The Vikings are just 2-6 going into the bye week, and Coach Leslie Frazier says his team basically can’t lose again if they want to think about playing “meaningful games” in December. He told reporters that beating Carolina yesterday was the first step in getting there -- calling the 24-21 victory “extremely, extremely” important.
Surprising snow totals Tuesday; latest storm track for Friday winter storm
Northfield got 6 inches of snow Tuesday.
Vikings' defense could get reinforcements against Steelers
Several starters could return for a critical Thursday night matchup.
High schooler in coma, fighting for his life after ATV crash
Family members found the teen on the ground and unresponsive.
Angler officially breaks 64-year-old state muskie record
The muskellunge he caught on Nov. 22 weighed a whopping 55 pounds, 14 ounces.
4th teen COVID-19 death reported in MN is the 2nd in as many weeks
All four teenage COVID-19 deaths in the state have been reported in the past two months.
Minnesota native named to NASA's new astronaut class
When he's done training, he could be sent to the space station or the moon.
Gallery: Original Broadway Pizza auctioning off everything
Get your hands on some classic Broadway signage, train-themed decor and more.
Ex-hockey standout from Minneapolis reported missing
She was last seen December 1.
Art Shanty Projects to return to Lake Harriet this winter
The festival has made some creative changes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change.
After 'extraordinary' revenue growth, MN projects $7.7B surplus
But finance officials note there is still "significant risk" due to economic uncertainty.
Quarterbacks won't be only rookies on field in Carolina
First-year coaches Leslie Frazier and Ron Rivera have a friendship that dates back to their playing days in Chicago. Frazier once tried to hire Rivera, who says "You always like competing against your brother."
Vikings' Felton apologizes for DUI arrest
An apology today from Vikings fullback Jerome Felton, who was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving over the weekend. Felton told the Associated Press he “regretted bringing some negative attention” to the team. Coach Leslie Frazier said he was “extremely disappointed” when he heard of the arrest.
Herrera only big name on injury report
Coming off the bye week the Vikings are looking as healthy as they have all season. The team issued its Thursday injury report, and it was basically a blank sheet of paper. The only names on the list were Chris Cook, Antoine Winfield, and Anthony Herrera. Cook is suspended, Winfield will play, and Herrera's injured knee kept him out of practice.
Kluwe: 'Amputation ... off the table'
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is still nursing a sore hamstring, but he tells the Star Tribune that "amputation" is off the table for now. He says he should be ready to go Sunday against Arizona, but if he regresses the Vikings will likely have to sign a punter Friday.
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