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As Vikings Start O’Connell Era, Defense Again Under Scrutiny
The Minnesota Vikings are entering their first training camp under new coach Kevin O'Connell. They went 8-9 in 2021 and missed the playoffs for a second straight year.
Twins Pitching Coach Wes Johnson Makes Midseason Move To LSU
The Minnesota Twins must make a midseason change to a vital role on their field staff, with the sudden departure of pitching coach Wes Johnson.
Vikings Will Lean Hard Again On Peterson In Pass Coverage
The Minnesota Vikings will rely heavily on cornerback Patrick Peterson again this season.
Cousins In Studying-For-A-Quiz Mode With New Vikings Offense
Quarterback Kirk Cousins has found an old-fashioned exercise particularly helpful in the head-spinning process of immersing himself in O'Connell's offense.
Packers’ Crosby Eager To Bounce Back After 2021 Struggles
Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby took some rather drastic measures to establish an immediate kinship with his new holder.
States Hand Off When It Comes To NCAA, Athlete Compensation
The NCAA waited nearly a year to issue a warning that there are still rules to follow now that college athletes can earn money off their fame.
Tiring Giannis, Bucks Fall Short In NBA Title Repeat Bid
One year after leading Milwaukee to the NBA title and being voted finals MVP, Antetokounmpo and the Bucks wilted in the final quarter of their final game.
Back With Packers, Campbell Wants To Prove 2021 Was No Fluke
Green Bay Packers linebacker De’Vondre Campbell considered his new contract a dream come true, but it apparently wasn’t cause for celebration.
Vikings Enter Draft With Still-Pressing Need At Cornerback
The Minnesota Vikings have the 12th pick in the first round of the NFL draft. Their biggest needs are at cornerback, on the defensive line and at center.
MLB Umpires To Announce Replay Decisons For 1st Time
In addition to "Play ball!" and "Yer Out!", big league umpires will be heard saying "Overturned!" and "Upheld!" for the first time this season.