Lesnar quit WWE in large part because he wanted to see if he could make it in the National Football League. He played in the 2004 preseason for the Minnesota Vikings, but was eventually cut. After that, he embarked on his MMA career.
Popular Minneapolis North principal fired for breaking protocols
“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.
UPDATE: Body found in vehicle trunk in Mound is that of a boy
Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.
Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.
Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M
It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.
Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws
A provision was approved by a legislature committee on Thursday but still awaits a final decision from the House and Senate.
U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers
A hiring fair will be held for the positions.
Weekend closures on I-35W in Minneapolis, Hwy. 77 in Bloomington
Construction season is here.
Officials looking for man last seen leaving Hudson home
David Mckay, 67, was last seen in Hudson Thursday morning.
Brock Lesnar wasn't WWE's 'mystery man' in Memphis
There was a bit of buzz in Memphis last night that Brock Lesnar would make a surprise appearance on WWE’s “Monday Night Raw” -- as the TV grapplers teased a mystery guest. It didn't happen -- but some still say it's a matter of "when" not "if" Lesnar will work for Vince McMahon again.
Brock Lesnar reportedly 'rips apart' WWE dressing room
It could have been scripted. It could be real. No one really knows. But former UFC star Brock Lesnar, now back with World Wrestling Entertainment, reportedly tore apart a WWE dressing room Sunday after a pay-per-view in Chicago.
Sports MN Quiz: When did the basketball Gophers last finish above .500 in the Big 10?
They're off to an 0-4 start in the Big Ten this year, and a winning record doesn't look likely this winter. When was the last time the Gophers finished above the .500 mark in the conference? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: How many games did Matt Capps save in 2010?
Matt Capps admits he had a lousy 2011, but 2010 wasn't so bad. How many saves did he have for the Nationals and Twins? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What year did the Twins last lose 100 games?
We're not saying it's going to happen this year, but the Twins have been in the 100-loss club before. When was the last time it happened? Click on the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: What players did the Twins receive in the A.J. Pierzynski trade?
One of the most famous trades in Twins history involved current White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Who did the Twins get in exchange for A.J. after the 2003 season? Click on the headline above for the answer.
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