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Super Bowl 2018: Latest NFL Championship Odds, Conference Title Predictions

The two matchups between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Pittsburgh Steelers this season played out in completely different ways.<p>In their Week 5 contest, the Jags intercepted Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger five times in a 30-9 victory. Jacksonville running back Leonard Fournette had 181 …

A. J. Bouye

After years of heartbreak, Vikings fans dare to wonder: ‘Maybe this time is different.’

Chances are Vikings fans will never forget where they were on Jan. 14, 2018, a day that will forever be known simply as the Minnesota Miracle.With 10 …

Pat Shurmur

Everything You Need to Do in Minneapolis During Super Bowl Week

Super Bowl LII takes place in Minneapolis, the land of Vikings, great beer & food, and mandatory pre-K hockey classes. If you’re showing up for the …

Super Bowl LII

Could Case Keenum be a Jets backup plan in free agency?

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 17: Case Keenum #7 of the Minnesota Vikings passes the ball in the first quarter of the game against the Cincinnati …

Case Keenum

Big venues already booked for Super Bowl? Time for Plan B

With the obvious locations already filled, event organizers and party planners are spreading out into vacant stores, parking lots and — maybe — a …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Trump May Not Take Part in NBC’s Super Bowl Pre-Game Interview (EXCLUSIVE)

The Super Bowl has launched dozens of customs, ranging from the event’s eye-popping halftime show to the consumption of thousands of pounds of pizza, …

Donald Trump

Watch: 99-Year-Old Eagles Fan Talks Friendly Trash to 99-Year-Old Vikings Fan

Phil Basser is the coolest 99-year-old around.<p>The lifetime Eagles fan, who turns 100 on March 6, is pumped about his team's run to the NFC …

Sports

Bulls & Bears: DeRozan has emerged as a true NBA superstar

<b>Bulls-of-the-Week</b><p>• <b>DeMar DeRozan and the Toronto Raptors</b> continue to impress in the battle for eastern conference supremacy in the NBA, with the …

New England

Ahmad Rashad celebrated latest Vikings ‘miracle’ reception with Michael Jordan

When the Vikings defeated New Orleans with the “Minnesota Miracle,” Ahmad Rashad celebrated by exchanging high-fives with Michael Jordan.Rashad, the …

Case Keenum

Sean Payton making Saints NFL's most hated team this side of Patriots | NOLA.com

What a month it's been for Sean Payton.<p>By my count, he's alienated the entire NFC South and is now extending his trolling campaign to further NFL …

Sean Payton

Making his Case: Here’s why Sunday’s QB matchup is more important than ever

After more than 20 weeks and close to 270 games, it all comes down to this: the New England Patriots venturing to Minnesota to take on the hometown …

New England

Minneapolis-St. Paul diners can thank ICE if you get served a hamburger without a bun

According to one report, the wholesale bakery closed not out of financial mismanagement or on an owner's whim. The bakery had become aware …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Sunday's storm may be the one 6-inch snowfall to hit Twin Cities this winter

The metro is in line for 5 to 8 inches, but the storm track could change

Weather

DFS guide: Playing DraftKings in the Conference Championships

We’re back at it again this week, once again dissecting another week of NFL DFS fantasy goodness. While our player pool has been cut in half due to …

Football (U.S.)

Vikings apply to trademark ‘Minnesota Miracle’

Stefon Diggs made the biggest play in Minnesota sports history in Sunday’s divisional-round matchup against the Saints, and the Vikings are making …

NFL

Minnesota furniture store gets in on the fun, offers Sean Payton a free sofa | NOLA.com

Sean Payton is not the only one to have a little playoff fun this postseason.<p>In response to the New Orleans Saints coach for his late-game "Skol …

Sean Payton

Gov. Dayton orders 35W bridge to be lit purple

The I-35W bridge over the Mississippi River in downtown Minneapolis will glow purple Friday through Sunday night by orders from Gov. Mark Dayton.

Mark Dayton

Who Gets Those Coveted Super Bowl Tickets?

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — Jay from Bloomington and Mark from Afton asked: How are Super Bowl tickets allocated? Good Question.U.S. Bank Stadium generally …

Andrew Zimmern

Sting, Shaggy in talks for Super Bowl tailgate show: report

Sting is reportedly in talks to headline a huge pre-game ‘tailgate’ concert at the 2018 Super Bowl.<p>According to the New York Post’s Page Six gossip …

Super Bowl

Twin Cities Hotels Prep For Massively Busy Super Bowl Week

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — With less than three weeks until the Minnesota Super Bowl, it’s crunch time for Twin Cities hotels.Tens of thousands of guests …

The Super Bowl LII Guide To Dining, Drinking And Partying In Minneapolis

Super Bowl mania is building to fever pitch as the big game and all the hoopla that surrounds it descends upon the Twin Cities. With promise of buy outs, big parties and celebrities, restaurants and bars are gearing up to host all of the 140,000+ fans that are expected to descend upon the city to …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Justin Timberlake Finds Love With Eiza González in Surreal, Post-Apocalyptic "Supplies" Video

Early Thursday morning, <b>Justin Timberlake</b> released the surreal, post-apocalyptic music video for "Supplies." The visual began with him watching …

Justin Timberlake

StubHub is using augmented reality to help you buy Super Bowl tickets

For serious football fans, there's no more prized (or pricey) ticket than the Super Bowl. But that ticket also often comes with a lot of the unknowns …

Augmented Reality

St. Agnes Bakery, supplier to many restaurants, halts production

Restaurants around the Twin Cities are racing to find new buns and breads for their menus after St. Paul-based Saint Agnes Baking Co. said Tuesday it …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Cuddle Up at Man of the Woods Listening Party

Justin Timberlake gave American Express card members an exclusive first listen of his upcoming album <i>Man of the Woods</i> on Wednesday in New York City, …

Justin Timberlake

Ticket vendors: Vikings could send demand for Super Bowl seats 'through the roof'

StubHub and TickPick say a Minnesota victory on Sunday could have huge implications on sales<p>Some Minnesota Vikings fans might be worried about …

Football (U.S.)

New Boston University study links repetitive hits to head, not concussions, to CTE

A Boston University study published Thursday detailed the strongest link yet that repetitive hits to the head -- not just those that produce a concussion -- can lead to the debilitating brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). The new research highlights the risks of younger athletes …

Lincoln Financial Field

All the Super Bowl Events Happening in the Twin Cities

×<p>Photography by Caitlin Abrams<p>Super Bowl LII ic sculpture<p>Concerts. Giant ice sculptures. A Mississippi River zip line. The KITTEN BOWL! And that's …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

John Shipley: This smokin’ little Vikings tribute song is, ‘For the fans, man.’

Songwriter, producer, fisherman and excavator, John Kurkosky is a true Minnesota Renaissance man, and his latest creation is a keeper.“It’s for the …

Pat Shurmur

Vikings trying not to think about their historic opportunity

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — If Mike Zimmer had it his way, five minutes after Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs flung his helmet into the air following his …

Mike Zimmer