Gophers Freshmen Among Big Ten Rookie StandoutsWith 58 freshmen, Minnesota leads the FBS with 51.7 percent of players on the roster in their first year of eligibility.
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 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’ 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.
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’ Rodney Smith Out For Season With Knee InjuryRodney Smith is out for the season after suffering a left knee injury in Saturday’s win over Fresno State.
Seth Green's Switch To Tight End Gives Gophers Offense More OptionsSeth Green switched to tight end after he was going to be the third-string quarterback behind Zack Annexstad and Tanner Morgan.
QB Competition Highlights Fleck's 2nd Season With GophersTanner Morgan or Zack Annexstad will get the start when the Gophers open the regular season in two weeks.
Despite Youth & Inexperience, Fleck Says Gophers Have TalentYou've heard PJ Fleck say it before, and he'll say it again. This is a young, inexperienced Gophers football team.
Gopher Football To Host 3 Open Practices During Fall CampThe University of Minnesota football team is hosting three open practices for fans to see the team before its Aug. 30 season opener.