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By Pierre Bibbs

Werk headed to 2021 Indigenous Bowl at U.S. Bank Stadium


December 1, 2021

Dodson's Dwight Werk was selected to play in the 2021 Indigenous Bowl, a football game featuring Native American athletes from around the country. Photo by Pierre Bibbs.

Dodson's Dwight Werk, a senior, has been selected to play in this year's Indigenous Bowl, an annual football game put on by 7G Foundation in which Native American players from around the country are selected to showcase their skills in an All-Star format.

Werk was one of nine Montana athletes selected and will be representing the Aaniiih (Gros Ventre) tribe. The game will be held at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn., the stadium where the Minnesota Vikings play on Sunday, December 5, at 10 a.m. Central Time.

"It feels pretty good to go out and play football again and do what I like,"...

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