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Vikings Lose Linebacker

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Desmond Bishop’s season has ended because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.

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Huskers Add Texas Star

Nebraska football is prying another recruit out of Texas

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Cyclone Gets Big 12 Honor

Iowa State’s Jarvis West is being honored by the Big 12 Conference.

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Lynx Celebrate Title

The Minnesota Lynx celebrated their second WNBA championship in three years Monday with a parade through downtown Minneapolis.

Panthers Crush Vikings

Cam Newton threw for three touchdown passes and ran for another score, and the Panthers romped past Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings 35-10 on Sunday.

SDSU Player Earns MVC Honor

South Dakota State University cornerback Winston Wright has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week.

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Coyote Earns Weekly Award

University of South Dakota redshirt freshman running back Trevor Bouma has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Newcomer of the Week.

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It’s Loud At Arrowhead

Arrowhead Stadium is reclaiming its title as the loudest NFL stadium

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Huskers Moving Up

Nebraska is three spots higher in this week’s “USA Today” top-25 college football poll.

Jacks Seek Bounce Back

The Jackrabbits are seeking a return to their winning ways.

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