(Denver, CO) — The Chiefs scored two touchdowns in the final seven minutes to steal a 27-23 win over the Broncos on Monday Night Football in Denver. Patrick Mahomes threw a two-yard TD pass to Travis Kelce and Kareem Hunt scored from four yards out with 1:40 left to complete the comeback. KC is 4-and-0. Denver dropped to 2-and-2.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are back to work preparing for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game rematch at the Philadelphia Eagles. The Vikings look to bounce back from their 38-31 loss to the Rams in LA last Thursday. Minnesota sits at 1-2-and-1 on the season. The Eagles are 2-and-2.
(Chicago, IL) — The Chicago Cubs host the Colorado Rockies tonight in the National League wild card game. Both teams lost divisional tiebreakers yesterday. Kyle Freeland starts for Colorado and Jon Lester for Chicago. The winner advances to play Milwaukee in the NLDS. The Yankees host the A’s in the AL wild card game tomorrow.
(Denver, CO) — The Wild are just days away from opening up the regular season. Minnesota drops the puck Thursday night in Colorado against the Avalanche. The Wild will begin a three-game homestand on Saturday, starting with their home opener against Vegas. Seven of the Wild’s first 10 games are at The X.
(Los Angeles, CA) — The Timberwolves are back on the hardwood tomorrow night facing the Clippers in LA. The Wolves began their five-game preseason schedule with a 114-110 win over the Warriors Saturday in Oakland. Minnesota’s first and only home game of the exhibition slate is Friday against Oklahoma City. The Wolves will then play the Bucks in Iowa and Milwaukee to close out the preseason.
(Undated) — The college locals are back to work preparing for their next games. On Saturday, North Dakota State is on the road for the first time this season at Northern Iowa. The Bison sit at 4-and-0 after beating South Dakota State 21-17 in their conference opener this past Saturday. Meanwhile, North Dakota has the week off. The 3-and-2 Fighting Hawks will host Montana on October 13th.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are gearing up for Saturday’s Big Ten home opener versus Iowa. The Gophers were off last week . Both teams enter the game with identical 3-and-1 records.