Sid Hartman

Columnist | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4452
Sid Hartman is a sports columnist. He also can be heard weekdays on WCCO AM-830 at 6:40, 7:40 and 8:40 a.m.

Recent content from Sid Hartman

Hartman: Vikings pass defense has been a problem

The problem the Vikings have had in all four games this year is that their defense hasn’t had any answers in the passing game.

Updated: October 13, 2013, - 12:30 AM

Sid's jottings

SID’s JOTTINGS• Don’t be surprised to see Christian Ponder play against Carolina on Sunday if Matt Cassel runs into any...

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 07:02 PM

Hartman: Gophers football staff will keep team stable while Kill is gone

Assistants such as interim coach Tracy Claeys have passed up better offers to stay with the Gophers coach.

Updated: October 11, 2013, - 12:29 AM

Hartman: Teague says 'no question' Kill is head coach

The Gophers athletic director said the football coach’s job is secure as Kill rests after his most recent seizure.

Updated: October 10, 2013, - 06:34 AM

Hartman: Division still not out of reach for Vikings

They are only one game back in the loss column of every other NFC North team thanks to Sunday’s results.

Updated: October 07, 2013, - 01:41 AM

Hartman: Despite loss, Gophers show promise with Leidner at QB

Yes, there were some positives in this game for the Gophers. Look at how the offense performed for three quarters, compared to what it did against Iowa last weekend.

Updated: October 05, 2013, - 11:52 PM

Sid's jottings

SID’s JOTTINGS• Michigan’s Brady Hoke was one of the top college football coaches the Gophers looked at for their vacancy...

Updated: October 05, 2013, - 10:36 PM

Hartman: Gophers, Vikings fullbacks boost running game

When the Gophers’ Mike Henry and the Vikings’ Jerome Felton were out, those teams felt their absence.

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 12:20 AM

Hartman: Pohlad ready to spend for free-agent players

Don’t expect the Twins CEO to sign off on pricey long-term deals, but he realizes personnel needs upgrading.

Updated: October 03, 2013, - 12:14 AM

Hartman: Many Vikings stars step up in England

Most notably, though, a defense that was having trouble with Ben Roethlisberger made a play at the end.

Updated: September 30, 2013, - 07:09 AM

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