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Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge


The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have... More>>

Peterson reacts to child abuse allegations Video included

(AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St.

Star running back Adrian Peterson returned to the Minnesota Vikings on Monday, insisting he is not a child abuser and wanting "everyone to understand how sorry I feel about the hurt I have brought to my child" after he was charged with a felony in Texas for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son. More>>

John Marshall High School activities director resigns

The John Marshall High School activities director is stepping down. Rochester Public Schools announced Monday that Paul Cox is resigning effective Tuesday. Cox has served in leadership with JM Rockets activities and athletic events for seventeen years. More>>

Vikings home opener draws crowds despite Adrian Peterson absence

It was a sea of purple and gold Sunday as thousands of Vikings fanatics celebrated the first home game of the season at the team's new venue, TCF Bank Stadium. More>>

Vikings reinstate special teams coach Priefer

The Minnesota Vikings have reinstated special teams coach Mike Priefer after a two-game suspension for making anti-gay remarks. More>>

Brady, Patriots bounce back to beat Vikings 30-7

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots took advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence and Matt Cassel's four interceptions, and Chandler Jones returned a field goal he blocked for a touchdown right before halftime to lead a 30-7 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. More>>

Rookie May fans 10 as Twins Beat White Sox 6-4

Rookie Trevor May struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the Minnesota Twins overcame Jose Abreu's 35th home run, beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Sunday to end a four-game losing streak. More>>

Adrian Peterson surrenders to police in Texas, charged with injuring child with a "switch" Video included

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson surrendered to authorities in Conroe, Texas, Saturday morning and was booked at the Montgomery County Jail.  Peterson was indicted by a grand jury and faces a charge of reckless or negligent injury to a child.  The Vikings have deactivated Peterson from the team's roster and he will not play Sunday against the New England Patriots.  Attorney Rusty Hardin said the NFL star used a "switch" to spank his four-year-old son after misbehaving.

Wild sign RW Nino Niederreiter to 3-year deal

The Minnesota Wild have signed right wing Nino Niederreiter to a three-year contract. More>>

Lynx's Moore unanimous choice for All-WNBA team

Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore was the unanimous choice for the All-WNBA first team. More>>

House, Indians sweep doubleheader from Twins

Rookie T.J. House pitched seven sharp innings, Carlos Santana homered and drove in both runs and the Cleveland Indians completed a doubleheader sweep with a 2-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday. More>>

Brady and Cassel square off for 1st time

Tom Brady and Matt Cassel have been close friends for going on 10 years now.When the Patriots visit Minnesota on Sunday, the two quarterbacks will face each other on the field for the first time. More>>

Twins-Indians rained out, doubleheader Thursday

The game between the Minnesota Twins and Cleveland Indians scheduled for Wednesday night has been postponed because of rain. More>>

'No more wiggle room' in Vikings stadium schedule

A Minnesota Vikings official says there is "no more wiggle room" in the construction schedule for the team's $1 billion stadium after a completion deadline got pushed back to the end of July in 2016. More>>

`Miracle On Ice' member Bob Suter dies

Bob Suter, a member of the "Miracle On Ice" team that won the Olympic gold medal in 1980 and the father of Minnesota Wild star Ryan Suter, died Tuesday at the age of 57. More>>

Arcia homers as Twins trip Indians 4-3

Oswaldo Arcia's two-run homer capped Minnesota's four-run fourth inning against Trevor Bauer, and the Twins dented Cleveland's playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night. More>>

Vikings D makes dominant debut

One touchdown. Two interceptions. Five sacks. Six forced punts. Six points allowed. More>>

Vikings release former starting safety Sanford

The Minnesota Vikings have released sixth-year safety Jamarca Sanford. More>>

Twins open 2015 on road; home opener vs. Royals

The Minnesota Twins are set up for fewer postponed games in 2015, even if the spring weather is cold and soggy again. More>>

Pujols' 9th-inning 2B lifts Angels over Twins 8-5

Albert Pujols homered and hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the ninth inning for his 2,500th hit, leading the Los Angeles Angels over Minnesota 8-5 Saturday night for their third straight win over the Twins. More>>

Prep Preview 2014

Fall is almost upon us and so is the high school football season  Pat Lund and Eric Lear put together a preview of all of the high school football teams in the KTTC viewing area.  More>>

SLIDESHOW: Vikings players report to training camp Video included

Vikings players report to training camp in Mankato Vikings players report to training camp in Mankato

The 49th annual Vikings training camp kicks off Thursday in Mankato, although players won't be hitting the field just yet. More>>

Twins eager to return home, open against Athletics

Games have already been played for a week all across the majors. More>>

Dudek's road to Sochi Video included

After winning the bronze medal at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, then 19-year-old Aly Dudek had achieved what most teenage athletes only dream about. After spending some time with her parents, and seeing how Aly got to where she is today, it's clear that in Sochi, she is back for the gold. More>>

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