Vikings fans dislike Favre, sure, but who's Ed Schultz? A longtime Fargo sportscaster, that's who, and some folks think he's too loud and opinionated. The state's most hated opponents: the University of Minnesota (39%) and the Green Bay Packers (26%).
* Harris Interactive poll, conducted online, of 401 North Dakota residents who identified themselves as sports fans. Margin of error +/-5%.
?Multiple responses allowed.
On a scale of 1 to 100, how would you rate your state's enthusiasm for sports, relative to other states'?
Rank: 23rd of first 26 states polled
COLD HOT 69.0
WHO & WHERE
(1) Red Mike
The state's top-rated public golf course, outside Williston, was sold at auction in 2002 for $467,500.
(2) Dale Brown
The basketball coach from Minot led LSU to Final Four appearances in 1981 and 1986.
(3) Minot State
The Beavers' men won NAIA cross-country championships in 2002 and '03.