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November 12, 2018
New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard (87) catches the game-winning touchdown pass against San Francisco 49ers free safety D.J. Reed (32) during the fourth quarter at Levi's Stadium on Monday night. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Late TD pass gives Giants win over 49ers
November 12, 2018 - 10:52pm
Minnesota  Gophers receiver Tyler Johnson was rejected in his bid for one of the top college receiving awards.   Here he catches a pass against New Mexico earlier this season.  USA Today Sports file photo
Gophers part ways with top-rated defensive end recruit
November 12, 2018 - 9:11pm
Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10) reacts after scoring a touchdown against the Detroit Lions during the second quarter Sunday, Nov. 11, at Soldier Field in Chicago. Mike DiNovo / USA TODAY Sports
Up next for Vikings: Prime-time against the Bears
November 12, 2018 - 8:50pm
Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah (21) runs the ball during a preseason game earlier this year at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. Abdullah joined the Minnesota Vikings last week. Douglas DeFelice / USA TODAY Sports
Newest Viking Ameer Abdullah willing to do ‘anything’ to help
November 12, 2018 - 8:49pm
November 11, 2018
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) is sacked by Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory (94) during the first quarter Sunday, Nov. 11, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Eric Hartline / USA TODAY Sports
Prescott, Elliott propel Cowboys past Eagles
November 11, 2018 - 11:03pm
Purdue Boilermakers running back Markell Jones (8) gets tackled at the line of scrimmage from Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Blake Cashman (36) in the second half at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 10. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers defense goes back to basics, and wins
November 11, 2018 - 6:50pm
November 10, 2018
Minnesota Golden Gophers running back Mohamed Ibrahim (24) rushes with the ball as Purdue Boilermakers linebacker Markus Bailey (21) plays defense in the first half at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 10. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers flip the script in rout of Purdue
November 10, 2018 - 5:59pm
Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Tom Johnson (96) and defensive lineman Danielle Hunter (99) sack Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) in the fourth quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 4. It was one of 10 sacks that game for the Vikings.: Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Don’t overthink it: As the defense goes, so go the Vikings
November 10, 2018 - 5:13pm
November 9, 2018
llinois Fighting Illini wide receiver Dominic Stampley (6) is tackled by Minnesota Golden Gophers defensive back Chris Williamson (6) during the fourth quarter at Memorial Stadium last weekend. Mike Granse / USA TODAY Sports
Under new coach, Gophers' porous defense hoping for modest improvement
November 9, 2018 - 6:58pm
November 8, 2018
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a first quarter touchdown against the Carolina Panthers at Heinz Field on Thursday night. Phillip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
Steelers demolish Panthers for 5th straight win
November 8, 2018 - 10:33pm
November 7, 2018
Minnesota Golden Gophers wide receiver Rashod Bateman (13) celebrates quarterback Tanner Morgan (2)) after scoring a go ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Indiana Hoosiers at TCF Bank Stadium in late October. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers freshman receiver Bateman breaking U records
November 7, 2018 - 10:32pm
Vikings DE Hunter named player of the week
November 7, 2018 - 10:45am
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The Drill: Zach Neal a key sparkplug on winning JCC football team
November 7, 2018 - 7:00am
November 6, 2018
Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman watches a July practice at Vikings training camp at TCO Performance Center. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Commentary: How good are the Vikings? ‘We’ll find out,’ says GM Rick Spielman
November 6, 2018 - 6:17pm
Dr. James Andrews is seen on the sidelines during a 2016 Arizona Cardinals game against the Washington Redskins. Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports
Report: Former Vikings DT Floyd suing Dr. James Andrews
November 6, 2018 - 11:58am
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