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When people talk about the Big 10‘s West Division, the topic of discussion is usually the two star running backs in Ameer Abdullah and Melvin Gordon at Nebraska and Wisconsin. Or they’ll talk about Pat Fitzgerald at Northwestern and how […]

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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA

Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

  With Jerry Kill on an indefinite leave of absence as he attempts to find a way to manage his epilepsy and continue coaching, the Minnesota Golden Gophers will move forward with defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys as acting head coach. […]

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Jerry Kill

The Minnesota Golden Gophers have been in a bit of a pickle lately due to the constant absence of head coach Jerry Kill from the team’s games each week. He has missed two games this year due to his epileptic […]

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The Minnesota Golden Gophers have had an interesting season so far, to say the least. They have already switched starting quarterbacks from sophomore Phillip Nelson to freshman Mitch Leidner, they have been forced to play the second half of a […]

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Jesse Johnson - USA Today Sports

There’s no quarterback controversy with the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Or so says head coach Jerry Kill. He says that his decision to start Philip Nelson at quarterback over backup Mitch Leidner on Saturday against the Iowa Hawkeyes does not create a […]

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San Jose State wide receiver Chandler Jones led the nation in receiving yards this week. Jones torched the Golden Gophers‘ secondary for 197 yards and three touchdowns on just seven catches. What makes that line uglier for Minnesota is that Jones […]

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Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

University of Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill had yet another seizure on the sideline of a game that his Golden Gophers were playing in this past Saturday. It’s now the fourth time Kill has had an episode in the past […]

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The UNLV Runnin Rebels made the trip to Minnesota to kick of the 2013 season, and the Minnesota Golden Gophers‘ performance on Thursday night made that trip home a little longer as the Gophers walked away with the victory 51 […]

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Year three is historically the year that a college football coach breaks through and finds success with his program.  For Jerry Kill and Minnesota, they better hope that they fit the trend. Kill has had a horrid time so far […]

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Donnell Kirkwood Minnesota Golden Gophers

The Minnesota Golden Gophers football team had another lackluster season in 2012, finishing only 6-7 overall and only 2-6 in the Big 10 conference. Going into his fourth season as the Gophers’ head coach, Jerry Kill has only managed a 9-16 record overall and only four […]

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