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January 15, 2014
Ex-Husker picks NDSU
FARGO — When running back King Frazier decided the University of Nebraska was not for him, all signs pointed him to North Dakota State. So he enrolled this week and will have three years of eligibility. NDSU head coach Chris Klieman recruited Frazier when he was a standout prep...
January 15, 2014 - 7:16am
MSU-Moorhead inks 9-man standout
MOORHEAD — The top senior 9-man player in North Dakota has decided to play football for Minnesota State Moorhead. Westhope-Newburg-Glenburn quarterback Hunter Braaten has verbally committed to the Dragons. Braaten led his team to the 9-man state title game last fall and was named...
January 15, 2014 - 7:10am
January 14, 2014
Wanzek takes second
Noah Wanzek of Jamestown placed second out of four finalists of the NFL’s Punt, Pass and Kick competition on Saturday in Denver. The competition...
January 14, 2014 - 7:08am
Bears fire former UND player Tibesar
CHICAGO — The Chicago Bears have decided to retain defensive coordinator Mel Tucker for 2014, but the team has parted ways with former UND player and coach Tim Tibesar, who was the Bears’ linebackers coach. Tucker was informed he would return for his second season under head...
January 14, 2014 - 7:04am
NDSU protecting verbals
The North Dakota State football coaches are at the annual American Football Coaches Convention this week. Perhaps there should be a seminar titled: “How to get a verbal commitment, and then sweat it out until signing day.” That’s what the Bison face with perhaps a few of their...
January 14, 2014 - 7:01am
New coach talks with team
UND football coach Bubba Schweigert met with his team Monday afternoon for the first time as a group. Schweigert laid out the plan. “We’re going to talk about how we’re going to run the program,” said Schweigert, who was hired in late December. “We’ll talk about responsibility...
January 14, 2014 - 7:00am
New flap with Vikings stadium arising?
Officials in Minnesota say a lawsuit filed in state supreme court challenging the funding of a new stadium for the National Football League’s Vikings will postpone a bond sale, according to local media. The state planned to begin selling $468 million of bonds Monday to help fund...
January 14, 2014 - 6:58am
Manning, Chiefs top list
The Kansas City Chiefs placed a league-high three players — running back Jamaal Charles, safety Eric Berry and punt returner Dexter McCluster...
January 14, 2014 - 6:51am
January 13, 2014
Broncos, 49ers punch tickets for final four
DENVER — The Denver Broncos survived a fourth-quarter fightback by the San Diego Chargers to claim a 24-17 win on Sunday and advance to the AFC Championship game for the first time in eight years. The victory sets up a tantalizing showdown between two future Hall of Fame quarterbacks...
January 13, 2014 - 6:59am
January 11, 2014
Alabama hires Kiffin as O-coordinator
Alabama hired former USC and Tennessee head coach Lane Kiffin as its new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, the school announced Friday. Kiffin, 38, will replace Doug Nussmeier, who left Alabama on Thursday to become offensive coordinator at Michigan. “We are excited...
January 11, 2014 - 7:05am
January 10, 2014
Wanzek off to Denver
Noah Wanzek wasn’t sure what to expect when he entered his first punt, pass and kick competition. The 15-year-old from Jamestown had experience as a soccer player and was also the varsity football team’s backup punter. “I thought, I can pass and kick well — I used to be...
January 10, 2014 - 7:16am
January 7, 2014
Fan sues NFL over Super Bowl tickets
NEW YORK - A New Jersey businessman has filed a lawsuit against the National Football League, claiming that it is withholding Super Bowl tickets from the public and allowing resale prices to soar out of the reach of many fans. Josh Finkelman, who said he spent $4,000 on two tickets...
January 7, 2014 - 1:50pm
January 3, 2014
College football roundup
Search underway for PSU coach Before he was introduced by the Houston Texans as head coach, Penn State officials congratuled Bill O’Brien on his move back to the NFL. Athletics director Dave Joyner said Thursday that a national search is underway and confirmed O’Brien’s contract...
January 3, 2014 - 8:01am
December 31, 2013
Tebow joins SEC Network
ATLANTA — Tim Tebow has his next football job — talking about the sport on TV. The Heisman Trophy winner has been hired as a college football analyst for the new SEC Network in a return to his Florida glory days, but he still hopes to play quarterback in the NFL. Tebow will...
December 31, 2013 - 8:30am
December 27, 2013
Pitt wins Pizza Bowl
DETROIT — James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pittsburgh bowl record held by Tony Dorsett — and Chris Blewitt kicked a tiebreaking field goal with 1:17 remaining, lifting the Panthers to a 30-27 win over Bowling Green on Thursday night in the Little Caesars Pizza...
December 27, 2013 - 7:52am