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49ers head to Super Bowl, beating Falcons 28-24

January 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

ATLANTA Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship game Sunday, sending San Francisco to the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995. Continue Reading

NFL PLAYOFFS: Denver’s Tebow, Giants’ Manning deliver

January 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Eli Manning and the New York Giants are heading to Green Bay with their running game rejuvenated and their defense as stifling as ever.
Manning threw three touchdown passes, Brandon Jacobs had 92 of the Giants’ 172 yards rushing and the defense shut down Matt Ryan and Atlanta in a 24-2 victory. Continue Reading

Vikings can’t catch Falcons

November 27, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Leslie Frazier couldn’t blame his players after the Minnesota Vikings’ comeback attempt was stopped on a fourth-down play at the Atlanta 1.
“I told the players that’s more on me,” Frazier said, adding, “I let my emotions get the best of me.” Continue Reading

Baker’s Schillinger ready for Year 2 with Falcons

September 10, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Jace Schillinger remembers watching his younger brother play along the sidelines during Baker (Mont.) High School football practices. Now, he watches him on TV. Continue Reading