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Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph (82) celebrates his touchdown by playing duck, duck, goose with teammates during the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. The Vikings won 20-17.  Patrick Gorski-USA TODAY Sportsplay button
The NFL's best touchdown celebrations of the season - as picked by a theater critic  
1 hour 23 min ago
Philadelphia Eagles fans cheer during the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Divisional playoff game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Brad Penner / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings gird for Eagles fans' arsenal, be it eggs, snowballs or vulgarities
6 hours 36 min ago
Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur prior to the Dec. 31, 2017, game against the Chicago Bears at U.S. Bank Stadium. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
With Giants job looming, Pat Shurmur is locked in on coaching Vikings
6 hours 48 min ago
Minnesota Vikings cornerback and kickoff and punt returner Marcus Sherels (35) is shown here against the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Divisional Playoff football game at U.S. Bank Stadium last weekend. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings returner Marcus Sherels knows now would be a good time to score
7 hours 47 sec ago
January 18, 2018
Minnesota Vikings defensive back Terence Newman (23) celebrates his interception with defensive lineman Brian Robison (96) in the fourth quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at U.S. Bank Stadium on Dec. 17. (Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports)
If Vikings' Terence Newman wins a Super Bowl, he might return at 40 to 'try to get two'
17 hours 27 min ago
South Dakota State's Dallas Goedert carries the Dakota Marker to the Jackrabbit fan section as his teammates celebrate Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at the Fargodome. David Samson / Forum News Service
McFeely: In southeast North Dakota's Bison country, SDSU's Goedert has many fans
23 hours 14 min ago
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) celebrates with safety Harrison Smith after catching the game-winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium Sunday, Jan. 14, in Minneapolis. Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
January 18, 2018 - 9:18am
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. (19) is tackled by Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith (22) at U.S. Bank Stadium Sunday, Jan. 14. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings counting on ‘D’ in NFC Championship
January 18, 2018 - 9:08am
January 17, 2018
Grand View Lodge on Gull Lake near Brainerd reports an uptick in reservations related to Minneapolis hosting the Super Bowl at the U.S.
Bank Stadium on Feb. 4. Submitted photo
Brainerd lakes area resorts hope to win big Super Bowl weekend
January 17, 2018 - 8:38pm
Sep 11, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA;  New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead (6) consoles kicker Will Lutz (3) after a missed 61 yard field goal attempt by Lutz as time expires in  a game against the Oakland Raiders at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Raiders defeated the Saints 35-34. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings fans raise over $105,000 and counting for Saints punter Morstead's charity
January 17, 2018 - 5:39pm
Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander (20) dives trying to intercept the pass intended for Green Bay Packers wide receiver Michael Clark (89) during a Dec. 23 game at Lambeau Field. Jeff Hanisch / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings corner Mackensie Alexander not worried about being picked on by Eagles
January 17, 2018 - 5:36pm
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Ben Gedeon (42) checks on defensive back Andrew Sendejo in the third quarter against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Jan. 14, at U.S. Bank Stadium. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings hopeful for Sendejo's return, Thielen misses practice with back issue
January 17, 2018 - 5:35pm
Everett Williams while he played linebacker for the Gophers. Photo courtesy of Minnesota athletics
UND football adds Minnesota Gophers transfer linebacker
January 17, 2018 - 4:43pm
North Dakota State's Nate Tanguay flashes the horns to fans as he walks to the locker room at Toyota Stadium before the NCAA FCS championship game in Frisco, Texas, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018.  David Samson / Forum News Service
NDSU defensive lineman open to position switch as training for pro football shot begins
January 17, 2018 - 4:40pm
January 16, 2018
A fan of the Minnesota Vikings watches player introductions before the NFC Divisional Playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Jerry Lai -- USA TODAY Sports
The Vikings won on Sunday, so why was Monday still the most depressing day of the year?
January 16, 2018 - 5:05pm
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