Bud Grant Says Last Outdoor Vikes Game Should Be A 'Celebration'The 1976 NFC title game at Met Stadium, when the Minnesota Vikings beat the Los Angeles Rams, marked the last outdoor playoff game in Minnesota. And with so much conversation about the frigid temperatures on Sunday, it was a good day to visit with the old trapper himself -- Bud Grant.
Temps May Hover Around Zero For Sunday's Vikings-Seahawks GameSeattle is used to its own types of weather extremes, but Minnesotans can't help but wonder whether they'll be ready for this one. Early forecasts call for temperatures significantly colder than they have been so far this winter to arrive just in time for Seattle Seahawks fans to arrive in Minnesota.
Cold Forecast Blamed For Keeping Vikings Playoff Ticket Prices LowTickets for the Vikings first home playoff game since 2009 are actually going for less money than you would expect.
4 Winter Activities That Require SnowWhile snow may snarl traffic, ruin shoes and freeze pipes, it also is a basis for a number of beloved winter activities. Here are just a few Minnesota pastimes that cannot be accomplished without a little bit of snow.
University Steps Up Security At TCF Bank StadiumAbout four thousand miles west of Paris, new security precautions are in place. Because of last week's attacks, security at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis is expanded up this weekend.
Gophers Beat Illinois 32-23, Ending 4-Game Losing StreakShannon Brooks rushed for 174 yards and three touchdowns, including a 75-yard romp into the end zone with 1:25 remaining for Minnesota to seal a 32-23 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Vikings Warn Of Fake Tickets For Packers Border BattleThe Minnesota Vikings say Sunday's boarder battle against the Green Bay Packers at TCF Bank Stadium is one of the biggest games for counterfeit tickets. The team says the only authorized outlets for tickets are the Vikings Ticket Office, Ticketmaster and NFL Ticket Exchange.
TCF Bank Stadium Ramps Up Security Efforts Prior To Vikings - Packers GameThe University of Minnesota says it's stepping up security at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis for the final two football games.
TCF Bank Stadium Will Have Enhanced Security For Final 2 Gophers GamesUniversity of Minnesota officials announced Wednesday that with the Gophers football team's final two regular season games both being at home, the school is taking enhanced security measures to ensure the safety of fans. The move comes after the recent terrorist attacks in France.
North HS Falls Short Of Amazing TurnaroundMinneapolis North High School had never before competed for a football championship, despite its long and rich tradition in the city’s athletic scene.
As St. Thomas Academy Players Prep For 5A Final, The Moment Is Not LostSaturday is the 5A championship game at the Prep Bowl, and it's shaping up to be very good. That means St. Thomas Academy had a chance to go outside on a mostly gorgeous week for football. The Cadets know they wlll have to be physical against the Knights.
Osseo's Kruah Pulls Out Final Touchdown For 6A Title Over East RidgeOsseo senior running back Prince Kruah capped a 71-yard, game-winning drive with 24 seconds to play as the Orioles beat East Ridge 14-13 in the Minnesota Class 6A championship Friday at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
Caledonia Breezes To 2A Title In 40-0 Win Over PipestoneGoing two straight years without a state title qualified as a drought for Caledonia, and last year's loss in the state semifinals stuck with the Warriors. Any disappointment ended Friday with a dominating effort in this year's Class 2A championship.
Becker Finishes Perfect Season With 35-14 Win Over South St. PaulBecker finished its perfect season Friday with a 35-14 win over South St. Paul in the Minnesota Class 4A football championship at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
Osseo's 'Prince Of Perseverance' Runs Over All Obstacles, On And Off The FieldFor Osseo's 6A title-competing football team, there's one crucial ingredient: A running back who is asked to carry the ball 30-40 times a game.