Robert "BJ" Reidell IV

St. Paul, Minn.

Robert "BJ" Reidell IV

Reporter, Writer, Editor, Podcaster, Digital Media Specialist


Marauders continue to stockpile high-character talent under Kittell

Success at college level can almost always be traced back to a consistent string of recruiting classes featuring talent, versatility and high-character student-athletes. Days prior to his second season at the helm of the University of Mary Marauders, Coach Joe Kittell added a foursome of high school standouts on National Signing Day that embody the term student-athlete.
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Young Marauders to be tested again by veteran Beavers

The University of Mary Marauders (0-4) are coming off a 51-0 defeat at the hands of the Winona State Warriors (3-1), and it won’t be getting any easier for Josh Kotelnicki’s young squad this week with another battle-tested team on the docket. “No question, it was a tough result [last week],” Kotelnicki, the Marauders coach said.
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Mystics hope to live up to preseason expectations

The Bismarck State College volleyball team is coming off a strong season in which it posted a 27-8 overall record and a pair of victories in the postseason. Despite losing multiple key players to graduation, the Mystics were one of five teams listed just outside the top 20 of the NJCAA Division II preseason poll.
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Mystics catch fire, burn Thunderbirds

There was no stopping the Bismarck State Mystics from beyond the arc on Tuesday night at the Armory. Keisha Engelhardt and Macy Lynch combined for 55 points to help the Mystics thump the United Tribes Thunderbirds 133-104. “BSC shot the lights out,” UTTC coach Kia Herbel said. “They came out ready to play, and they did some great things inside and out, and we couldn’t hang onto both.”.
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Mystics in position to make postseason run

The Bismarck State Mystics have had a fantastic regular season and are hoping this success carries over to the postseason. Bismarck State travels to Dakota College at Bottineau this weekend for the West Sub-Region tournament and a chance to move on to host the winner of the East Sub-Region tournament.
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Marauders take aim at Peacocks in home opener

The 2015 season didn’t get off to a strong start for the University of Mary Marauders, as they were completely outmatched in every phase of the game in their 55-7 opening week loss to the Sioux Falls Cougars. U-Mary will attempt to prove it has a short memory today when it takes the field in iyd home opener against the Upper Iowa Peacocks at the Community Bowl.
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U-Mary earns split against Minnesota Duluth

It has been a bit of a long season for the University of Mary Marauders, who entered Saturday’s doubleheader at Municipal Ballpark with a record of 5-21 conference record. Their opponent, the Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs, on the other hand, currently rank third in the Northern Sun standings with a record of 19-7.
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Robert "BJ" Reidell IV

Robert "BJ" Reidell has been covering the Minnesota Vikings, NFC North division and professional football since 2014.

Originally from St. Paul, Minn., he is a graduate of Cretin-Derham Hall High School (2010) and Marquette University (2014). Currently, he is the Content Coordinator at Vikings Territory and Co-Host of About the Labor: A Minnesota Vikings Podcast.

In the past, he has produced sports content in various roles for The Bismarck Tribune, Bleacher Report, NFCN Barroom, Fan Sided and Rant Sports.

His work has been featured in a number of newspapers and online publications including the Minneapolis Star Tribune, The Plain Dealer, Fargo Forum, Grand Forks Herald, Rochester Post-Bulletin,,, Daily Norseman, Vikings Journal, Scout Vikings and 247 Sports. He has also appeared as a guest on Yahoo! Sports Radio and is regularly featured on The Jimmy B & TC Show (1700 AM KBGG).

Reidell is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, National Sports Media Association and a part of the National Voting Committee in charge of determining the recipient of the Fred Biletnikoff Award.



  • Conducting Interviews
  • On-Air Radio
  • Hockey Analysis
  • Writing
  • AP Style
  • Social Skills
  • Editing
  • Reporting
  • Storytelling
  • Podcast Production
  • Social Media
  • Page Layout
  • Baseball Analysis
  • Football Analysis