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Reusse: Gophers, Vikes won't be competitive for years

Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse writes that the task of rebuilding the woeful Vikings and Gophers football squads won't happen overnight.
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Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse writes that the task of rebuilding the woeful Vikings and Gophers football squads won't happen overnight.

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