Chip Scoggins

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

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June 28, 2014: Utecht writes songs for daughters

Former Gophers and NFL tight end Ben Utecht wrote his daughters a letter expressing his love in case he reaches a point some day when he can’t remember them because of the damage inflicted on his brain.

Updated: June 28, 2014, - 06:51 AM

Scoggins: As usual, profanity feels about right for a Wolves draft night

It wouldn’t be the Wolves without some draft-night absurdity, with Zach LaVine’s reaction after hearing his name called causing social media to hyperventilate.

Updated: June 27, 2014, - 12:18 PM

Scoggins: We are the World Cup

Painted faces, hoarse morning-after voices and collective joy and pain … who says Americans aren’t embracing fútbol?

Updated: June 25, 2014, - 08:08 AM

Scoggins: Twins starters big difference from 2013 morass

The Twins give themselves a fighting chance on most days because the starting rotation no longer resembles amateur hour.

Updated: June 21, 2014, - 06:47 AM

Counting their blessings: Tyrone and April Carter handle adversity

Former Gophers standout safety Tyrone Carter, who has relocated to the Twin Cities, focuses on the positive despite his wife April's paralysis following an ATV accident 10 years ago shortly after they were married.

Updated: June 19, 2014, - 03:01 PM

Scoggins: St. Cloud Cathedral's Karn still has his heart in coaching

Bob Karn posed an important question to his surgeon as he lay on an operating table after a heart attack three weeks ago.

Updated: June 17, 2014, - 09:01 AM

Scoggins: Ex-Viking Hicks part of painkiller suit against NFL

Artis Hicks, like many pros, relied on painkillers, but did the league mislead?

Updated: June 10, 2014, - 11:32 AM

Scoggins: Nothing about Wolves' hire speaks to stability

That familiar uncertainty rung at news conference.

Updated: June 08, 2014, - 12:16 AM

Scoggins: Love should put an end to the tap-dance

The longer this plays out, the more absurd it becomes, making it increasingly difficult to envision a scenario in which Kevin Love stays with the Wolves.

Updated: June 03, 2014, - 11:48 AM

Scoggins: After tuneup from Brunansky, Dozier's mechanics are in sync

Brian Dozier’s development has altered the perception of him and his future.

Updated: May 30, 2014, - 06:30 AM

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