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DSU senior QB Dave Velasquez out 3-4 weeks, backups Harkless and Lane begin preparing

October 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dave Velasquez almost made it his entire football career without having to sit out a game because of an injury. Continue Reading

NFL: Quarterback Tim Tebow traded by Broncos to Jets.

March 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Tim Tebow is expected to complement Jets starter Mark Sanchez, who received a $40.5 million contract extension, with $20.5 million guaranteed, earlier this month. The Jets also had pursued Manning. Continue Reading

Source: QB Peyton Manning, Broncos agree to five-year, $96 million deal

March 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The agreement ends a wild chase for perhaps the most valued free agent in the history of the NFL, a quarterback who has won an unprecedented four league MVP awards and took the Indianapolis Colts to a Super Bowl victory in 2007.
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NFL: Free-agent QB Peyton Manning reportedly negotiating to join Broncos; Tebow trade next?

March 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

ESPN is reporting that Peyton Manning is negotiating to join the Denver Broncos. The addition of Manning could well lead to the trade of Tim Tebow, who energized the Denver Broncos in leading them to the playoffs last season despite his uneven play.
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VIKINGS: Ponder preparing in case Vikings draft another quarterback

March 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

“You always have to have the confidence that you’re the guy,” Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder said Saturday from Williams Arena while taking in the University of Minnesota men’s basketball game against Nebraska. “But in the NFL, there’s nothing ever guaranteed.” Continue Reading

Perhaps to objections by Brady’s supermodel wife, Patriots say no finger-pointing

February 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The wife of New England quarterback Tom Brady was caught on camera complaining that dropped passes doomed the team to a 21-17 loss to the New York Giants on Sunday the Patriots’ second loss in the NFL title game loss in five seasons. Continue Reading

Tarkenton: New York Giants will win Super Bowl

February 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Vikings Hall of Fame QB likes his other former team to beat the New England Patriots. Continue Reading

VIKINGS: Ponder in at QB, Peterson still out at RB against Lions

December 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Vikings are without running back Adrian Peterson for a third straight game. Continue Reading

VIKINGS: QB Ponder ‘confident’ hip pointer won’t prevent Sunday start

December 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Adrian Peterson remains questionable for Sunday’s gameFrom pool exercises to ultrasound treatments, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is spending 11-hour days at the team’s Winter Park facility in an effort to play Sunday against Detroit.
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VIKINGS: QB Ponder ‘confident’ hip pointer won’t prevent Sunday start

December 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Adrian Peterson remains questionable for Sunday’s gameFrom pool exercises to ultrasound treatments, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is spending 11-hour days at the team’s Winter Park facility in an effort to play Sunday against Detroit.
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