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Former Gophers standout Charlie Sanders dies at 68

Former Gophers football great and Pro Football Hall of Famer Charlie Sanders has died.

The Hall of Fame announced Sanders’ death on Thursday. The 68-year-old former NFL tight end had been battling cancer. 255 more words

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Gopher football adds home-and-home with Fresno State in 2018-19

The Minnesota Gophers’ football team has announced an addition to its 2018-19 football schedule.

The Gophers will play a home-and-home series with another Mountain West Conference foe – this time Fresno State. 217 more words

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ESPN ranks Gophers football schedule as toughest in the Big Ten

It’s already late June, which means the college football season isn’t far off.

After back-to-back 8-5 seasons there seems to be a lot of excitement around Minnesota Gophers football. 269 more words

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Gophers wrestlers visit South Dakota boy badly burned in accident

Tyler Schultz is kid who loves wrestling. The 8-year-old loves it so much, he’s already been involved with the sport for the last four years. 345 more words

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Report: Family surprised Gophers wouldn't clear Jarvis Johnson

A day after the University of Minnesota announced that it wouldn’t clear star basketball recruit Jarvis Johnson because of a medical condition, there are more questions surrounding the news. 364 more words

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Gophers receiver Borchardt undergoes surgery to remove brain tumor

The jug is coming home! pic.twitter.com/ttLWOHYZC3

— Jeff Borchardt (@borchtheTorch) September 27, 2014

After a spring where he was singled out for making some of the biggest strides, Gophers wide receiver…

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Gopher tackle Jonah Pirsig is a gigantic booster of education, football

Jonah Pirsig (aka “The Undertaker”) is the only casualty of the game so far. Hope he’s ok. #GopherSpringGame pic.twitter.com/24Rr3yLhdl

— Randy Turco (@pokeyslittledog) April 11, 2015…

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