Recent content from Chip Scoggins
Chris Snow died from ALS at 42 on Saturday. For those who knew him he was a fountain of love, strength and kindness. That includes the Star Tribune Sports department, where he started his career.
Football Across Minnesota: Boys as young as 9 and as old as varsity starters sign up for training sessions, trying to get ahead and stay ahead in one of the most complicated positions in sports.
Kevin O'Connell and P.J. Fleck both floundered with their respective games on the line, making for a miserable football weekend in Minnesota.
Bill Guerin knew he was handicapping his team when he dumped Ryan Suter and Zach Parise, but he's willing to pay the consequences.
Sure, the Vikings traded for a running back and signed a free agent for the offensive line. But more is needed to keep the team how the course of the season could change if they start 0-3.
Football Across Minnesota: Kyle Walljasper is the hammer, not the nail as he runs through opponents for undefeated Minnesota Duluth. There's also a former East Ridge QB shredding D-II and it's prove-it week for the Gophers and Vikings.
Tremendous disparity in quarterback play led the Gophers to complete only 11 of 29 passes for 133 yards.
Greg Harbaugh Jr.'s first two games as Gophers co-offensive coordinator have been complete contrasts, and the next test comes at No. 20 North Carolina.
In Football Across Minnesota's 2023 debut, Chip Scoggins introduces Boomer Roepke, whose journey to the University of Northwestern is a singular story. Also: Telling games ahead for Gophers, Vikings and a QB who threw eight TD passes.
The clock is ticking for the Vikings to foot the bill to secure superstar receiver Justin Jefferson for the long term.