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MidcoSN Podcast: UND Football Spring Recap

If you’re familiar with how calendars work, you know that one fourth of a year lies between April and August. With the 12-week gap between the two months in mind, it makes you wonder how important spring football really is, considering competitive games are still so far in the future. While no football coach in the nation subscribes to the belief...
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | University of North Dakota

Time to Get Ahead: Offseason Training with Coach Dan Jackson

Offseason is the most crucial part of the year, because it sets the tone for how the season will go. The more work the guys put in now, the better prepared they are when the entire team reports for summer workouts – with that preparation ultimately leading to how ready they will be in the fall. I don’t need to tell you how important the team’s...
Filed Under Football | College | South Dakota State University

Friday Night Lights to Saturday Spotlight

The snow on the ground is a great indicator that we’re a long way away from seeing high school and college football every weekend across the state of North Dakota. But, if you ask me, there’s no bad time to talk football. So, I’m here to give you an extra dose of gridiron as we try to get through the rest of this woeful winter. Earlier this month,...
Filed Under Football | Varsity Sports | ND High School

Former NDSU QB Discusses the AO1 Foundation

Former North Dakota State Quarterback Cole Davis graduated in 2017 with a bachelor's degree in agricultural economics, but when the call came from former teammate, Carson Wentz, to help jumpstart the AO1 Foundation, he got on board right away. Get his thoughts on working for the growing nonprofit.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | North Dakota State University

Hedberg Enjoying Every Second Back in ND

North Dakota State Quarterbacks Coach Randy Hedberg, has been coaching football for nearly 40 years. He grew up in Parshall, ND, and had a tremendous collegiate career - throwing for nearly 6,000 yards and 50 touchdowns at Minot State. He spent three years in the NFL, starting four games his rookie season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers – a team...
Filed Under Football | North Dakota State University

The Parenting Game

I had intentions of blogging about something sports related, like a recap of 2018 and glance back at the top moments in North Dakota high school athletics. Or I could write about how nerve wracking a “win and in” situation will be on Sunday for the Vikings. How about I discuss if “Die Hard” is a Christmas movie or not? No, I’ll let my colleagues...
Filed Under Football | Basketball | Varsity Sports | Hockey | ND High School