(East Rutherford, NJ) — Kirk Cousins threw for 241 yards and two touchdowns as the Vikings routed the Jets 37-17 at MetLife Stadium. Latavius Murray ran for 69 yards and two scores for Minnesota, which moved to 4-2-and-1 with its third straight win. Adam Thielen had nine catches for 110 yards and a TD in the victory. The Vikings host the Saints this week on Sunday Night Football.
(Atlanta, GA) — The New York Giants visit the Atlanta Falcons tonight on Monday Night Football. The Giants enter at 1-and-5, while the Falcons sit at 2-and-4. Both squads need wins to turn their seasons around. The all-time series between the two squads is tied at 12 wins each.
(Boston, MA) — The World Series gets going tomorrow as the Boston Red Sox host the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game One. The Dodgers eliminated the Brewers in Game Seven on Saturday to advance, while Boston closed out Houston in five games last week. Chris Sale is expected to start Game One for the Red Sox, while the Dodgers have not announced their starter.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves are back home to take on the Indiana Pacers tonight at the Target Center. The Wolves lost to the Mavericks 140-136 in Dallas on Saturday to drop to 1-and-2 on the year. The Pacers are 2-and-1.
(St. Paul, MN) — The Wild are off the ice until Thursday when the Los Angeles Kings come to town. Minnesota topped Tampa Bay 5-4 in overtime on Saturday for its third straight win. The Wild sit at 4-2-and-2 on the year.
(Lincoln, NE) — The Golden Gophers were crushed by the Cornhuskers 53-28 on Saturday in Lincoln, giving Nebraska its first win of the season. Minnesota has lost four straight to begin conference play and is now 3-and-4 overall. The Gophers host Indiana on Friday.
(Undated) — North Dakota State is still perfect on the season, while North Dakota also rolled to a big win on Saturday. The Bison knocked off Illinois State 28-14 to move to 7-and-0 on the season. NDSU looks to stay unbeaten at South Dakota this Saturday. The Fighting Hawks hammered Sacramento State 41-15 on the road for their third straight win. UND, now 5-and-2, host Weber State this Saturday.