1. Nelson Likely Done with Hamstring Injury

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  2. Halftime: Kill Taken off Field After Apparent Seizure

    Gophers coach Jerry Kill appeared to suffer another seizure on the sideline at halftime of today's game against Western Illinois and was taken off the field on a stretcher...

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  3. Gophers Football: Derrick Wells Looking to Regain Last Season's Form

    Derrick Wells received All-Big Ten buzz entering this season; now the Gophers need the junior cornerback to prove himself worthy.....

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  4. Campbell Took Long Road to Play Linebacker for Gophers

    Gophers football coach Jerry Kill said almost every visitor to preseason practice this year — from fans to scouts to Big Ten analysts — had the same question: “Who's No...

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  5. Gophers to Maintain Read Option Attack This Week

    Gophers sophomore quarterback Philip Nelson has combined to rush for more than 200 yards in the first two games this season.....

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  6. Gophers Football: Donnell Kirkwood Unlikely to Play Saturday

    Gophers football coach Jerry Kill said Wednesday it would take a "miracle" for junior running back Donnell Kirkwood to be fully recovered from an ankle injury and ready to play Saturday against Western Illinois...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  7. Big Ten Predictions: Week 3

    After two relatively easy weeks of picking games, the challenge gets much tougher with a delicious slate of Week 3 games. Last week, our picks mirrored one another. There will be some disagreements this time around...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  8. Senior Wide Receiver Derrick Engel Getting His Confidence Back

    Gophers senior wide receiver Derrick Engel needed a play like his 48-yard catch in Saturday's win at New Mexico State to get his confidence back...

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  9. Blocking, Not Catching, Earns Logan Hutton His First Start

    Logan Hutton's brother and father made the trip to watch the Gophers play at New Mexico State on Saturday, and they got an unexpected treat when they arrived and discovered he would get his first career start on offense that night...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  10. Philip Nelson Not About to Stop 'Fighting for the Extra Yard'

    Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson only knows one way to run with the ball, and it has nothing to do with sliding...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  11. Marcus Jones Honored by Big Ten

    Minnesota junior Marcus Jones was named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week after his road performance at New Mexico State. Jones returned a punt 65 yards for a touchdown as the Gophers topped the Aggies in Las Cruces, N...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  12. Gophers' Defense Led by Improved LBs

    A quick-paced, no-huddle offense left the Gophers' defense disoriented at times in its season-opening win over Nevada-Las Vegas on Aug. 29.....

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  13. Gophers Football: Starting QB Nelson Getting Lion's Share of Rushing Yards

    After two games, sophomore quarterback Philip Nelson not only is leading the Gophers in rushing, but he tops all Big Ten quarterbacks in yards on the ground.....

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  14. Boddy-Calhoun out for Season with a Torn ACL

    Gophers junior cornerback Briean Boddy-Calhoun has been lost for the season because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, Coach Jerry Kill said today...

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  15. CB Boddy-Calhoun out for Season with Torn ACL

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  16. Gophers Shake off Injuries, Move to 2-0 with Win at New Mexico St.

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. – It wasn't quite as easy as the score made it look. The Gophers suffered injuries and had to survive the desert heat...

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  17. Minnesota Pounces on New Mexico St. Miscues, 44-21

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Minnesota had a pair of return touchdowns for the second week in a row and Roddrick Williams Jr. rushed for 148 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries to lead a 44-21 victory Saturday night at New Mexico State...

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  18. ESPN Gamecast: Minnesota vs. New Mexico State

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  19. Gophers Injury Report Lists Ed Olson and Berkley Edwards as out

    Gophers senior offensive tackle Ed Olson won't play in Saturday's game at New Mexico State, according to the team's injury report, which was released tonight...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 10 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. Gophers, and Their QB, Find Flaws in Opener

    Maybe it was only coincidence, but when Gophers coach Jerry Kill met with the media last Friday, he had one of quarterback Philip Nelson's best plays from the previous night's 51-23 victory over UNLV playing on his office television...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  21. Backup DE Shares Spotlight with Gophers' Hageman

    Gophers defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman made his presence felt in last Thursday's season opener with five tackles and a block of a field-goal attempt, which turned into a touchdown by Martez Shabazz...

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  22. Gophers Football: Jamel Harbison to Miss Second Game

    Gophers redshirt freshman wide receiver Jamel Harbison will miss his second consecutive game Saturday because of an unspecified team violation, coach Jerry Kill said Wednesday after practice...

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  23. Gophers Football: David Cobb Learns Patience, Finds an Opening

    David Cobb was visiting home in Killeen, Texas, in May when he spoke at his former high school about his experience playing college football.....

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  24. Gophers Football: Vikings' Patterson Left Impression on De'Vondre Campbell

    Gophers sophomore linebacker De'Vondre Campbell spent only one season with Vikings rookie receiver Cordarrelle Patterson in junior college, but that was enough to leave an impression...

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  25. Gophers confident in RBs to pick up slack for Donnell Kirkwood

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Rodrick Williams, Jr., will double-check to make sure his alarm clock is set this week. .....

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