David McCoy

4 Games In, Vikings A Mixed Bag At 2-2If you blinked you might have missed it -- the NFL's regular season is already one-fourth over with. And it's a good time for coach Mike Zimmer to assess where his team stands and where it's headed.
Celebrating Homecoming With Girls Soccer MatchInstead of a football game, St. Paul Academy found a rather unique and creative way to celebrate Friday night.
Vikings' Punishing Pass Rush Key To 2-1 StartThe Vikings have a two game winning streak, largely because of a style of play that reminds you of the glory days of the Purple People Eaters. Their pass rush has been relentless, pressuring quarterbacks and delivering punishing hits.
Metrodome Seats Get New Life In Small TownIt's about as different from downtown Minneapolis as it gets: You could fit the entire population of Wells, Minnesota, inside the Metrodome -- 27 times over.
At 64-24, Saints Enjoying Record-Setting Season In St. PaulIt's been a magical season in St. Paul. The Saints are 64-24 and lead their division by 22 games. As David McCoy reports, a new ballpark and a veteran manager have come together for a memorable summer.
Released Longsnapper Thanks Vikings, Fans For 11 YearsThe Vikings named Kevin McDermott their longsnapper on Monday and released Cullen Loeffler. It's not often a roster move announcement --- much less one involving the longsnapper --- includes a statement of appreciation from the general manager.
Brooks Bollinger Takes Coaching Job At Cretin-Derham HallBrooks Bollinger won a Rose Bowl. He spent six years in the NFL and was sacked 49 times. But his most daunting task yet may be coaching at his wife's alma mater, Cretin-Derham Hall.
Vikings' Exum Hopes To Step Up His Safety GameIt feels like the Minnesota Vikings' coaches are just waiting for someone to unseat Robert Blanton, who started 13 games last season largely because they felt he was the best of some not-great options. If they are waiting to be wowed, maybe Antone Exum Jr. just needs another game.
Oldest Viking Playing Position Usually Staffed By The YoungTerence Newman is the oldest player on the Vikings roster, at a position usually reserved for the young.
Coon Rapids Community Gathers For Little League TeamFor the Coon Rapids Little League team, the path was simple Saturday. Win, and they'd earn a trip to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Concordia-St. Paul's Football Team Takes On 29-Year-Old KickerThere is a term for 29-year-old college students. They are called doctoral candidates. "Hopefully I don't look 29-years-old," Peter Farris said. Despite being the oldest player on the Concordia-St. Paul football team, Farris is just a freshman.
1-On-1 Interview With New 'U' Athletic Director Beth GoetzThere are still many unanswered questions about the Gophers athletic department under Norwood Teague. Most pressing: Whether anyone else knew about Teague's behavior towards women, and should have done something about it. The University announced an independent investigation Tuesday that will look into that, among other things.