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Sandell: Don't overlook underdog Gophers
"When we came in four years ago, I said it would take seven years to be truly get where we wanted to be," Jerry Kill said. Defeating Wisconsin -- something Minnesota hasn't done since 2003 -- would go a long ways toward reaching that goal. [more]
Purple Podcast: Not 'throwing in the towel'
On this episode of the Purple Podcast: a preview of the Vikings-Panthers game. Plus, more on Mike Zimmer's thought process, Teddy Bridgewater's early-game inaccuracy, Matt Kalil's boiled-over frustration and lots more. Wraps up with a picks segment. [more]
Solving the slow start problem
Bridgewater's average opening drive has consisted of 5.8 plays and 29 yards in the last six games; the Vikings have kicked a field goal, missed a field goal, threw an interception and punted three times on those drives. [more]
Pave a new way?
Neil Allen is the first member of Paul Molitor's coaching staff to come from outside the Twins organization. [more]
1500 ESPN's No Shave November
Join the 1500 ESPN Beard Brigade, and grow a beard for No Shave November. Raising awareness and support in the fight against prostate cancer and other male-specific cancers. [more]