All this week, we’re embracing the cold and having some winter fun. One sport that’s been growing in popularity in recent years and is being played by more and more groups is the Olympic sport called curling. You may be familiar with it because of the flamboyance of the Norwegian team’s unique pants.
It’s not an Olympic event, but those who play it hope it will be someday. For now, they’d settle for Americans just knowing it exists. The sport is bandy, and it’s kind of like hockey. And speedskating. And broomball. And soccer, with 11 players a side, and a rink the size of a soccer field.
Is Mike Zimmer the man for the Vikings? Click the link to listen back.
Adrian Peterson watched the final game of Minnesota’s disappointing season from the sideline, with a groin injury keeping him out. Afterward, he pledged to go directly to ownership to lobby for coach Leslie Frazier to keep his job.
College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride
Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.
Headlines that shaped and transcended the sports world in 2013.
Something special is happening inside the Savage Dome. It’s the first of its kind in Minnesota. It’s an adaptive lacrosse program for special needs kids called No Boundaries Lacrosse.
Gophers beat Florida State in basketball. Listen for Mike’s game report.
The Michigan State-Ohio State matchup in the Big Ten championship game already is set, and the Buckeyes are two-touchdown favorites against rival Michigan on Saturday. The real drama in the Big Ten this week might be in the three trophy games — Iowa at Nebraska, Northwestern at Illinois and Purdue at Indiana.
From location, fans, and noise level to architecture, food & beer, and proximity to post-game shenanigans, here are football’s five best stadiums in the NFL.
It’s getting close to crowning some State Champs! Here’s this week’s Radio Rally Rundown from WCCO!
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Big games all around the state tonight. We’re in November now and the games are heating up. Our Top 10 is stable for now but with some very competitive matchups, lots could change tonight! Here’s this week’s rundown for the WCCO High School Radio Rally!
The playoffs are here! Tonight the section playoffs get started and it’s “one and done”. Find out how the teams stack up. Here’s this week’s rundown for the WCCO High School Radio Rally!
The Minnesota Vikings got off to a horrible start to this year’s season. But is it too late to turn things around? Rick Aberman is a sports psychotherapist who works with dozens of professional and college teams and large corporations. “I help people perform up to their potential,” Aberman said. “I help them understand how their thoughts and emotions impact whatever they do in a positive way or a negative way.” Aberman says the key is to prepare as best you can and focus on the process – not the results.
This weekend, college football will shift its attention to the ACC. Playing in the shadows of the SEC the last few years, the ACC will offer this week’s game of the week when Clemson hosts Florida State.
Lynx coach Jim Petersen joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Wednesday.
Caroline Schelquist, a junior at Minnetonka High School, plays basketball and volleyball. “In my off-season, I play on an A.A.U. basketball team and on a J.O. volleyball,” Schelquist said. Minnetonka senior Josh Dalki plays football and baseball. He stopped basketball after the 8th grade. “I either play winter baseball or we obviously train a lot for football,” Dalki said.
WCCO Radio presents the Radio Rally, a weekly look inside the High School Football world with key games, our metro area power poll and more!
The last week of September and the WCCO Radio Rally brings you the rundown on the latest around the Minnesota High School Football world including our Power Poll, players of the week and games to watch for this week!
It’s Week 4 of the high school football season and every game is magnified as we get closer to the end of the regular season. It will also finally start to feel like fall football weather with temperatures in the 60s by the end of the week.
We’re already to week 3 of the High School football season. The temps don’t show it but halfway through September means it’s time to separate the contenders from the pretenders. Here’s the rundown for Week 3 on the WCCO Radio Rally!
What should a fan do when they find themselves watching their favorite club get taken to the woodshed? The answer for most is to give up and leave early. But that seems like such a waste!
Mike Max joined Dave Lee on Monday’s WCCO Morning News to talk about the Vikings 34-24 loss to the Lions in Detroit.
From guacamole and chips to spicy buffalo wings, what’s the best tailgate food?