should have been fined more" for cheap shots during the 2009 NFC Championship Game. But in the end, Favre says the biggest thing that bugs him is that Minnesota lost.
Favre says he's not bothered by Saints' bounty
Former Vikings quarterback Brett Favre told the NFL Network's Deion Sanders Friday that he doesn't care that the New Orleans Saints had a bounty on him in the NFC Championship Game in 2010. "What bothers me is we didn't win the game," Favre told Sanders.
Childress doesn't want to look back at possible Saints' bounty system
Brad Childress doesn't want to look back at the 2009 NFC Championship game in which the Saints allegedly put a bounty on Vikings quarterback Brett Favre. Childress, the current offensive coordinator of the Browns, says the NFL is a "forward-looking business" and the league "did what they needed to do."
NFL suspends Saints coach Sean Payton over 'bounty list'
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has suspended New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton for a full year. The suspension stems from a bounty system the league says the Saints maintained for three years that paid defensive players to knock opposing players out of games, including the 2009 NFC Championship game against the Vikings.
Vikings punter Kluwe blasts Saints for bounty scandal
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is blasting the New Orleans Saints over the Bountygate scandal. Kluwe tells City Pages Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams and linebacker Jonathan Vilma should be banned for life.
Vikings react to Saints' dirty play
Multiple Vikings took to Twitter after hearing news that the New Orleans Saints intentionally tried to injure opposing players during the 2009-10 season. Percy Harvin hinted that if the story is true he would want revenge for the Saints' cheap shots on Brett Favre in the 2010 NFC championship game. Chris Kluwe tweeted, "You're talking about paying someone to INTENTIONALLY injure someone else. They put people in JAIL for that."
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