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Gettysburg city officials approve removal of Confederate flag from all police insignia
Authorities ID man found dead in Minnesota lake Sunday
Officials ID teen killed in Friday crash in South Dakota
Trial date to be set in former Ralph Engelstad Arena employee's wrongful termination suit
Officials ID teen killed in NW Minnesota ATV crash
Testing delays cause concern for MLB, Twins
Twins set to begin shortened season in Chicago
Wild to open training camp next week, return to play Aug. 1
South Dakota bait shops, boat dealers soaked up June business
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July 6, 2020
Commentary: A look at the top NFL free agents still available
The physical nature of football ensures that talent acquisition never stops in the NFL, but the COVID-19 pandemic has gotten in the way for most...
18 hours 48 min ago
July 2, 2020
Column: Give me liberty or give me first downs
FARGO — Right-wingers, aka Real Americans, are steadfastly refusing to wear masks during a pandemic because doing so would obliterate their...
July 2, 2020 - 9:15am
July 1, 2020
Commentary: NFL could aid in COVID-19 fight if it hits the right notes, but there is risk involved
SAN DIEGO — Say the NFL plays its games this year while the coronavirus pandemic persists, and in some cities fans are allowed to attend. You...
July 1, 2020 - 2:37pm
June 30, 2020
Gophers announce seven athletes test positive for COVID-19
A total of seven athletes at the University of Minnesota have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a press release sent out by the school on Tuesday night. It’s unclear which sports these athletes play, though the press release did confirm positive tests across multiple sports....
June 30, 2020 - 8:50pm
June 27, 2020
Gophers to pay $2 million for nonconference football games in 2020. Are they worth it?
ST. PAUL -- The University of Minnesota Gophers football program is optimistic -- amid the coronavirus pandemic -- that it will be able to play...
June 27, 2020 - 6:53pm
Multiple Minnesota pro sports teams coming back next month
ST. PAUL -- It has been three and a half months since the sports world ground to a halt, and ready or not, every major professional sporting...
June 27, 2020 - 6:35pm
June 26, 2020
UND receives initial approval to tear down Memorial Stadium
GRAND FORKS -- UND has received initial approval from a State Board of Higher Education committee to tear down Memorial Stadium. The board’s...
June 26, 2020 - 1:28pm
June 24, 2020
What will college football look like when it returns — and is it even smart to play now?
We’re desperate for football scores, right? But shield your eyes from this one, dear readers. CORONAVIRUS 27, FOOTBALL FANS 3 That’s how...
June 24, 2020 - 1:08pm
June 22, 2020
Fauci pushes back at critics over his pessimism about NFL season
Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease specialist, said he’s been mistakenly painted as an obstacle to the NFL's upcoming season and...
June 22, 2020 - 5:36pm
June 20, 2020
Expect to see Vikings rookie Justin Jefferson in slot ‘quite a bit’ next season
EAGAN, Minn. -- Whether he likes it or not, rookie receiver Justin Jefferson has big shoes to fill next season as the replacement for former...
June 20, 2020 - 4:27pm
June 19, 2020
Statue of former Redskins owner removed from RFK
WASHINGTON -- A statue of former Washington Redskins owner George Preston Marshall was removed from the grounds of RFK Stadium on Friday morning, June 19. Marshall integrated the franchise only after being forced to do so in the 1960s. In 1962, Marshall was the last NFL owner to integrate....
June 19, 2020 - 6:01pm
Commentary: In Texas, where football is king, playing amid COVID seems foolish
What are we doing, people? From the NFL to the NCAA to Texas high schools to the pee wee level, everybody is gearing up for the return of football...
June 19, 2020 - 10:50am
June 18, 2020
How will Vikings’ Andre Patterson, Adam Zimmer balance roles as co-defensive coordinators?
Andre Patterson considers Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer one of his best friends. Which means Patterson has gotten to know Adam Zimmer,...
June 18, 2020 - 5:17pm
Texas Longhorns report 13 football players test positive for COVID-19, school says
On Thursday, June 18 the University of Texas athletics department announced that 13 football players have been confirmed positive for the coronavirus,...
June 18, 2020 - 4:54pm
Bubble plan only way forward for NFL in 2020, says Fauci
Without a bubble environment to control the spread of the coronavirus, Dr. Anthony Fauci doubts football can take place in 2020. The NBA, MLS...
June 18, 2020 - 4:20pm