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Football coach Todd Hoffner, second from left, with his wife Melodee, talks to the media at his lawyers' office in Minneapolis on Tuesday. Hoffner has decided to rejoin Minnesota State University-Mankato as the school's football coach. A recent arbitrator's ruling over the handling of child pornography accusations against Hoffner cleared the way for his return. (Pat Christman / Mankato Free Press)

College football: Fired coach will return to Minnesota State-Mankato

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MINNEAPOLIS – Todd Hoffner, the former Minnesota State-Mankato football coach who was fired over pornography allegations, will return to Mankato, he announced Tuesday.


He will leave the head coaching job at Minot (N.D.) State University.

A recent arbitration ruling made his return to Mankato possible.

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