The last Minnesota high school player taken in the first round of the major league draft was Joe Mauer in 2001. That streak might be snapped this year if Rochester pitcher Mitch Brown is projected as a late first round pick in next month’s draft.
The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Rhett Ellison and now have seven of their 10 draft picks under contract.
The Minnesota Vikings’ roster has plenty of new faces as team announced the signings for six of their 10 draft choices Tuesday.
The Cleveland Browns have traded up to No. 3 with the Minnesota Vikings just before the NFL Draft, according to CBSSports.com’s Mike Freeman.
The Minnesota Vikings will listen to trade offers. They’ll consider every option. That’s what any NFL team does during the draft.
The Minnesota Vikings have been awarded two compensatory fourth-round selections for the NFL draft next month, 128th and 134th overall, giving them a total of 10 picks.
The WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx are hoping to go from rich to richer.
He grew up locally and was the number one overall pick in the NHL draft in 2005, which means Erik Johnson has had a few years to learn a few things about the business he is in.
Sid Hartman talked with Wild GM Chuck Fletcher on the WCCO Morning News with Dave Lee.
Enes Kanter worked out for the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday and said he’d love for them to take him No. 2 overall in next week’s draft.
Minnesota Timberwolves draft pick Ricky Rubio says he is talking with Spanish club Barcelona about his future.
The Minnesota Twins have selected North Carolina shortstop Levi Michael in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft.
The Minnesota Vikings had gone 12 years without taking a quarterback in the first round of the draft. With Brett Favre back to retirement, NFL free agency not yet begun and no other proven options on the roster, the Vikings grabbed gritty Christian Ponder from Florida State with the 12th overall pick on Thursday night.
Leslie Frazier has dreamed for years about one day stepping into an NFL draft room as a head coach.
The Minnesota Vikings have contingency plans in place for every conceivable scenario surrounding the labor situation and the NFL draft.