1. Gopher Football Team Recruits Students to 'Be the Match'

    Every four minutes, someone is diagnosed with blood cancer. It can take just 15 minutes to find out if you can save their life. On Tuesday, the University of Minnesota Gopher football team helped recruit students for the Be The Match drive...

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  2. What the Gophers Learned (and Questions That Remain)

    Their running game remains a major strength. David Cobb saved this team last year, rushing for 1,202 yards after Donnell Kirkwood, Rodrick Williams and Berkley Edwards suffered injuries...

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  3. Williams Battling for Playing Time

    Gophers junior running back Rodrick Williams has been motivated by watching teammate Berkley Edwards stand out this spring.....

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  4. Gophers Cornerback Depth Shines Through in Spring Game

    I focused most of my Gophers spring game coverage on the offense, but one thing that stood out to me in watching the tape was the secondary.....

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  5. Gopher Football Hosting Spring Game Saturday At TCFStadium - CBS Minnesota

    Coming off an 8-5 season and second straight trip to a bowl game, the University of Minnesota will conclude its spring practice season Saturday with its annual spring game at TCF Bank Stadium...

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  6. Depth at tight end no concern for Gophers

    When the Gophers started keeping Maxx Williams out of spring football practice March 13 to protect his injured left knee, they knew they would learn something about their tight end reinforcements...

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  7. Two Redshirt Freshmen Kickers Looking to Fill the Void for the Gophers

    The Gophers need to replace departing senior Chris Hawthorne at place-kicker this fall, and the two leading candidates are redshirt freshmen – Ryan Santoso and Andrew Harte. Both kickers were perfect in Saturday's scrimmage...

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  8. Through Bad Injuries, Duke Anyanwu Stayed Positive, Is Ready to Contribute

    Duke Anyanwu went through quite a bit of adversity before he ever stepped foot on a college football field.....

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  9. Minnesota Scene: Gophers Show Depth at RB in Scrimmage

    After leading the Gophers with 926 rushing yards as a sophomore in 2012, Donnell Kirkwood sprained an ankle in last year's opener and managed just 120 yards the past season...

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  10. Gophers need more room

    Gophers punter Peter Mortell caught a long snap and booted a moonshot toward the punt returner during last Thursday's spring football practice at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex...

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  11. Travis wants starting spot

    Minnesota's secondary will be stacked next season, but that doesn't mean junior safety Damarius Travis won't be able to break into the starting lineup.....

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  12. Gophers Host "Be the Match" Drive

    The University of Minnesota football team will host a Be the Match drive from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15 in the Great Hall of the Coffman Memorial Union...

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  13. LB Cody Poock's ACL Injury Means Gophers to Rely More on Nick Rallis

    One of the biggest surprises of spring practice was junior college transfer Cody Poock making a strong push for a starting outside linebacker spot, so his ACL injury suffered Saturday was a blow for the Gophers' depth at the position...

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  14. Torn ACL Didn't Stop CB Brien Boddy-Calhoun from Being Positive

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  15. Report: Gophers Lose Projected Starter at LB to Torn ACL

    Once again, spring practice has (reportedly) cost an FBS program a player who was expected to make a significant contribution this coming season...

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  16. Gophers Make Croney a Late Addition to 2014 Recruiting Class

    It's been more than seven weeks since National Signing Day, but the Gophers just added another member to their 2014 recruiting class. Ra'Shaun Croney, a defensive back from Pahokee, Fla...

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  17. Gophers Hope for More Wolitarsky Records

    In the history of California high school football, no player has ever caught more passes for more yards than current Minnesota sophomore Drew Wolitarsky.....

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  18. Kill Playing It Cautious with Tight End Williams

    Gophers tight end Maxx Williams wore an orange nonparticipation jersey again at Tuesday's practice, as the football team continues to be cautious with his left knee.....

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  19. Jones, Wolitarsky Head Group of Raw Wideouts

    At the start of the Gophers' spring practice a few weeks ago, head coach Jerry Kill said his team's offense will be much improved next season.....

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  20. Gophers Football: David Cobb Not Running from Backfield Competition

    Some might think David Cobb would feel threatened that the Gophers signed Jeff Jones, one of the top running backs in the nation, to this year's recruiting class.....

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  21. Hartman: U of M to Break Ground on New Football Facility

    Gophers athletic director Norwood Teague and former Gophers and North Stars hockey player Lou Nanne, who is the chairman of the $190 million fundraising drive to upgrade the school's ...

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  22. Best Offensive Triple Threats: West Division

    The best offenses are usually the ones with the best triple threats: a big-time quarterback, an elite running back and a go-to wide receiver.....

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  23. Minnesota Looks to Build off Last Year's Surprise Success in Spring Practice

    Nothing was working for Minnesota in the first half of last December's Texas Bowl against Syracuse. The Golden Gophers — in search of their ninth win of the season — entered the locker room trailing 7-3...

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  24. Kill Sees Good Things in U's Spring Practices

    The Gophers football team is now on spring break. It will resume practice Tuesday and keep going until the spring game April 12, when school is back in session.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  25. Northwestern's new football facility will push Gophers even further behind

    The Gophers just fell another step behind in college football's arms race. The Chicago Tribune is reporting that Northwestern has received the green light to build "the multipurpose ...

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