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

Former Fargo Shanley Standout McGovern Featured In ‘FOX Sports: PROcast’ Video

Former Fargo Shanley standout and recent Denver Broncos draft pick Connor McGovern is featured on the “FOX Sports: PROcast” Twitter account, which touts its content as “Real Athletes, Real Content, in Real Time.” McGovern shot the short video clip at Sid Cichy Stadium in Fargo, the home field for the Shanley Deacons. The Broncos selected…
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Brandon Zylstra, center, has been invited to Minnesota Vikings mini camp.

Former Cobbers Receiver Zylstra Invited To Vikings Minicamp

Former Concordia wide receiver Brandon Zylstra has been invited to Minnesota Vikings minicamp, according to a Tweet from Cobbers head coach Terry Horan. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Zylstra participated in North Dakota State Pro Day in March. Zylstra joins former teammate Griffin Neal as Cobbers who have landed in an NFL camp. Neal signed with the…
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Former Bison Smith, Bonnet Sign With NFL Teams

FARGO – Former North Dakota State football players CJ Smith and Andrew Bonnet have found NFL teams. Both signed as undrafted free agents Saturday after the completion of the NFL Draft, according to the NDSU football Twitter account. Smith, a 5-foot-11, 188-pound cornerback, signed with the Philadelphia Eagles. Bonnet, a 6-foot-3, 250-pound fullback/tight end, signed…
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Bison fans react to quarterback Carson Wentz being selected in the NFL Draft.

Duhamel, Bayless, Klieman And ‘The Beard’ React To Eagles Taking Wentz

North Dakota’s most famous sports fan Josh Duhamel, who is from Minot, wanted the Los Angeles Rams to draft former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz, but still welcomed Wentz to the Philadelphia Eagles. Wentz was the No. 2 overall pick in the NFL Draft. The Rams selected former Cal quarterback Jared Goff with the…
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Carson Wentz snaps a selfie at the Cloud Gate sculpture widely known as "The Bean" in Millennium Park in downtown Chicago on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.
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How Much Could Carson Wentz Make In His First Contract?

Forum sports reporter Jeff Kolpack and WDAY Sports Director Dom Izzo spent the day in Chicago covering the buildup to the NFL Draft, which starts Thursday, April 28, at Auditorium Theatre. Former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz is projected to be drafted No. 1 or 2 overall. Below is a recap of Kolpack’s and…
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