MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin's university athletic board has approved a one-year contract extension for football coach Gary Andersen. The contract now lasts through January 2019.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had groin surgery Thursday and is expected to spend the next six weeks recovering. The Vikings said the operation went as planned, in Philadelphia by Dr.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings' Metrodome has deflated for the last time. Officials from the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority opened the stadium's relief vents to begin the deflation at 7:15 a.m. Saturday. Fans providing the air that supports the roof were turned off.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota quarterback Philip Nelson says he intends to transfer to another school that runs an offense "that centers more around the passing game." The sophomore made the surprise announcement Thursday when he first released the statement to KFXN-FM in Minneapolis.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings say Mike Zimmer is their new coach.