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Axemen wide receiver DeJay Lester catches a swing pass for a nice gain in the first period against Green Bay during Saturday’s regular season opener. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

Indoor football: Axemen stop Green Bay in season opener

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BEMIDJI —Despite a slow start, the Bemidji Axemen’s regular-season opener at the Sanford Center showcased what could be a madcap season for the Indoor Football League’s newest franchise.


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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is the sports editor of the Bemidji Pioneer. He is also the Bemidji State beat writer. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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