VIDEO: Local Vikings Fans In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — There are quite a few Minnesota Vikings fans from the Fargo-Moorhead area — or at least with local ties — in Philadelphia this weekend to cheer on their team against the Eagles in the NFC Championship game Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. I had a chance to meet and talk with a few…
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In Bison Country Of Southeast North Dakota, SDSU’s Dallas Goedert Has Many Fans

Dallas Goedert’s grandfather sent me a wonderful letter (hand-written) and packet of information the other day. Gordon Phillips lives in Forman, N.D., and wanted to provide me the update on his daughter’s son, the South Dakota State tight end who will likely be a high National Football League draft choice come April. Forman is about…
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VIDEO: Detroit Lakes Elementary Students Tell Adam Thielen To “Bring It Home”

Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam Thielen is from Detroit Lakes, Minn. The Vikings are playing the New Orleans Saints on Sunday in an NFC divisional playoff game at U.S. Bank Stadium. It is the first playoff game for the Vikings as they try to advance to the Super Bowl, to played in Minneapolis on Feb. 4.…
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Dirty Secret: Do Vikings Fans Secretly Want Them To Fail?

The Minnesota Vikings, favored to win the NFC and qualify for the Super Bowl, open the playoffs Sunday against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Vikings fans, anecdotally, are treating the upcoming playoffs in one of two ways: They are bravely touting how good their 13-3 team is, or they are…
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Win Over James Madison Gets Bison Biggest Title-Game TV Ratings

North Dakota State’s 17-13 victory over James Madison in the Football Championship Subdivision game Saturday, Jan. 6 drew an average of 1.515 million viewers between 11 a.m. and 2:18 p.m. Central, when the game ended on ESPN2. That’s the highest television ratings a Bison national championship game has drawn in their six appearances in Frisco,…
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