GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers expects a decision to be made by Friday _ or Saturday tops _ whether he'll be cleared to return to face the Atlanta Falcons.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been picked by Minnesota Vikings players as the team's recipient this season of the Ed Block Courage Award.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Matt Cassel is on track to start this week at quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings, with Christian Ponder recovering from a concussion.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Another week has brought another quarterback quandary for the Minnesota Vikings.
Matt Cassel played well enough in relief of Christian Ponder to take over the job. Ponder left Sunday's win over Chicago with a concussion.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Adrian Peterson has become the third-fastest player in NFL history to reach 10,000 yards rushing for his career.
Peterson passed the mark for Minnesota in the fourth quarter Sunday against Chicago in his 101st career game.
Eric Dickerson got there in 91 gam
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook has been ejected against Chicago for making contact with an official.
Cook was in coverage on Alshon Jeffery when the Bears wide receiver jumped over Cook for a 46-yard touchdown pass at the front corner of the end zone.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Blair Walsh's 34-yard field goal with 1:43 left in overtime gave the Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday after both teams missed kicks in the extra period.
Adrian Peterson rushed 35 times for 211 yards for the Vikings (3-8-1), who tied Green
Maryville, Mo. (NSIC) For the University of Minnesota Duluth it was a case of too little, too late Saturday afternoon in its NCAA Division II second-round playoff clash with Northwest Missouri State University.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) Christian Hackenberg threw for 339 yards and four touchdowns, and Penn State pounced on a slew of blunders before holding off a late rally to upset No. 14 Wisconsin 31-24 on Saturday.
Hackenberg, a freshman, showed the poise of a veteran in dissecting a tough defense.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Jeremy Langford ran for 134 yards and a touchdown, and No. 11 Michigan State wrapped up an unbeaten regular season in Big Ten play with a 14-3 victory over Minnesota on Saturday.