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    November 17, 2014

    Minneapolis Wins Bid for Final Four in 2019

    Last Friday the NCAA announced Minneapolis will host the Final Four in 2019. The city's winning bid was titled "Winning Happens Here," a bit ironic for a city that literally has not won a major sports championship since 1991. (Sorry, Lynx fans.) See also: Minneapolis Wins the Super Bowl (sort of ... More >>

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    December 20, 2013

    Associated Press disses Gophers football team

    Today, the Associated Press published a piece listing a reason to watch each of the 35 college football bowl games coming up between now and the BCS National Championship on January 6.SEE ALSO: Jerry Kill to Jim Souhan: "Kiss my ass"The piece, written by Ralph Russo, offers mostly serious reasons to ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2011

    College bowl system loots universities

    U of M and others spend millions while insiders profit

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    January 12, 2011

    Musburger's "all the Tostitos" call worth $2.5 million [VIDEO]

    The new catchphrase makes a big buck impact. ​It's every brand manager's dream to see a celebrity endorsing their product--drinking it, driving it, wearing it, and whatnot. And while no snack food manufacturer has yet succeeded in having its name subbed into the colloquial phrase, "all that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Gopher men rank 10th in Big Ten academically

    If it's any consolation, eleven teams comprise the Big Ten. So there's that.

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    October 27, 2008

    The Week in Sports

    sports_balls3.jpgThe Gophers win; the Wild collapse; Sarah Palin's carpet injures a goalie; Vikings allegedly benched on banned substances.

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    November 19, 2007

    Adopt-a-Duck Sooner Ummm ...

    Oregon_Ducks_2.gifLove college football? Want to forget that the Gophers have a team? Looking to root for a feel-good team as the national championship picture takes shape? So do I. See why Jeff is ... More >>

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    November 19, 2005
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    October 29, 2005

    The Idiot Gets His Swerve Back

    Hey folks. Bucking the idiot would have put you 9-5-1 in games last week, which would still only be the third-best outcome in the four times we've toted it up thus far. For those keeping score, my season mark now stands at 25-34-1, and if you excise the inexplicable hiccup from two weeks back, when ... More >>