Gopher football

Susie Jones
August 29, 2019 - 9:02 am
Former University of Minnesota and NFL star Marion Barber continues to have a rooting interest in the Gopher football team. His son Thomas is a redshirt senior this year, his third to play ball at the "U." The elder Barber is an educational assistant at Armstrong High School in Plymouth. He also...
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Ron Elkman USA Today
Adam Carter
December 20, 2018 - 11:39 am
Among the new recruits the Gopher football team signed Wednesday is the nephew of music star John Legend. Michael Brown-Stephens is a wide receiver from Springfield, Ohio. has him ranked as a three-star recruit. Legend, the 10-time Grammy winner, tweeted last night to congratulate his...
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Tommy Gilligan USA Today
Adam Carter
December 19, 2018 - 4:20 pm
University of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck says at least one of his players will miss next week's Quick Lane Bowl do to disciplinary issues. But Fleck will not say how many players will be out, or what the violations were. Fleck was pressed about the suspensions Wednesday during his signing...
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September 22, 2018 - 3:51 pm
By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Freshman Anthony McFarland ran for 112 yards and two touchdowns, Tre Watson returned an interception for a score and Maryland breezed past previously undefeated Minnesota 42-13 Saturday. Ty Johnson had an 81-yard TD run for the Terrapins (...
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Gopher quarterback Zack Annexstad
USA Today Sports Images
August 31, 2018 - 4:58 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Zack Annexstad was less than one quarter into his debut for Minnesota when he lost a fumble deep in his own territory. The brief sideline conversation afterward assured coach P.J. Fleck yet again that the true freshman walk-on quarterback has the confidence for the job. "He puts...
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