Sports Section Episode 18: What in the Hell Just Happened? [PODCAST]

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Real barn burner of an episode for you this week! We of course recap the Miracle in Minneapolis and try to determine where it fits in Vikings lore. Plus, Noah unveils a game called “Were these demons exorcised?” and asks which of the team’s past transgressions have been wiped away by Keenum-to-Diggs. Also: What was your reaction when it all went down? Do the Vikings need to win a Super Bowl for the play to keep its meaning? What we worry about when we worry about the Philadelphia Eagles. Can…

Sports Section Episode 13: Sam’s (Unfortunately) Back! [PODCAST]

Minnesota Sports Podcast

Unfortunately for everyone involved, Sam returns to steer the ship. The boys discuss the Vikings’ win over Atlanta, the continued defensive dominance, and where Case Keenum ranks in the NFL quarterback hierarchy. Also: The Wolves are 14-11. Why is this kind of depressing? What does Karl-Anthony Towns need to do better? Is this Thibodeau’s fault? The return of Marc Gasol to the podcast. Gophers hoops struggle with Nebraska. We give our prognosis of the squad thus far. Spurgeon is out and the Wild are confusing. What the hell are the…

Sports Section Episode 11: The Big Balls Episode [PODCAST]

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This week, we start the show by discussing the Al Franken debacle and make Chris extremely uncomfortable in the process. We also pay homage to Mike Zimmer’s excellent quote about Case Keenum’s…um…mentality, and discuss how far the Vikings can realistically go in the playoffs. Also: A quick recap of the Vikings win over the Rams. What can be said about Adam Thielen that hasn’t been said already? We attempt to find something. Should Anthony Harris be starting? The Wolves have a winning record but it’s been weird. Can we get…

Sports Section Episode 10: NFL Oddities & Don’t Diss KAT [PODCAST]

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(Quick note from Sam: we’re thrilled to now be hosting The Sports Section on Bat Flip Sports! We’ve had a great time getting this podcast off the ground and are very thankful to the guys here for letting us join their team. Give us a listen…I think you’ll like what you hear.) This week, we engage in the necessary Vikings quarterback ruminations and debate the midseason NFL coach of the year. We also discuss the curious Greg-Olsen-as-a-broadcaster dispute, and Jerry Jones going rogue against Roger Goodell. Also: It’s Case Keenum!…

An Interview with Gophers Football Commit Alex Reigelsperger

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On October 15, 2017 the Minnesota Gophers Football program received a commitment from ESPNā€™s #149th ranked recruit, Alex Reigelsperger. Reigelspergerā€™s commitment made him the highest rated player to join MNā€™s program in over a decade. The 6ā€™5ā€ DE from Wayne High School (OH) is less than a year away from starting his career with the Maroon and Gold. TIME TO MAKE HISTORY!! #RTB #SKI-U-MAH @Coach_Fleck @BrycePaup pic.twitter.com/j5KHsaw7Pf — Alex ReigelspergeršŸŽƒ (@a_reigelsperger) October 16, 2017 After the victory over Illinois on Saturday, Ryan Burns of Gopher Illustrated (@RyanBurnsMN) went on a…