Fleck Looks For Defensive Improvement After Firing CoordinatorAfter watching long gain after long gain by Illinois last weekend, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck knew a change had to be made to his defense.
Gophers Rashod Bateman Earns Big Ten Weekly HonorRashod Bateman finished with seven catches for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday’s 55-31 loss at Illinois.
Gophers PJ Fleck Fires Defensive Coordinator Robb SmithUniversity of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck announced Sunday night that defensive coordinator Robb Smith has been relieved of his duties.
Gophers' RB Shannon Brooks Status 'Evolving' Following ArrestMinnesota running back Shannon Brooks has returned to the team following his weekend arrest on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic assault.
Gophers’ Shannon Brooks Released From Custody, No Charges FiledGophers running back Shannon Brooks was released from jail Monday and won’t be charged by the city attorney’s office in connection with an alleged assault early Sunday morning.
Gophers RB Mohamed Ibrahim Earns Big Ten HonorUniversity of Minnesota running back Mohamed Ibrahim was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday.
Gopher RB Shannon Brooks Arrested For Domestic AssaultMinnesota Gophers running back Shannon Brooks has been arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic assault.
Gophers’ Winfield Out For Season With Foot InjuryUniversity of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck announced Sunday that cornerback Antoine Winfield Jr. will miss the rest of the season with a foot injury.
Former Gopher Football Player Nick Connelly Dies Of CancerFormer Gopher football player Nick Connelly died of cancer Wednesday night. He was 22 years old.
Winning With Winfield: Minnesota Safety Plays Up To His NameMinnesota badly missed Antoine Winfield Jr. last fall after a hamstring injury limited him to four games and he took a medical redshirt.
Gophers' Winfield, Carpenter Earn Big Ten Weekly AwardsAntoine Winfield Jr. and Emmit Carpenter earned weekly awards after Saturday's 21-14 win over Fresno State.