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Bert Smith (23) runs back a punt with Billy Quistorf(1)in tow to block earlier this season. The Screaming Eagles will play in Rochester against the Giants to open the playoffs Saturday.

Screaming Eagles loss tough one to South Metro in regular season finale

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It was fitting to end a roller-coaster season with a topsy-turvy regular season finale for the Lakes Area Screaming Eagles.

Playing for a top two seed to ensure a home game for the upcoming Northern Power Football League playoffs, the Screaming Eagles spotted first-place South Metro 14 points in the first four plays of the game Saturday in Minnetonka.


But that valley turned into a peak, which was followed by another dip -- which in turn came close to an amazing ending.

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