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Gophers football star WR Rashod Bateman opting out of 2020 season

Was entering his junior season; a projected first round pick

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – The Minnesota Golden Gophers offense has a a big hole to fill at wide reciever after Rashod Bateman announced Tuesdsay morning he is opting out of the 2020 season amid Covid-19 concerns and focus on training for 2021 NFL Draft. Bateman, a 6-2 wide receiver from Tifton, Ga., was entering his junior season with the Gophers. In 2019, Bateman was named the Big Ten…

Eagles HC Pederson Tests Positive for COVID-19

Pederson is asymptomatic

PHILADELPHIA – (FOX 29) Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson has tested positive for the coronavirus, the team announced Sunday night. According to the Eagles Pederson, 52, is asymptomatic and doing well. He is currently self-quarantining and in communication with the team’s medical staff. The Super Bowl-winning coach reportedly told the team during an unscheduled meeting Sunday night after receiving…

Vikings Sign GM Spielman to Contract Extension

Contract is a multiyear extension

Eagan, Minn. (Vikings PR) – The Minnesota Vikings announce they have signed General Manager Rick Spielman to a multi-year contract extension. “Rick has been outstanding in his role as Vikings general manager. We are excited and honored to have him continue to lead our efforts to build a championship roster and first-class organization. With Rick’s and Coach Zimmer’s leadership in place, we are in a…

Spurgeon scores twice, Stalock records shutout as Wild get 3-0 Game 1 win over Canucks

Part of Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round in Edmonton

MINNEAPOLIS – (FOX 9) It’s been nearly five months since the Minnesota Wild played a game against an opponent that meant something, and they showed little rust Sunday night. The Wild got power-play goals in each of the first two periods, got an empty-net goal late and a 28-save shutout from Alex Stalock in a 3-0 win over the Canucks…

West Fargo’s Andy Young Heading To Majors

The former Packer was called up from the 60-max taxi squad

WEST FARGO – Former West Fargo High School baseball standout Andy Young has been called up to the Arizona Diamondbacks 30-man roster according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Prior to Major League Baseball resuming last month, Young was on the Diamondbacks 60-man taxi squad of players that was selected after the cancelation of the minor league season. Arizona is 3-5…

Larsen On NDSU Fall Sports Outlook

NDSU Director of Athletics Matt Larsen discussed how NDSU is planning to proceed safely with fall sports

FARGO, ND – COVID-19 raised plenty of questions about fall seasons in the FM area, including N.D.S.U. Football, Athletic Director Matt Larsen spoke with us yesterday about the outlook for Football season and what they’re doing to ensure it’s held safely. The Summit League is delaying the start of competition until September 23rd. They’ll delay championship seasons for men’s and…

Lance On Manning Award Watch List

The award is an annual honor given college football's best quarterback factoring in bowl games

FARGO, ND – NEW ORLEANS – North Dakota State quarterback Trey Lance was named to the preseason watch list for the Manning Award, sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, on Thursday, July 30. The list includes 30 of the top college quarterbacks in the nation heading into the 2020 football season. Lance, a sophomore from Marshall, Minn., was the 2019 Walter Payton…

Saints End Redhawks Winning Streak

Saint Paul took the series finale 5-2

FARGO, N.D. – The St. Paul Saints (11-13) scored five runs and held on for a 5-2 win over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks (9-16) in the finale of a three-game series in front of 1,593 fans on Thursday afternoon at Newman Outdoor Field. The Saints jumped out to a 3-1 lead after two innings — the RedHawks getting on the board in the…

Pats Take Season Finale With Hit Barrage

West Fargo wrapped up their season with an 8-2 and 10-0 win over Mandan

WEST FARGO, ND – The Patriots finished the regular season with an offensive on their way to an 8-2 and 10-2 win over Mandan Wedensday night. The playoffs are next, starting Tuesday in Bismarck. Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: Chiefs baseball, Mandan Chiefs, Mandan Legion, PATRIOTS, Patriots Baseball, West Fargo Legion Baseball, West Fargo Patriots