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The InForum sports team breaks down the North Dakota State Bison vs. Drake Bulldogs

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FARGO — North Dakota State opened its football season with a 56-14 victory against the Drake Bulldogs in NCAA Division I FCS nonconference football Saturday, Sept. 3, at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome.

The Bison scored 49 unanswered points after Drake scored a touchdown on the game's opening drive.

NDSU scored two touchdowns on special teams and added a defensive score. The Bison have won 24 consecutive home openers.

WDAY's Dom Izzo and Forum reporters Mike McFeely, Jeff Kolpack and Eric Peterson broke down NDSU's victory against Drake.

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Peterson covers college athletics for The Forum, including Concordia College and Minnesota State Moorhead. He also covers the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks independent baseball team and helps out with North Dakota State football coverage. Peterson has been working at the newspaper since 1996.
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