Michigan running back Hassan Haskins celebrated a second-quarter touchdown against the Gophers.

Gophers shut down in 49-24 season-opening loss to Michigan

In retaining the Little Brown Jug, Michigan rushed for 256 yards (8.6 per carry), taking advantage of a Gophers defense that was replacing seven starters, including four NFL draft picks.
Gophers defensive lineman MJ Anderson (3) and linebacker Cody Lindenberg (45) collided as they missed a tackle against Michigan wide receiver Giles Ja

Scoggins: For starters, Gophers' defense, special teams weren't remotely capable

October 25
An overmatched defense and absurd special teams — caused by COVID-19 absences and injuries — turned a highly anticipated opener into a one-sided contest. Michigan's offense basically did whatever it wanted all game.
Sid Hartman was networking before anybody coined the term
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Sid Hartman was networking before anybody coined the term

He was a dynamo of networking several decades before anyone used the term to describe buddying up to people who might assist in a chosen field, Patrick Reusse says.
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence is coveted by many teams, but only one will lose enough to get him. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Tank for Trevor? Vikings primed to join crowded race for No. 1 pick

October 25
Will the Vikings careen down the slippery slope of NFL ineptitude to have a shot at taking Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence with the No. 1 overall draft pick? How bad would they need to be?
Sid and the champs: The 1950 NBA champion Minneapolis Lakers featured Sid Hartman, far left; star players Jim Pollard and George Mikan, both holding t
Sid Hartman 1920-2020

As Lakers general manager, Sid Hartman owned a championship touch

It was Sid Hartman who brokered the deal to buy the Detroit Gems and move the franchise to Minnesota, a Lakers team that won six league championships in seven years starting in 1947-48 — the first in the NBL, the final five in the NBA.
Minnesota United's Aaron Schoenfeld, shown earlier this season in training, scored the game-winner Saturday night in Cincinnati.

Goal in stoppage time sends Loons over FC Cincinnati

The Loons avoided a draw for the fifth time in their past eight games by being both resilient and lucky, winning on second-half substitute Aaron Schoenfeld's pinball goal as the final seconds ticked away.
Tampa Bay Rays' Brett Phillips celebrates the game winning hit against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 4 of the World Series
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Stumbling stunner! Rays shock Dodgers in 9th, tie Series 2-2

Brett Phillips squatted on the field crying, Randy Arozarena sprawled in the dirt pounding his hands on home plate.
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Monday Night Lights: Rosemount-Woodbury set for unique prep football date

October 24
The Irish will welcome Woodbury to town for a 6 p.m. tilt that allows each team the chance to make up for games lost to COVID-19.
Sid Hartman 1920-2020

Sid's personality was so grand the newspaper couldn't hold it; radio and TV came next

Through the years the must-listen, three-hour "Sports Huddle with Sid and Dave" dominated its time slot with guests that included sports' biggest names and redefined how station managers program sleepy Sunday mornings.
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