1. Hageman Impresses Scouts, Coaches at Senior Bowl

    Ra'Shede Hageman dominating the gridiron is nothing new to Gophers fans — the monster defensive tackle did it consistently throughout his senior season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  2. Gophers Land Coveted Wide Receiver Recruit and an Offensive Lineman

    The Gophers landed one of their most coveted targets on this year's recruiting trail tonight, when Melvin Holland Jr., a wide receiver from Briar Woods High School in Ashburn, Va., gave them a verbal commitment...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 months ago 84 reads 0 comments

  3. LB Celestin Commits to Minnesota

    Jonathan Celestin always had the dream of playing football for a major Div. I school. Prior to this weekend, it only seemed like a dream that would not be fulfilled as he only had two offers - Western Carolina and Valdosta State - to chose from...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 6 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  4. 3-Star Kicker Carpenter Commits to Gophers

    Three-star kicker“@Mit_Carp: Excited to announce my commitment to play football at the University of Minnesota! pic.twitter.com/Q7EmmJNZn0” .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  5. Report: Gophers Land LB Celestin for 2014

    Mundy's Mill LB Jonathan Celestin says he has committed to #Minnesota http://247sports.com/Player/Jonathan-Celestin-38548 … #Gophers .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  6. Q&A: Jeff Jones Talks Gophers, Gators, Wolverines & Recruiting Overall

    Jeff Jones, a 5-10, 180-pound senior running back from Minneapolis Washburn who was named Minnesota's Mr. Football, talked to Gopher Hole about the latest on his recruitment and visit plans Saturday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 94 reads 0 comments

  7. Roseville Quarterback Perra Commits to Play for Gophers

    Jacques Perra, the Star Tribune's Metro Player of the Year, will be a preferred walk-on at Minnesota, which recently lost quarterback Philip Nelson when he opted to transfer.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 105 reads 0 comments

  8. Hageman, Henderson Representing Minnesota in Mobile for Senior Bowl

    MOBILE, ALA. – Gophers defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman and Miami (Fla.) offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson have known each other since middle school while growing up in the Twin Cities...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  9. Andre McDonald Leaving Gophers Football to Attend Wis.-River Falls

    Andre McDonald thought he had finally put his life back together last summer. After getting suspended by the Gophers football team for marijuana use last winter, he went through rehab and was back at practice, looking like a standout receiver again...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 94 reads 0 comments

  10. Minnesota Football: Will Philip Nelson's Play Be Missed?

    Earlier this week Philip Nelson announced his plans to transfer to a school that plays to his strengths in the passing game. This news came as a surprise to some because Nelson seemed to play a beneficial role for the Gophers at the quarterback position..

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 57 reads 0 comments

  11. Top Transfer Options for Ex-Minnesota QB Philip Nelson

    On Thursday, it was announced that Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson would seek an immediate transfer from the Gophers ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 6 months ago 3,057 reads 4 comments

  12. Transfer of QB Philip Nelson jars Gophers

    Minnesota's quarterback picture for 2014 gained more clarity on Thursday, but probably not in the way coach Jerry Kill and the Gophers wanted...

    Nick  Yokoyama Written by Nick Yokoyama about 6 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  13. Season wrap: Minnesota

    The Gophers rallied behind coach Jerry Kill, who took a leave of absence to focus on his epilepsy treatment, and turned their season around, finishing the year 8-5.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  14. Harbison Transferring out of Minnesota

    hat tip those who already noted this in the comments of the last football post, but for those who haven't been watching the comments or the Gopher Twitters in the last 12 hours, it is now official that Jamel Harbison is transferring from Minnesota...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 113 reads 0 comments

  15. Less Than 1 Month Till National Signing Day a Gopher Recruiting Primer

    About a month to go before National Signing Day and I thought this would be a good primer to let you briefly know who is committed, who is wavering and who the staff is still pursuing...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 58 reads 0 comments

  16. Looking Back at the Seniors and Ahead to 2014- Offense

    The Gophers lose 18 seniors from the 2013 squad, yet roughly half that number contributed on the two deep of either the offense or defense. Let's thank the seniors and see who might be replacing them in the lineup...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  17. Quarterback Recruit McKinzy to Enroll at the U Next Week

    Wyandotte High School (Kansas) quarterback Dimonic McKinzy is enrolling at the University of Minnesota next week and will join the football team early.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  18. Offseason to-Do List: Minnesota

    With the 2013 college football season now in the rearview mirror, we're taking an early peek at the months ahead by looking at three items each Big Ten team must address before the 2014 season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  19. Lauer Named FWAA Freshman All-American

    Offensive lineman Ben Lauer has been named to the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) Freshman All-America Team, announced today.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  20. Gophers' Deputy AD David Benedict Leaving for Auburn

    "We are happy for David and wish him well in this new opportunity," Gophers AD Norwood Teague said in a statement. "In his time here, David used his unique skills and experience to make positive changes in the department...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  21. Minnesota Football Recruiting: Gopher Verbal Jeff Jones Is a Wanted Man

    To say that Jeff Jones has blown up, is one of the hottest and most talked about recruits in the country might be an understatement...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  22. A Quick Glance Ahead at Gopher Football's 2014 Opponents

    With the Texas Bowl loss in the rear-view mirror, what better time than now to take a quick glance at the opponents on the 2014 schedule...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  23. Wish List with Remaining Scholarships for Gopher Football

    Recruiting is hitting the home-stretch and the Gophers have limited scholarships available in this particular class. The Gophers have only 15 scholarship seniors graduating and they have 13 verbal commitments in the current class...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  24. Two Gopher Passing Game Issues Not Named Nelson or Leidner

    Was Minnesota's quarterback play good this season? No. But there's two issues with the passing game people don't seem to talk much about, and neither of them is named Nelson or Leidner...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  25. Gophers Football: 320-Pound Recruit Spreading the Word at All-Star Game

    Connor Mayes had the letter "M" sprayed graffiti-style on his new adidas football cleats over the weekend.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 52 reads 0 comments