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Joe Mauer’s Net Worth Stacks Up Against MLB’s Richest MLB Joe Mauer’s Net Worth Stacks Up Against MLB’s Richest , The League 12:16pm, June 10

Who doesn't like a story about a local boy made good? That's the story of Joe Mauer's MLB career. Born…

What Happened to Paul Molitor and Where is “The Ignitor” Now? MLB What Happened to Paul Molitor and Where is “The Ignitor” Now? , The League 2:58pm, June 1

Paul Molitor made a bit of history when he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2004. No,…

HS Baseball Player Fouls Ball Off Crotch, Gives Hilarious Reaction High School HS Baseball Player Fouls Ball Off Crotch, Gives Hilarious Reaction , Staff Writer 5:52pm, May 7

They say there's no crying in baseball, but we may need an amendment for one Minnesota high school baseball player.…

Rashod Bateman’s Mom is His Biggest Fan College Football Rashod Bateman’s Mom is His Biggest Fan , The League 10:07am, April 27

Former Minnesota Golden Gophers wide receiver Rashod Bateman was one of many players who opted out of the 2020 college…

America’s No. 1 HS Basketball Recruit Commits to College Powerhouse High School America’s No. 1 HS Basketball Recruit Commits to College Powerhouse , Staff Writer 1:04pm, April 19

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

Micah Parsons Does Everything to Protect His Young Son College Football Micah Parsons Does Everything to Protect His Young Son , The League 3:12pm, April 13

Watching old footage of Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons play running back at Harrisburg High School in Pennsylvania feels like watching Bo Jackson in his hay day. Parsons simply runs over,…

260-Pound Kicker Lowers Boom on Unsuspecting Returners College Football 260-Pound Kicker Lowers Boom on Unsuspecting Returners , 1:21pm, March 16

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

Jalen Suggs Has Taken College Basketball By Storm, And He’s Not Done Yet College Basketball Jalen Suggs Has Taken College Basketball By Storm, And He’s Not Done Yet , Staff Writer 1:00pm, March 13

A three-quarter-court pass flies and lands in the breadbasket of Joel Ayayi for an easy two. On the throwing end,…

Irv Cross, Former Pro Bowler & CBS Broadcasting Legend, Dead at 81 NFL Irv Cross, Former Pro Bowler & CBS Broadcasting Legend, Dead at 81 , 10:46am, March 1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as…

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 , Original Author 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 , Staff Writer 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.…