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Seattle Seahawks' DK Metcalf (14) fumbles while being hit by Minnesota Vikings' Xavier Rhodes (29) and Eric Kendricks (54) during the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Seattle. The Vikings' recovered on the play. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
AP
December 02, 2019 - 11:53 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — By the time the playoffs arrive, the Seattle Seahawks are going to feel just fine in a close, tight game. Even when they’re comfortably ahead, the Seahawks have a way of making the final minutes more than a little unnerving. “Close games are cool, aren’t they? I like them,” Seattle...
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Gophers and Badgers
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
December 02, 2019 - 5:24 am
The Gopher football team fell out of the top ten in the rankings following their 38-17 loss to Wisconsin on Saturday. Both the AP and coaches polls have the Gophers, now 10-2, as the number 15 team in the country. The Gophers were number eight a week ago, the second time this season they cracked...
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Mikko Koivu beats Ben Bishop for game-winner
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AP
December 02, 2019 - 5:06 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Mikko Koivu capped a milestone game with the shootout winner. Playing in his 1,000th career game, the Minnesota captain reached 700th career points with a second-period assist, then scored in the fourth round of the tiebreaker to help the Wild beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on...
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Grizzlies get a baskete from Jae Crowder
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AP
December 02, 2019 - 4:59 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Dillon Brooks scored 26 points and Grayson Allen added 13 to push the short-handed Memphis Grizzlies to a 115-107 road win against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday. Jae Crowder had 12 points and 10 rebounds and Bruno Caboclo finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds for Memphis...
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At least nine people are dead after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday.;
AP
December 01, 2019 - 5:36 pm
Nine members of an extended Idaho family died when their plane crashed in a South Dakota field as they were heading home after a hunting trip. Travis Garza, president of the wellness company Kyani, said in a Facebook post Sunday that the crash near Chamberlain Saturday afternoon killed brothers and...
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The axe goes to Bucky
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AP
December 01, 2019 - 7:37 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When Minnesota beat Wisconsin last year to stop a 14-game losing streak in the series, the Gophers had much to celebrate. The Badgers, as it turned out, didn't appreciate the lengths of the revelry that took place across the border over the past year. After Wisconsin took back...
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Wisconsin wide receiver Kendric Pryor (3) is knocked down by Minnesota defensive back Jordan Howden (23) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
AP
November 30, 2019 - 6:18 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jack Coan delivered two momentum-shifting touchdown passes in the snow for No. 13 Wisconsin, Jonathan Taylor added three touchdowns to his FBS-leading total and the Badgers forcefully repossessed Paul Bunyan’s Axe by beating No. 9 Minnesota 38-17 on Saturday to win the Big Ten...
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