Chip Scoggins | Star Tribune
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Chip Scoggins is a sports columnist and feature writer..


Scoggins: Foles might not be the Eagles' weak link after all

Nick Foles, the Eagles' backup most of the season was near perfect Sunday. He completed 26 of 33 passes for 352 yards and three touchdowns with a 141.4 rating.


Scoggins: Zimmer understands the weight of this Vikings moment

Mike Zimmer has pushed the right buttons in guiding the Vikings to the doorstep of a Super Bowl appearance in their home stadium.


Scoggins: Vikings' epic sports moment is seared in our memory

Minnesotans woke up in a dream state Monday. The mood the day after the Vikings' dramatic finish was a beautiful blend of sleep deprivation and slap-happy.


Scoggins: The legend of Case Keenum grows exponentially

Case Keenum sat at his locker in disbelief, still dressed in full pads, 30 minutes after he delivered the mother of all finishes for the Minnesota Vikings.


Scoggins: The stage is yours, Case Keenum

Everything will be magnified Sunday in Case Keenum's playoff debut, the biggest moment of his career.


Scoggins: Picked on to pickoffs marks Waynes' progress with Vikings

In three seasons, Trae Waynes has evolved from underwhelming rookie first-round pick to the most improved player on the defense.


Scoggins: Target Center on fire as Wolves put on a long-awaited show

Wolves fans have suffered long enough. They should be excited about how a remade roster is starting to gel and pick up steam and look like a team that could be dangerous come playoff time.


Scoggins: Woodbury's Hassenauer suits up for final time at Alabama

J.C. Hassenauer, a Woodbury native and former East Ridge High School standout offensive lineman, will play his final college football game in Monday's national championship.


Scoggins: Brace yourself, Gophers basketball faces long, uncertain road

The roster, the mood, expectations … everything feels deflated surrounding Gophers basketball with Reggie Lynch suspended and Amir Coffey out with injury.


Scoggins: Script surrounding Gophers athletics all too familiar

The latest incident involving a University of Minnesota athlete is another blow to the school's image. It's become all too routine.