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'He's holding this together' After 10 starts, the Vikings are very confident they've found their franchise quarterback in Teddy Bridgewater, said QBs coach Scott Turner: "I think he's proven that he's going to be the quarterback here." [Full Story]

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James: Wolves may want to mimic Celtics following Rajon Rondo trade Posted by Derek James | 31 minutes ago Is it time to move veterans and go even younger? [Full Story]
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Donnelly: Pitino's Gophers wary of falling into nonconference trap Posted by Pat Donnelly | 3 hours ago The Gophers resume play Friday after a nine-day break for final exams with a game against Seattle University. And as Pat Donnelly writes, they're well aware of the nonconference trap that's caught some fellow Big Ten programs. [Full Story]
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Vikings bullish on Bridgewater: 'He's the one holding this together' Posted by Andrew Krammer | 16 hours ago After 10 starts, the Vikings are very confident they've found their franchise quarterback in Teddy Bridgewater, said QBs coach Scott Turner: "I think he's proven that he's going to be the quarterback here." [Full Story]
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Gophers add reinforcements, including the now-eligible Diedhiou Posted by Derek Wetmore | 17 hours ago The Gophers men's basketball team has added a pair of reinforcements, including a recruit out of Senegal. [Full Story]
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RB Matt Asiata will get 'bulk of the work' for Vikings, Turner says Posted by Derek Wetmore | 18 hours ago Asiata has averaged 3.3 yards per carry this season and his season-long run is 12 yards. He has seven rushing touchdowns and one receiving touchdown. [Full Story]
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Wetmore: 5 thoughts, how much are prospects worth? Posted by Derek Wetmore | 18 hours ago This column presents some updated work on the front of attempting to valuate prospects, and puts some of this work in the context of the Twins. [Full Story]
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Blair Walsh trying to kick his way through a slump Posted by The Associated Press | 19 hours ago Walsh's stats are down this season, and although not all the circumstances are in his control, special teams coordinator Mike Priefer used the term "slump" Thursday when describing Walsh's performance. [Full Story]
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Sports Over Beers podcast: Andrew Wiggins, development, and greatness Posted by Derek Wetmore | 19 hours ago Kobe Bryant paid Wiggins a pretty remarkable compliment this weekend. What's in store for the Timberwolves' rookie? We discuss with Steve McPherson and Derek James over a few beers on the latest episode of the podcast. [Full Story]
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Injury report: Five starters still sitting out; Asiata, Floyd limited Posted by Andrew Krammer | 19 hours ago Tight end Kyle Rudolph (ankle/knee), linebacker Anthony Barr (knee), guard Charlie Johnson (ankle), safety Robert Blanton (ankle/knee) and defensive tackle Linval Joseph (illness) did not practice again on Thursday. [Full Story]
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Fantasy Football Pants Party Podcast, Week 16 Posted by 1500ESPN | 20 hours ago The Week 16 edition of the Fantasy Football Pants Party with Anthony Maggio and Bo Mitchell isn't just designed to help those of you competing in your championship games, but also for the majority of you who are already looking ahead to 2015. [Click to listen]
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Big month for rookie Brandon Watts includes first game, fatherhood Posted by Andrew Krammer | 20 hours ago Five family members watched from the Ford Field seats as rookie Brandon Watts made his NFL debut last week. Watts is also expecting to play this week in Miami and to become a father to a baby girl in two weeks. [Full Story]
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Transcript: Vikings hangout from Winter Park, Week 16 Posted by | 20 hours ago If you missed this week's Vikings hangout from Winter Park with Andrew Krammer, here's the transcript. [Full Story]
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Purple Podcast: What has Mike Zimmer learned in his first year? Posted by Andrew Krammer | 20 hours ago From clock management to in-game situations, Mike Zimmer has had to learn new things in his first year as head coach of the Vikings. How has he done? Plus, should Everson Griffen and Harrison Smith get Pro Bowl buzz? [Full Story]
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Wetmore: 2014 season reminded us no team has just one '5th starter' Posted by Derek Wetmore | 22 hours ago The Twins got terrible production from their final spot in the five-man rotation. But it wasn't just one pitcher who was the culprit. The Twins have lost some "depth" guys this offseason, but they've added higher-quality depth. [Full Story]
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Reports: Corey Brewer is on the NBA trade block Posted by Derek Wetmore | 1 day ago After being pulled off the trade block earlier this season, Brewer apparently is being shopped again. [Full Story]
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