It’s guarded optimism for the Gopher football team. They are hoping to pull off an upset against Ohio State at home at 11 a.m. Saturday. But they have confidence coming off of the blow out over Iowa, and, as Mike Max explains, they have confidence because of a tight end that’s quite a weapon.
A.J. Barker is third in the Big Ten with 231 yards receiving through three games. He’s tied for third in the league with four touchdowns.
There has been an enigma running around San Francisco 49ers practices this offseason. The long-legged, quick-footed, hair-no-longer-braided blur wears No. 84. He still pulls his socks up high, talks with a country twang and goes by Randy Moss.
The Minnesota Vikings have selected West Texas A&M receiver Stephen Burton in the seventh round of the NFL draft.