Sports columnist for St. Paul Pioneer Press, putting hay down where the goats can get it. 1500ESPN Sixth Man. Husband, father, raconteur, resigned American

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Brian Murphy has been on the Pioneer Press sports staff since 2000, migrating from the Detroit Free Press, where he covered police, courts and sports for four years. Murphy was the Minnesota Wild/NHL beat writer from 2002 to 2008 and has covered the Vikings as a reporter and columnist since 2009....

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Philadelphia public works has greased city light poles with Crisco to prevent Eagles revelers from climbing. Minneapolis and St Paul have added Xanax and cyanide to water supply
Can I offer another moniker as #Vikings fall to 0-6 in NFC championship games since 1978? A nice bookend to "41-doughnut": "Philly Phaceplant"
RT @1500ESPNJudd: Absolutely stunning. Every time I think I've seen everything this franchise has to offer it surprises me with something I didn't see coming.
My son turned 7 today. He is all in on the #Vikings. I am wiping his tears and consoling him as a a sympathetic dad and scarred Lions fan.
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