By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com
Minneapolis, MN - While the Vikings fell to 1-7 on the year, the rest of the sports teams in Minnesota enjoyed some great success including three standout players receiving national awards!
Timberwolves - The Timberwolves opened the season 3-0 and forward Kevin Love was named the Western Conference Player of the Week! CLICK HERE for more information on Kevin's big week!
Wild - The Wild went 1-2 on the week with big wins over Montreal and New Jersey. Wild winger Jason Pominville was named the NHL's "first star" of the week last week! CLICK HERE for more information on Jason's big week!
Gophers - The Golden Gophers football team won their third straight Big Ten game and quarterback Philip Nelson was named Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week! CLICK HERE for more information on Philip's big week!