Jeff Wald

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

Jeff Wald started as a Web Producer at WCCO-TV in April of 2011. Before that, he was a freelance Web Producer at KARE-TV in Golden Valley.

Jeff spent six years covering high school and college sports as the Northfield News Sports Editor from 2004-2010. That position also included blogging and writing online content.

Jeff attended the University of St. Thomas from 2000 to 2004, where he earned a degree in Print Journalism along with a minor in Communications. Jeff also covered St. Thomas athletics and interned in sports at both KARE-TV and Fox 9  during that time.

He grew up in Golden Valley and attended Totino-Grace High School. Jeff is an avid golfer who also has a passion for high school football and a wide range of sports. Jeff started the “Prep Blog” in August of 2011 with an emphasis on covering high school football around Minnesota. He also will blog about St. Thomas football as Tommie football can be heard in the fall on WCCO Radio 830 AM.

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The Twins didn’t land Yu Darvish and are without Ervin Santana until May. They need a front-line starting pitcher.

02/13/2018

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It was without question the Vikings’ worst defensive performance of the year, and it couldn’t have come at a worse time.

01/22/2018

Vikings Seek To End 41-Year Super Bowl Drought Sunday

It would be the first time in NFL history that the host city’s team plays in the Super Bowl.

01/18/2018

Is Destiny On The Vikings’ Side?

If you’re a Minnesota Vikings fan, you didn’t sleep well Sunday night. But for a change, it wasn’t because of another devastating loss.

01/15/2018

Vikings Path To Super Bowl LII Includes Past Demons

The Vikings are two victories away from becoming the first NFL franchise to play for a Super Bowl in their home stadium.

01/08/2018

538 Gives Vikings Second-Best Chance To Win Super Bowl

Are the Vikings capable of winning the Super Bowl? Can fans allow themselves to go all-in emotionally on this team?

01/03/2018

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12/26/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Crush Bengals, 34-7

Case Keenum had another stellar game, the Vikings defense dominated and the Bengals had no hope.

12/18/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Win Streak Snapped At Carolina

Despite all the adversity, the Vikings had a chance to win the game late. Their chances to win the NFC also got better despite the loss.

12/11/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Rams, 24-7

The Minnesota Vikings made a statement on Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams.

11/20/2017

Vikings Mid-Season Report Card: 4 Reasons For 6-2 Start

Just like we all expected, the Minnesota Vikings are leading the NFC North Division heading into their Week 9 bye. Wait, what?

11/02/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Ravens, 24-16

Several different Vikings players stepped up and the defense dominated in a 24-16 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

10/24/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Packers, 23-10

What a difference a couple weeks makes for the Minnesota Vikings.

10/17/2017

4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Bears, 20-17

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10/10/2017

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09/22/2017

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09/20/2017

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09/19/2017

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09/15/2017

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