1. 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 8 months ago 3,140 reads 4 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 114 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 58 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 9 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 9 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 9 months ago 52 reads 0 comments

  16. Minnesota Football: Did Texas Bowl Loss Create QB Controversy for 2014?

    Minnesota kicked off Big Ten bowl season but came up just short for the second straight year in the Texas Bowl, losing 21-17 to Syracuse...

    David Fitzgerald II Written by David Fitzgerald II about 9 months ago 2,494 reads 32 comments

  17. Why Minnesota's Performance in Texas Bowl Should Have Big Ten Fans Worried

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers will be happy to never see the Texas Bowl again, after suffering a bad case of deja vu in a 20-17 loss to Syracuse in the 2013 version of the game...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 9 months ago 2,655 reads 10 comments

  18. Minnesota Winning a Bowl Game Could Shake Final Cobwebs out of Dormant Program

    Minnesota football claims seven national titles to its credit, but most people alive today have never witnessed a truly great Gophers team...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 9 months ago 1,601 reads 9 comments

  19. Minnesota Might Use Two Quarterbacks

    HOUSTON -- It worked well for them a year ago in the bowl game, but it's unclear whether the Gophers will play two quarterbacks in Friday's Texas Bowl against Syracuse...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 9 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  20. Gophers Lose Rodeo Bowl: Tommy Olson Wins My Award for Awesomeness

    The video above is the highlights of the Rodeo Bowl competition yesterday between Syracuse and Minnesota. The Gophers lost 6-1 and Troy Nunes has an in depth recap if you are so inclined...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  21. Minnesota Gophers' Brock Vereen Hopes to Follow in His Brother's NFL Footsteps

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The conversations that Brock Vereen now has with his brother, Shane, no longer revolve around music or their favorite television shows. Instead, younger brother Brock picks his older brother's brain for career advice...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  22. Gophers Hungry for Texas Bowl Redemption

    On December 27, the Gophers will make their return to the Texas Bowl, this year to take on the Syracuse Orange. This will be the second straight trip to Houston for Minnesota after a tough 34-31 loss against Texas Tech in 2012...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  23. Gophers Football: Philip Nelson Has Settled into Leadership Role

    HOUSTON -- Going into last year's bowl game, the Gophers had a starting quarterback who wasn't even the team's best leader at his position.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  24. For Gophers' Nelson, bowl offers another chance at redemption

    Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson finished last year's regular season battered and bruised, struggling to produce...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  25. Cody Poock on Picking U: "I Just Felt That Special Bond with Minnesota"

    Cody Poock, a 6-3, 230 pound freshman linebacker from Iowa Western Community College who visited Minnesota for the Wisconsin game, committed to the Golden Gophers Saturday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 18 reads 0 comments