Sleep Number Locks Down NFL Partnership, Will Give Free Smart Beds to Football Players
Sleep Number Locks Down NFL Partnership, Will Give Free Smart Beds to Football Players

For the next five years, rookie players will also have the option to receive a free Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed when they join the league.

How to Make Sense of the NFL's Fanciful Super Bowl Economic Impact Numbers
How to Make Sense of the NFL's Fanciful Super Bowl Economic Impact Numbers

"Economists have a rough rule of thumb: Move the decimal point one place to left, and you're far more likely to come up a better measure of economic impact than the NFL number."

Construction of $27M Sports and Wellness Project in Bemidji Pushed Back
Construction of $27M Sports and Wellness Project in Bemidji Pushed Back

Officials originally planned to break ground on the Sanford Family Sports and Wellness Complex later this year, but construction now may not start until 2019.

Minnesota's Sports Tech Scene is Heating Up
Minnesota's Sports Tech Scene is Heating Up

Several startups are suiting up in hopes of getting scouted and drafted by investors.

Finnegans Brew Co. is 'Taking On the System' with Augmented Reality Super Bowl Ad
Finnegans Brew Co. is 'Taking On the System' with Augmented Reality Super Bowl Ad

A Minneapolis-based beer-making nonprofit is incorporating augmented reality and virtual beer to cut promotional costs during the Big Game.

Book Review: “Play Big: Lessons in Being Limitless from the First Woman to Coach in the NFL”
Book Review: “Play Big: Lessons in Being Limitless from the First Woman to Coach in the NFL”

Author Jen Welter speaks to businesspeople and their teams, both on and off the field, and to women, with a personal story that’s timely and powerfully unforgettable.

The Twins Return to AM Radio
The Twins Return to AM Radio

Why the ball club moved back to WCCO.

Minnesota State Fair’s $7.2M Upgrade Looks to Preserve Nostalgia While Preparing for the Future
Minnesota State Fair’s $7.2M Upgrade Looks to Preserve Nostalgia While Preparing for the Future

The improvements include updates to existing attractions, as well as investments in infrastructure that will help the “The Great Minnesota Get-together” bring in state-of-the-art traveling exhibits.

Life Time Fitness Wipes Cable News from Gym TVs
Life Time Fitness Wipes Cable News from Gym TVs

A spokeswoman for the fitness center chain said the decision came from requests from its members who were tired of seeing “consistently negative or politically-charged content.”