You are browsing the archive for national football league.

Dolphins make NDSU’s Jensen feel welcome

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The Miami Dolphins made Brock Jensen feel wanted. That’s why the former North Dakota State quarterback decided to head to Miami.
Jensen signed with the Dolphins as an undrafted rookie soon after the conclusion of the NFL Draft on Saturda…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Three from NDSU sign deals with NFL teams

May 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Three former North Dakota State Bison football players signed undrafted free agent deals with NFL teams on Saturday.
Ex-Bison quarterback Brock Jensen signed with the Miami Dolphins, while defensive backs Marcus Williams and Bryan Shepherd…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Turner keeps it low key heading into NFL Draft

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — A four-year starter for a three-time national champion, Billy Turner has spent most of the past four years in the limelight.
The next few days, the former North Dakota State offensive tackle plans to keep things simple, even though h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Spielman, Zimmer ‘together’ on draft decisions

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — It didn’t take long for Vikings general manager Rick Spielman to see that Mike Zimmer never stops coaching.
At the University of Minnesota’s pro day in March, Zimmer did something rarely seen from an NFL head coach at such a sett…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Culpepper greets, signs autographs in Moorhead

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD, Minn. — It has been nearly a decade since Daunte Culpepper last threw a pass as the quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings.
Culpepper’s playing days are past him, but his name still can draw a crowd of Vikings fans like it did Thursday a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Culpepper greets, signs autographs in Moorhead

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD, Minn. — It has been nearly a decade since Daunte Culpepper last threw a pass as the quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings.
Culpepper’s playing days are past him, but his name still can draw a crowd of Vikings fans like it did Thursday a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Super Bowl: Minn. draws line at player income-tax relief

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — State leaders have offered their cooperation in Minneapolis’ bid to host Super Bowl LII in 2018. But they’ve drawn a line when it comes to making salaries from players on the two teams exempt from state taxation.
The Minnesota Su…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Super Bowl: Minn. draws line at player income-tax relief

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — State leaders have offered their cooperation in Minneapolis’ bid to host Super Bowl LII in 2018. But they’ve drawn a line when it comes to making salaries from players on the two teams exempt from state taxation.
The Minnesota Su…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota names Zimmer head coach

January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Chris Tomasson
St. Paul Pioneer Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Mike Zimmer became a bit of a media star last summer of the HBO series “Hard Knocks.” Now, he’ll hold down a starring role with the Minnesota Vikings.
The Vikings on Wednesday offe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota names Zimmer head coach

January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Chris Tomasson
St. Paul Pioneer Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Mike Zimmer became a bit of a media star last summer of the HBO series “Hard Knocks.” Now, he’ll hold down a starring role with the Minnesota Vikings.
The Vikings on Wednesday offe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com