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Winona State Football Player Dies On Practice Field

A football player at Winona State University died on Monday while working out on the field Monday. The school issued a statement on Tuesday, saying that 22-year-old Shawn Afryl, of Skokie, Illinois, had passed away at Maxwell Field.

07/22/2014

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Former Mankato Football Player Making Improvements

The former MSU-Mankato football player injured last month in an assault is continuing to make improvements.

06/03/2014

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Charges Filed In H.S. Football Player’s Death After Party

Charges have been filed against a number of people – including a father and son – in connection to the death of a Dawson teenager who fled an underage drinking party and died of hypothermia, the Lac qui Parle County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

03/24/2014

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Favre’s Agent: Talk Of Comeback Is ‘Speculation’

Brett Favre’s agent says talk of his client attempting another NFL comeback is just “speculation.”

07/25/2011

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Purdue Football Player Drowned Accidentally

Preliminary autopsy results indicate a Purdue football player whose body was found in a northern Indiana lake died from an accidental drowning.

07/06/2011

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Shoreview, Minn. Man Missing In Indiana

A Shoreview, Minn. man and senior at Purdue University has been missing since Sunday afternoon, according to DNR officials.

07/04/2011

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H.S. Football Player Shot In Head Recovers, Graduates

It’s been a long year of recovery for a Washburn High School football player, who was accidentally shot in the head.

06/03/2011