Former Fargo Shanley standout Connor McGovern was picked in the fifth round of the NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. David Samson / The Forum

McGovern Survived His First OTAs, Played A Little Golf

Fargo Shanley graduate and former University of Missouri offensive tackle Connor McGovern was featured Friday on the “FOX Sports: PROcast” Twitter account, which touts its content as “Real Athletes, Real Content, in Real Time.” In the brief video (below) McGovern talks about how OTAs went and his golf game in honor of the U.S. Open.…
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Actor Josh Duhamel in front of the Fargo Theatre as he shoots a tourism commercial on Sunday, August 16, 2015. Rick Abbott / The Forum

Duhamel Likes What He Sees From Vikings QB Bridgewater

Minot native, actor and Minnesota Vikings fan Josh Duhamel was at Winter Park earlier this week to watch the Vikings’ organized team activities (OTAs). Duhamel joined Paul Allen’s radio show to talk purple. Duhamel likes what he saw from Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater during the practice session, noting Bridgewater was connecting on deep passes. Bridgewater…
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Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks starting pitcher Tyler Herron tossed a one-hitter earlier this week. Forum file photo

Herron One-hitter Ranks Among Top Pitching Performances In RedHawks History

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks pitching coach Michael Schlact has been in professional baseball for 12 years and said Tyler Herron’s one-hitter earlier this week was one of the top pitching performances he’s seen in person. “That ranks as one of the top three performances I’ve seen in professional baseball,” said Schlact, who is in his second year…
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Apr 29, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles first round pick quarterback Carson Wentz  during his introduction media conference at NovaCare Complex Auditorium. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Show Me The Money: Buzz Around Wentz Signing With The Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles signed former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz to a four-year contract reportedly worth $26.68 million on Thursday, May 12. Below is some of the buzz that was created on social media leading up to and after the signing. The 6-foot-5, 235-pound Wentz was the No. 2 overall selection last month’s NFL…
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Former Cobbers quarterback Griffin Neal

Former Cobbers QB Griffin Neal Featured On ESPN Website

Former Concordia quarterback Griffin Neal is featured in a story on the ESPN website for his journey that recently landed him a contract with the New Orleans Saints. Neal was a three-year starter for the Cobbers who played semi-professional football in Germany for one season before getting his NFL shot this spring. ESPN staff writer…
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