Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Thomason: Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 15If you're in need, you should have Jonathan Stewart and Charles Johnson on your short list.
Carolina Panthers Focused, Intimidating For First Playoff Game In YearsThe Carolina Panthers have had an extra week off to prepare for their first playoff game in years, but they haven't taken the time off from preparing. They have been focusing on whichever team they may face and they are looking to be a team that is not only good, but one that is feared.
Death Of Teen Shot In Struggle Over Gun With Dad Ruled HomicideThe death of a Rogers Park teen who was shot in the head last week when he and his father were struggling over a handgun has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy on Saturday found.