Wishful Thinking: This week in manufactured newspaper stories …Tony Dungy may be a candidate for the Minnesota job. The University of Minnesota. Coach Tim Brewster has not been fired, but if he was, it’s plausible Minnesota would call noted alumnus Tony Dungy. It’s also plausible that, since Dungy has already been ordained a saint, he would not mind making less than 20 percent of what he would make in an NFL job. But, it’s still unlikely. So, why did you write this? [Pioneer Press]
$85 million for five years.
Aldridge wasn’t a fan of the basketball part of playing with the Lakers.