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Rating the Nation: Best Traveling Rivalry Trophies

In this Nov. 23, 2013, file photo, Wisconsin linebacker Conor O'Neill, center, carries Paul Bunyan's Axe after Wisconsin beat Minnesota 20-7 in an NCAA college football game in Minneapolis. Ahead of the college football season, The Associated Press asked its panel of voters in the Top 25 poll to weigh in on the best traveling trophies in college football. Three that the Gophers play for grabbed the tops spots, starting with Paul Bunyan’s Axe, which Wisconsin and Minnesota will play for on Thanksgiving weekend. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

Sometimes in college football it seems as if everybody gets a trophy. Traveling rivalry trophies are one of the great traditions in college football. From bells to buckets, axes to Apple Cups, the amount of hardware handed out tends to go up at this time of year.

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Becker beats DeLaSalle 24-6 for Class 4A title

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A solid defensive performance powered Becker to its second state football championship.

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Asiata out with concussion for Vikings vs. Packers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata will miss Sunday’s game against Green Bay because of a concussion.

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