AP source: Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

In this Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire sits in the dugout during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit. The Twins fired Gardenhire on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014,  after 13 seasons that included at least 92 losses in each of the last four years. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — He was the third base coach who gave Kirby Puckett a high-five to punctuate his winning homer in Game 6 of the 1991 World Series.

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Falcons lose 3 linemen in 41-28 defeat by Vikings

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 41-28. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons walked into the stadium Sunday unable to afford another injury to their bruised and battered offensive line.

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Minnesota needs to ramp up passing game

Minnesota quarterback Chris Streveler (5) runs against San Jose State in the third quarter during their NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota quarterback Chris Streveler walked into class on Monday after the victory against San Jose State and the teasing began.

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