The Winner Of Week 1 Of The 970 WDAY FCS Playoff Pick ‘Em Contest Is …

There were no perfect predictors in the first week of the 970 WDAY-AM FCS Playoff Pick ‘Em Contest. You can blame (mostly) New Hampshire for that. The contest is sponsored by Play It Again Sports and 970 WDAY. Twenty contestants correctly picked seven of eight first-round games in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs Saturday. Of…
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UPDATED: Just In Case You Were Wondering, Here’s My FCS Bracket

(Updated with Kolpack’s and Izzo’s picks) There’s still time to enter our 970 WDAY FCS Playoff Pick ‘Em contest and have a chance at winning a $250 gift card from Play It Again Sports in Fargo. Just click here and pick. If you need guidance, don’t follow my brackets. I generally don’t know what I’m…
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By Simple Ratings System, New Hampshire Is The Weakest Team In FCS Field

Belly full, highball glass full, football on the tube, fireplace going, dogs sleeping on the couch. So let’s dig through some Football Championship Subdivision numbers. Good Q and A by Brad Schlossman with the FCS playoff committee chairman here: Selection chair explains playoff process. Mark Wilson, the athletic director at Tennessee Tech, reminds us that…
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Imperfect Timing: Former State Rep Ryan Winkler, Family Living In Brussels At Just The Wrong Time

Ryan Winkler decided to resign his Minnesota legislative seat last summer after his wife took a job in Belgium. The outspoken DFLer from Golden Valley, who served five terms in the House, called it “the right time to do it.” Maybe not so much. Winkler, his wife Jennifer and their three children moved to Brussels…
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Minnesota DFL Accuses 7th District Republicans Of Racist Tweet

A Twitter message posted Sunday to the account of the 7th Congressional District Republicans has Minnesota Democrats claiming racism. The 7th District covers a wide swath of western Minnesota, including Moorhead. The following tweet was sent out: It has since been removed. The tweet linked to an article on the website www.ourblacknews.com titled “Minnesota Governor…
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