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Relive the Greatest 2-Yard Run in NFL History NFL Relive the Greatest 2-Yard Run in NFL History , 11:57am, November 22

The Dallas Cowboys have a history of great running backs. I mean, the list is filled with Hall-of-Fame inductees and…

Kirk Cousins Married a School Teacher and Had 2 Kids NFL Kirk Cousins Married a School Teacher and Had 2 Kids , Editor 4:51pm, November 16

Ever since he became a full-time starter, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has been reliable under center. Sure, he doesn’t…

Matt Blair, Former All-Pro Vikings Linebacker, Dead at 70 NFL Matt Blair, Former All-Pro Vikings Linebacker, Dead at 70 , 1:17pm, October 23

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Blair, one of the great linebackers in Minnesota Vikings history and a six-time Pro Bowler who…

Map of College Football’s Best Villains in Every State College Football Map of College Football’s Best Villains in Every State , 9:58am, September 13

In the immortal words of Ric Flair, "I was really good at being a bad guy." That's because it's fun…

Alabama Played 3-on-5 and Nearly Completed the Greatest Comeback Ever Alabama Alabama Played 3-on-5 and Nearly Completed the Greatest Comeback Ever , 5:04pm, August 18

Even though the comeback failed, this would go down in the lore of all-time college basketball moments. On a Saturday…

Big Ten Postpones Football Season Amid COVID-19 Concerns Big Ten Big Ten Postpones Football Season Amid COVID-19 Concerns , 3:56pm, August 11

The Big Ten won't play football this fall because of concerns about COVID-19, becoming the first of college sports' power…

The Vikings’ Stadium Collapsing Looked Like a Movie Scene NFL The Vikings’ Stadium Collapsing Looked Like a Movie Scene , Staff Writer 10:14am, August 8

The Metrodome was one of the more unique NFL stadiums that ever existed. "The Thunderdome" opened in 1982 as a…

LSU Debuts at No. 5 in Preseason Coaches Poll College Football LSU Debuts at No. 5 in Preseason Coaches Poll , 3:23pm, August 6

Can you smell it? Nope, it's not a Kentucky Fried Chicken Yule Log. It's the 2020 college football season creeping…

Nation’s No. 4 Small Forward “110% Committed” to Big 12 Program High School Nation’s No. 4 Small Forward “110% Committed” to Big 12 Program , The League 9:24am, July 21

Kendall Brown takes his position seriously. The senior-to-be and Cottage Grove, Minnesota native prides himself on being a role model.…

2020 Biletnikoff Award Watch List Features 55 Elite Pass Catchers College Football 2020 Biletnikoff Award Watch List Features 55 Elite Pass Catchers , 12:10pm, July 16

Jerry Rice owns every record that elite wide receivers are chasing, but Fred Biletnikoff defined greatness at the position. Over…

Big Ten to Play Conference-Only Seasons for Fall 2020 Big Ten Big Ten to Play Conference-Only Seasons for Fall 2020 , 4:31pm, July 9

The Big Ten Conference announced Thursday it will not play nonconference games in football or several other sports this fall…

America’s No. 3 Recruit Choosing Between 7 Schools High School America’s No. 3 Recruit Choosing Between 7 Schools , The League 6:45pm, June 27

Not many high school basketball players can say they went toe to toe with Steph Curry. Chet Holmgren can, and…

Boxer Floyd Mayweather to Pay for George Floyd’s Funeral Boxing Boxer Floyd Mayweather to Pay for George Floyd’s Funeral , 9:54am, June 2

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services, and the family has…

Joe Burrow Weighs In On Minneapolis Protests LSU Joe Burrow Weighs In On Minneapolis Protests , Staff Writer 4:01pm, May 29

Minneapolis is a war zone right now. Protestors are in full upheaval following a viral video that showed Minneapolis police…

Colin Kaepernick Supports Protests: “We Have The Right to Fight Back!” National Colin Kaepernick Supports Protests: “We Have The Right to Fight Back!” , 12:57pm, May 29

The protests boiling after George Floyd's death turned Minneapolis, Minnesota, upside down. Governor Tim Walz activated 500 National Guard troops…

260-Pound Kicker Lowers Boom on Unsuspecting Returners College Football 260-Pound Kicker Lowers Boom on Unsuspecting Returners , 5:13pm, May 27

I gravitated to Penn State football from the start. That wasn't hard growing up in Pennsylvania, and there are dozens…

Antoine Winfield Jr. Plays Just Like His All-Pro Father Minnesota Antoine Winfield Jr. Plays Just Like His All-Pro Father , 2:09pm, April 24

During the 2000s, only five NFL players recorded at least 600 solo tackles, defended 70 passes, nabbed 15 interceptions, and…

Karl-Anthony Towns’ Mom Dies from COVID-19 Complications NBA Karl-Anthony Towns’ Mom Dies from COVID-19 Complications , 6:05pm, April 13

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jacqueline Cruz-Towns, the mother of Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns, died Monday due to complications from COVID-19…

Relive the Greatest 2-Yard Run in NFL History NFL Relive the Greatest 2-Yard Run in NFL History , 11:57am, November 22

The Dallas Cowboys have a history of great running backs. I mean, the list is filled with Hall-of-Fame inductees and…