Minnesota starting cornerback Briean Boddy-Calhoun has a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee that will keep him out for the rest of the season. Boddy-Calhoun was hurt last week at New Mexico State. Coach Jerry Kill revealed the injury on Tuesday. He said he expected Boddy-Calhoun to qualify for a medical redshirt from the NCAA, which would give him two more years of eligibility.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has quite a story to tell heading into the 2013 NFL season. Less than a year after major reconstructive knee surgery, Peterson came up nine yards short of the single-season rushing record currently held by Eric Dickerson.
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is a late scratch against the Phoenix Suns because of back spasms.
Adrian Peterson hasn’t wavered all summer: He says he is ready to play for Minnesota in the season opener.
Ricky Rubio says he is not sure if his surgically repaired left knee will be ready in time for training camp with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The Minnesota Timberwolves sent an update on freshman star guard Ricky Rubio’s condition Thursday morning.
Ricky Rubi’s inaugural NBA season came to an end on Saturday as an MRI revealed he tore the ACL in his left knee. He injured the knee in the closing seconds of the Timberwolves loss to the Lakers Friday night.
The first week after Adrian Peterson’s reconstructive knee surgery was a grueling one.
The Minnesota Vikings have placed right guard Anthony Herrera on injured reserve with a torn ACL in his left knee, ending his season.