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Recovering Cobb sits out Gophers pro day

Former Minnesota line backer Damien Wilson, right, laughs with former Minnesota running back David Cobb, left, during Minnesota pro day in Minneapolis, Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota running David Cobb has been recovering from a quadriceps muscle injury that kept him out of the school’s pro day.

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Vikings finish commemoration of Black History Month

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have completed their online presentation of stories surrounding Black History Month.

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Butler leads Bulls past Timberwolves, 96-89

Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler (21), right, drives against Minnesota Timberwolves guard Gary Neal (12) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. The Bulls won 96-89. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Derrick Rose had knee surgery Friday morning. Pau Gasol was sidelined by an illness, and Taj Gibson sprained his left ankle in the first quarter.

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Progress pleases Peterson; statement of thanks skips Vikings

In this  Nov. 4, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson leaves the courthouse with his wife Ashley Brown Peterson in Conroe, Texas. A federal judge has cleared the way for Peterson to be reinstated. U.S. District Judge David Doty issued his order Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, less than three weeks after hearing oral arguments. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)

The Minnesota Vikings have repeatedly praised Adrian Peterson during the offseason, with his status slowly moving toward resolution.

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Minnesota upsets Michigan State 96-90 in OT

Minnesota's Andre Hollins (1) puts up a layup against Michigan State's Denzel Valentine (45) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Carlos Morris missed a free throw that could have won the game in stunning fashion — but by that point, the hardest part was already over for Minnesota.

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