Vikings’ Sendejo suspended one game for violent hit

ANDREW SENDEJO of the Minnesota Vikings has been suspended without pay for one game for a violation of safety-related playing rules in Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens. NFL Vice President of Football Operations JON RUNYAN issued the suspension for a violation of Rule 12, Section 2, Article 6 (i) which states that “there shall be no unnecessary roughness. This shall include, but will not be limited to: (i) using any part of a player’s helmet or facemask to butt, spear, or ram an opponent violently or unnecessarily;” In his letter to Sendejo, Runyan wrote: “The violation was flagrant and … Continue reading Vikings’ Sendejo suspended one game for violent hit

Photo Gallery: Wolves win home opener over Jazz

Jamal Crawford came off the bench to pour in 17 fourth quarter points as the Timberwolves hung on for a 100-97 win over Ricky Rubio and the Utah Jazz. Rubio, playing for the first time at Target Center as the enemy, scored 19 points and handed out 11 assists for the Jazz. Photos by Bryan Singer Continue reading Photo Gallery: Wolves win home opener over Jazz

High School Football brackets released: EP, Cretin, STMA, Prior Lk get top seeds

The 2017 Class 6A High School Football bracket was released this morning with Eden Prairie, Cretin, Prior Lake and St.Michael-Albertville getting #1 seeds. ¬†Cretin, by luck of the draw, also got the tournament’s only first round bye. Minnetonka, Centennial, Lakeville North and Roseville are the #2 seeds. First round play begins next Friday, October 27. Continue reading High School Football brackets released: EP, Cretin, STMA, Prior Lk get top seeds