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Minnesota suspends backup McNeil after arrest

This booking photo released by the Hennepin County Jail in Minneapolis, shows Minnesota college basketball player Daquein McNeil, who was arrested Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, on a charge of domestic assault. He was suspended from all team activities, athletic director Norwood Teague said. (AP Photo/Hennepin County Jail, via The Star Tribune)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was jailed Tuesday without bail after his arrest on a felony domestic assault charge involving his girlfriend.

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Confidence a clear sign of progress at Minnesota

Minnesota running back David Cobb (27) celebrates with fans following an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Minnesota won 28-24. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The signs of progress at Minnesota are plentiful.

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Mankato West’s Ryan Schlichte is AP Player of Year

In this nov. 22, 2014, photo, Mankato West quarterback Ryan Schlichte scrambles during the first half of the State Class AAAAA championship game at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Schlichte was named the Minnesota Associated Press Player of the Year Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Mankato Free Press, Pat Christman)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mankato West quarterback Ryan Schlichte has been picked as the Minnesota Associated Press Player of the Year for high school football.

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Lawyer: Ex-Minnesota player shouldn’t be charged

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — An attorney for former Minnesota quarterback Philip Nelson says prosecutors don’t have enough evidence to justify charges of first-degree assault.

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Vikings LT Matt Kalil: ‘It wasn’t my best day’

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, right, runs from Minnesota Vikings strong safety Robert Blanton during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A rough day on the field for Minnesota Vikings left tackle Matt Kalil against Green Bay was only compounded once he left the stadium that night.

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