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Lindsey Peterson
October 18, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The Minnesota Golden Gophers are 6-0 and playing their best football of the year following a 34-7 win over Nebraska. Next, it's off to New Jersey and a game at Rutgers. Here's our preview of Saturday's game which kicks off at 2:30pm.
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Gophers are 6-and-0
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October 13, 2019 - 6:46 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - All week long at Minnesota's practice facility, players were doused with frigid water as they took the field. The thermostat was turned down to the max in the mid-50s. Fans were on full blast. Quarterbacks and receivers stuck their hands in ice buckets between drills. Footballs...
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PJ Fleck
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AP
September 29, 2019 - 6:20 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan played as close to perfect as he could Saturday. His receivers were spot on, too. Morgan completed his first 14 throws, finished with 396 yards and four touchdowns, both career highs, and made enough plays over the final four minutes...
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Gopher football coach PJ Fleck is happy
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 15, 2019 - 9:33 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — This University of Minnesota football team has made falling behind in the fourth quarter a troubling habit. The Gophers have also managed to turn those deficits into quite the stockpile of resiliency. Tyler Johnson caught three touchdown passes from Tanner Morgan, including the...
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Pick by Antoine Winfield
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 08, 2019 - 6:18 am
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Antoine Winfield Jr. spoiled Fresno State’s bid for a Power 5 win for a second straight year. Winfield intercepted a pass in the end zone in the second overtime to preserve Minnesota’s 38-35 come-from-behind victory over Fresno State on Saturday night with his second game-...
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Gopher running back Mohamed Ibrahim
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 30, 2019 - 5:27 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Don't tell coach P.J. Fleck that the Gophers' narrow win against FCS South Dakota State on Thursday wasn't good enough. The Big Ten Gophers were double-digit favorites for the season's first game against their neighbors from the southwest, who nearly beat Minnesota in 2009, long...
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