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With Big 10 Looming, Gophers Must Be Ready For Colorado State

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The University of Minnesota football team is back from its bye week.

There is no word on if the four players suspended two weeks ago will return this week for their final non-conference game against Colorado State. 279 more words

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Gophers RB Brooks Cleared To Return From Broken Foot

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota running back Shannon Brooks has been cleared to return after missing the first two games with a broken foot.

Whether Brooks will play Saturday against Colorado State depends on how he fares in practice. 111 more words


Gophers, Colorado State To Kickoff At 11 A.M. Sept. 24

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The University of Minnesota football team announced Monday that it will host Colorado State at 11 a.m. on Sept. 24.

The Gophers are 2-0 after beating Oregon State 30-23 two weeks ago, followed by Saturday’s 58-28 win over Indiana State. 71 more words


Gophers’ Asst. Coach Sherels Recovering After Intestine Surgery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Sherels doesn’t remember five days last month. Five days when his life changed. Five days spent in ICU, on a ventilator, near death. 2,076 more words


Gophers Top Oregon In Home Opener With 30 – 23 Win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tracy Claeys was a defensive coordinator for 15 years at four different schools before taking over as head coach at Minnesota, so he knows a thing or two about making adjustments to the game plan on the fly. 729 more words


One Big Change For Gophers: Bigger, Meaner Offensive Line

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The transition in head coaches at Minnesota from Jerry Kill to Tracy Claeys has been subtle, save for a contrast in personality and size. 663 more words


Gophers' Brandon Lingen Hoping To Be U's Next Star Tight End

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The University of Minnesota football program has had a history of producing NFL tight ends.

Think Ben Utecht, Matt Spaeth and Maxx Williams. 294 more words

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