4 Things To Know For Jan. 17, 2016Here's a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016.
Minnesota Natives Floyd, Fitzgerald Facing Off Against Vikings In ArizonaWhen he was drafted in the first round it meant two wide receivers from Minnesota playing for Arizona, and Michael Floyd worked out in the summer to learn from Larry Fitzgerald.
Larry Fitzgerald Jr. Takes Twin Cities Kids On Shopping SpreeA group of Twin Cities kids not only spent two days at a football camp led by an NFL player -- but they also went shopping with him. Larry Fitzgerald Jr. of the Arizona Cardinals teamed up with Dick's Sporting Goods Tuesday to reward some deserving young athletes.
Celebs Coming To St. Paul To Help The World Hear Paul will turn into Tinsel Town this weekend during the 13th annual So The World May Hear Awards Gala at the RiverCentre.
Fitzgerald Jr. Donates 1,000 Helmets To Mpls. Park & RecLarry Fitzgerald Jr. is among the best in the game, and it all started in Minneapolis. Today the all-pro wide receiver brought a piece of the NFL to the first field he played on. Fitzgerald, who lives in Eden Prairie in the offseason, credits the beginning of his success to the adults who believed in him as a child. "The coaches that coached me here, I mean, so many people invested in me as a child, and they didn’t have to,” Fitzgerald said.
Mike Max’s News & Notes: The Wild’s Next Step, Vikings Mini Camp UpdateOne year to the day the Minnesota Wild made the splash of the off season -- signing Zach Parise and Ryan Suter – the latter was named to the first all NHL team.
Larry Fitzgerald Jr. Sits Down With Mike MaxEvery summer, Minnesota becomes a mini-mecca for football. It is where NFL players hone skills and up-and-comers dream of being invited into that fraternity. The mayor of the gridiron town is Larry Fitzgerald Jr. It's his vision that made it and it's his attitude that keeps him coming back.
Michael Floyd Is In Football For The Long HaulMichael Floyd has been living the football dream: from his time at Cretin Derham Hall, to Notre Dame, and now as a first round pick by the Arizona Cardinals. This week he's working out with a fellow Cardinal, and he's working to prove he belongs.
MN Native Fitzgerald Hosts Local Football CampLarry Fitzgerald Jr.'s annual event keeps getting bigger. In part because of the All-Pro football player who puts his name on it.
Mike Max’s News & Notes: June 23, 2012One determining factor with where Zach Parise could end up is up-front money - as in who will guarantee an early signing bonus that protects him against a possible lock out. New Jersey has financial difficulties, but going to the finals may make it intriguing to stay.