Posts Tagged Minnesota

Bridgewater hurt, but Vikings beat Falcons 41-28

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — That sprained left ankle was not about to spoil Teddy Bridgewater’s first career start for the Minnesota Vikings.

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Loss to Gophers the latest indignity for Michigan

Michigan head coach Brady Hoke, right, reacts on the sideline next to defensive coordinator Greg Mattison, left, in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Minnesota in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No matter what the future holds for Michigan coach Brady Hoke, the Wolverines’ loss to Minnesota certainly looked like a low point of his tenure.

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Minn. Poll: Majority says Peterson was ‘abusive’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A majority of Minnesotans surveyed about child abuse allegations against Adrian Peterson show they disapprove of the way he disciplined his son.

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Minnesota beats Michigan 30-14

Michigan running back De'Veon Smith (4) tries to break away from Minnesota tackles in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — It turns out a change of quarterback isn’t enough to jump-start the Michigan football team’s offense. The Wolverines turned to Shane Morris for Saturday’s Big Ten opener against Minnesota, but Michigan still sputtered in a 30-14 home loss to the Golden Gophers.

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Achter earns first win, Twins beat Tigers 11-4

Minnesota Twins' Kurt Suzuki hits a two-run single against the Detroit Tigers in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — A.J. Achter’s first career win came against a team he grew up rooting for.

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