Chip Scoggins

Columnist/Reporter | Sports
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Chip Scoggins is a sports columnist and feature writer..

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Predicting the college football season

A new college football season — now available with playoffs! — is days away. To celebrate, here’s a primer on...

Updated: August 24, 2014, - 11:31 PM

Scoggins: Love's exit from Wolves is an enigma

Jilted fans didn’t deny Kevin Love’s talent, but they grew cool to his agenda

Updated: August 23, 2014, - 01:23 PM

Scoggins: For Vikings' Coleman, bond formed from a tragedy

The Vikings’ Kurt Coleman once tackled a teammate and left him paralyzed. Then they became friends.

Updated: August 21, 2014, - 07:14 AM

Scoggins: Gophers aim to polish long-range pass attack

Minnesota ranked 115th nationally in passing last year, largely because it lacked explosive plays. The Gophers produced only four passes that netted 40-plus yards. Only seven teams in Division I had fewer.

Updated: August 16, 2014, - 12:11 AM

Scoggins: Smith wants to earn mention as NFL playmaker

The Vikings believe Harrison Smith can become a top-tier safety in caoch Mike Zimmer's system because he’s smart, aggressive and he makes plays that matter.

Updated: August 12, 2014, - 02:15 PM

Scoggins: Saunders looks like a success in pending Love deal

The Wolves leader lacked leverage, but he’s set to get plenty back.

Updated: August 11, 2014, - 06:27 AM

Scoggins: Cassel plays like the veteran he is, Bridgewater like a rookie

From the start of training camp, the Vikings' quarterback competition has felt legitimately open-ended. Matt Cassel got the edge in Round 1.

Updated: August 09, 2014, - 01:00 AM

'Power 5' conferences could set agenda in NCAA

College’s most influential conferences are pushing for more benefits for athletes.

Updated: August 06, 2014, - 11:53 PM

Scoggins: Vikings GM Spielman is building a future

A core of young players could be the foundation for team success for years.

Updated: August 06, 2014, - 07:21 AM

Scoggins: Seriously, Kill and Gophers counting on strong defense

The Gophers’ improving defense, despite losing two seniors to the NFL, could be even better.

Updated: August 02, 2014, - 12:15 AM

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