The Scoop with Doogie

The Scoop is a SKOR North podcast hosted by Darren "Doogie" Wolfson from 5 Eyewitness News, who shares his inside knowledge and opinions on what's happening with the Minnesota Vikings, Twins, Timberwolves, Wild, Gophers and Lynx. Find The Scoop at

Latest Episodes

TRENCHES WITH BOONE: Why Minnesota Vikings are absolutely NOT frauds

Alex Boone doesn’t want to hear people say the Minnesota Vikings are frauds. There is a reason why they’ve won 10 games so far. Boone and Mackey dive into the win over the New York Jets and the Vikings’ recent success in “situational football.” Plus, Boone breaks down several key plays from Sunday (27:00), the boys “fire somebody’s ass,” and Boone digs up some of his old hand-written NFL game week notes!

Tyler Conklin, Markus Allen, and Mike Guentzel (ep. 404)

Time for another episode of The Scoop with Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson who digs through his recent bag of notes on the local Minnesota sports scene before getting into interviews. Guests on this episode include Jets TE Tyler Conklin (14:17), new Gophers WR Markus Allen (29:21), and Arizona Coyotes scout Mike Guentzel (51:00).

Joe Theismann, TJ Hockenson, Byron Buxton, Dave St. Peter, Joe Ryan, Jose Miranda, Glenn Caruso, Shane Zylstra, Louie Varland, and Luis Arraez (ep. 403)

Back for a brand new episode of The Scoop, Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson shares his latest notes on the Twins, Wolves, Gophers, and Vikings before getting into interviews. Guests on this show include Super Bowl champion and former Washington QB Joe Theismann, Vikings TE TJ Hockenson, St. Thomas football coach Glenn Caruso, Lions TE Shane Zylstra, Twins CEO & President Dave St. Peter along with Twins players Byron Buxton, Joe Ryan, Jose Miranda, Louie Varland, and Luis Arraez.

Kyle Gibson, Patrick Beverley, Dennis Evans, and Jalen Reagor (ep. 402)

It’s time for another episode of The Scoop with Darren “Doogie” Wolfson and on this show he leads off with his latest notes on the Gophers, Wolves, and Vikings before getting into interviews. Guests on episode 402 include Phillies pitcher Kyle Gibson, Lakers guard Patrick Beverley on his return to Minnesota, future Gophers basketball player and recent commit Dennis Evans, and Vikings WR Jalen Reagor.
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Glen Taylor and Brian Windhorst (ep. 401)

Quick turnaround from episode 400 sees a new century of The Scoop kick off with a Timberwolves heavy show. First Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson talks about some of his notes before getting into his recent discussions with Wolves owner Glen Taylor (4:08) and ESPN’s Brian Windhorst (28:48).
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Derek Falvey, Eric Kendricks, Danielle Hunter, Christian Darrisaw, Cam Dantzler Sr. Jalen Reagor, Ed Ingram, Johnny Tauer, Ahjany Lee, and Carter Bjerke (ep. 400)

Milestone episode 400 of The Scoop with Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson kicks off per usual with his latest notes surrounding the Gophers, Twins, and Vikings. Guests on this show include Twins POBO Derek Falvey, Vikings players Eric Kendricks, Danielle Hunter, Christian Darrisaw, Cam Dantzler Sr. Jalen Reagor, and Ed Ingram from the latest open locker room. Doogie also speaks with St. Thomas men’s hoops coach Johnny Tauer and Tommies players Ahjany Lee, and Carter Bjerke.
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Coney Durr, Danielle Hunter, Andrew Booth Jr., Christian Darrisaw, Cam Bynum, Tyler Mahle, Sonny Gray, Michael Fulmer, Griffin Jax, Emilio Pagan, Nick Gordon, Jorge Polanco, and Luis Arraez (ep. 399)

It’s time for another edition of The Scoop Podcast with Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson and this time he’s joined by a WHOPPING 13 total guests across the full show. Before getting to interview Doogie runs through his latest bag of notes regarding the local sports scene then welcomes on former Gophers football CB Coney Durr. He’s also joined by a handful of Minnesota Vikings players including DE Danielle Hunter, CB Andrew Booth Jr., OT Christian Darrisaw, and S Cam Bynum. Doogie shifts to the Minnesota Twins’ clubhouse where he spoke with SP Tyler Mahle, SP Sonny Gray, RP Michael Fulmer, RP Griffin Jax, RP Emilio Pagan, OF Nick Gordon, IF Jorge Polanco, and 1B Luis Arraez.

Tracy Claeys, CJ Elleby, Greg Johnson, and Martin Owusu (ep. 397)

Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson is back for another Scoop podcast with tons of new notes on the Gophers, Vikings, Twins, and Wolves before getting into his latest conversations. Guests on today’s episode include former Gophers football coach Tracy Claeys, Timberwolves guard CJ Elleby, and Gopher commits Greg Johnson & Martin Owusu.

Derek Falvey, Kyle Garlick, Hugh McCutcheon, Jaxon Howard, and Carson Hansen

Darren ‘Doogie’ Wolfson gets another episode of The Scoop kicked off with some of his latest notes before welcoming on guests. Featured on today’s show are Minnesota Twins President of Baseball Operations Derek Falvey, Twins OF Kyle Garlick, Gophers volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon, LSU commit Jaxon Howard, and Iowa State commit Carson Hansen.