Arkansas center Ragnow, of Chanhassen, named AP Preseason All-America second team

Arkansas center Ragnow, of Chanhassen, named AP Preseason All-America second team

Frank Ragnow has started 26 consecutive games for the Razorbacks and didn't allow a sack last year for the second consecutive season.
Gophers
6:10pm

Fired Gophers football coach defends leadership after report

Former University of Minnesota football coach Tracy Claeys is defending himself after an outside review blamed "weak leadership" by the coaching staff for a threat by players to boycott the Holiday Bowl.
Gophers
4:50pm

Gophers senior associate AD leaving for Georgia Tech

One of Mark Coyle's top assistants heads south. Taylor-Dixon's departure will leave the Gophers without racial diversity among top athletics leaders.
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Vikings
11:31am

FAU's Lane Kiffin, a winner on Twitter, facing big challenge

Lane Kiffin is trolling you.
Gophers
11:10am

Pick 6: Top players toiling for teams likely to struggle

When The Associated Press preseason All-America team was released Tuesday, a bunch of schools placed multiple players on the two all-star squads. Among them were…
Gophers
August 23
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ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off Virginia game due to name

ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee will not work Virginia's season opener because of recent violence in Charlottesville sparked by the decision to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.
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Gophers
August 22

NC State dismisses 2 players, suspends 3 for misconduct

North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has dismissed two players from the team and suspended three others for violating athletics department and team rules pertaining to marijuana and alcohol.
Vikings
August 22

Army-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more times

With a chance to try something different, Army and Navy instead chose to stick with tradition.The annual Army-Navy football game will be played in Philadelphia…
Gophers
August 22

Wisconsin, UCLA schedule home-and-home series for 2029, 2030

Wisconsin and UCLA have scheduled a home-and-home series with games in 2029 and 2030.
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Gophers
August 22

Wisconsin, UCLA schedule home-and-home series for 2029, 2030

Wisconsin and UCLA have scheduled a home-and-home series with games in 2029 and 2030.
Gophers
August 22

Rose Bowl stars Darnold, Barkley lead AP All-America team

Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley put on a show at the Rose Bowl last season and established themselves…
Gophers
August 22

Sam Darnold headlines loaded 'Conference of QBs'

The Pac-12 has been called the Conference of Quarterbacks and it looks like it will really live up to that this season.USC's Sam Darnold leads…
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Gophers
August 22

No. 18 Miami taps Malik Rosier as starting quarterback

Malik Rosier's only previous start for Miami was out of necessity.
Vikings
August 22

Saquon Strong: Penn State's Barkley lifts himself to top

Saquon Barkley bobs his head to Drake's "Started at the Bottom" as he stands over a barbell loaded to 380 pounds.
Sports
August 22

Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

No need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25. The Crimson Tide became the first program in 12 years…
Gophers
August 21

Strong welcomes high expectations for No. 19 South Florida

Charlie Strong is accustomed to high expectations.
Gophers
August 21

Meyer: Freshman RB J.K. Dobbins earned right to play

The parents of true freshman running back J.K. Dobbins will get a call soon from an Ohio State coach to say their son will make his college football debut.
Vikings
August 20

Vikings sign former University of Minnesota QB Leidner

The Minnesota Vikings have signed former University of Minnesota quarterback Mitch Leidner.
Vikings
August 19

Arkansas' Broyles remembered as coach, mentor at celebration

Frank Broyles was remembered as a championship coach, father, mentor, athletic director and guide for caregivers of those suffering from Alzheimer's disease during a memorial celebration Saturday at Arkansas' Bud Walton Arena.
Gophers
August 19

Nebraska student managers keep Big Red operation running

They spend hours a day with the Nebraska football team. They're given free apparel and have access to tickets. They're on the sidelines for games.
Gophers
August 19

Penn State's Franklin 3rd-highest paid coach in Big Ten

Penn State football coach James Franklin has signed a contract extension that guarantees him $34.7 million through 2022, putting him third in average annual compensation in the Big Ten.