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David Brown

#OneOfUs Again: Fathers, Sons & Why I’m Rooting for Ryan Saunders

A few months ago, I wrote about the concept of #OneOfUs, where Minnesotans take pride in any successful professional athlete with even the slimmest of ties to Minnesota. This time, however, there is no marginal or vague reference to Minnesota. No, this time, we’re talking about someone who grew up and went to high school and college in the Twin...

MidcoSN Podcast: Minnesota Crookston PG Harrison Cleary

He’s one of the most dynamic scorers in the NSIC. But he doesn’t come from a traditional basketball power. Minnesota Crookston point guard Harrison Cleary talks with Midco Sports Network’s David Brown about his recruitment process out of high school, why he ended up in Crookston and his scoring mentality on the basketball court.
Filed Under Basketball | College | Podcast

The Irony Of The Greatest Sports Movie

Over the past few weeks, I’ve asked some of my Midco colleagues about their favorite sports movie. All I wanted was what it was and a short explanation as to why it was their favorite. The results were surprising in more ways than one. Some people sent me multiple movies… so in order to make it ‘fair,’ I used their first choice when they...
Filed Under Football | Basketball | College | Hockey | Baseball/Softball | Golf

#OneOfUs:  C.J. Ham, Adam Thielen and Defending Your Roots

There’s a joke among native Minnesotans that work in the sports business: whether it’s in the Twin Cities or elsewhere, any time a big-name athlete has a local connection to Minnesota, they’re #OneOfUs. Yes, like everything nowadays, ‘one of us’ has become a hashtag. Any remote, obscure or otherwise little-known fact that can be brought into the...
Filed Under Football | Augustana University

MidcoSN Podcast: NSIC North Football Preview

David Brown and D2Football.com columnist Matt Witwicki discuss the 8 teams in the NSIC North division ahead of the 2018 football season.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast

MidcoSN Podcast: NSIC South Football Preview

David Brown and D2Football.com columnist Matt Witwicki discuss the 8 teams in the NSIC South Division ahead of the 2018 football season.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast