Wentz Wagon Carries Family To Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — A bunch of Carson Wentz’s relatives hit the jackpot. When they bought tickets in May for the Philadelphia Eagles’ game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lincoln Financial Field, they had no idea Wentz would actually be playing for the Eagles. “We just figured it would be fun to go to Philadelphia after they…
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LISTEN: Western Illinois AD Matt Tanney Talks Football, Summit Expansion

MACOMB, Ill. — Western Illinois athletic director Matt Tanney was a guest on 970 WDAY’s “Mike McFeely Show” Friday. He chatted about the success the Leathernecks football team is having, plus the possibility of the Summit League expanding. Listen:

LISTEN: Western Illinois Coach Good Friends With Bison Legend Rocky Hager

MACOMB, Ill. — Western Illinois football coach Charlie Fisher was a guest on 970 WDAY’s “Mike McFeely Show” today. Fisher talked about how he is very close to former North Dakota State coach Rocky Hager and he also recalled coaching West Georgia in a game at the Fargodome in 1997. Listen:

Bison Break Tradition, Allow Morlock To Lead Them Out Of Locker Room

FARGO — North Dakota State’s pregame tunnel walk began when Craig Bohl was the coach. Video cameras captured Bohl coming out of the Bison’s Fargodome locker room and leading his team down a hallway, through an inflatable helmet on the northeast corner of the field and onto the field. And the crowd goes wild. The…
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Johnnies Vs. Tommies Will Beat NDSU To Target Field

I wrote last month that North Dakota State athletic officials were working with the Minnesota Twins to possibly schedule a Bison game at Target Field in Minneapolis. Turns out even if NDSU can work through the hurdles and play a game at the baseball field, it won’t be the first one. Bison athletic director Matt…
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