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The Gopher football team huddles during a time out on Saturday, Sept. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
The Gopher football team huddles during a time out on Saturday, Sept. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

12/19/2018, 4:58pm

Football update: new signing class, bowl game, suspensions, sit outs

Head coach P.J. fleck held his last press conference of the season on Wednesday before the bowl game on Dec. 26.

Head coach P.J. Fleck addressed the media Wednesday on early signing day and about the recent report about players on the team being suspended from the upcoming bowl game for violating team rules.


11/29/2018, 12:24am

In the Know: Episode 13

Over the weekend, the Gophers brought home the axe when they beat the Badgers 37-15 on Saturday. This week's episode of "In the Know" discusses the game and shares the story of one life-long Gopher fan.


Football 11/25/2018, 10:13pm

Fans flock to welcome home the axe

Fans woke up Saturday morning to a familiar frame of mind: the Gophers are underdogs against Wisconsin. The point spread favored the Badgers by more than 11 on their home turf to keep Paul Bunyan's Axe in Madison for the 15th-consecutive year. 


11/24/2018, 9:04pm

'The Axe' is back

Minnesota beat Wisconsin for the first time since 2003, taking Paul Bunyan's Axe back to Dinkytown for the first time in over a decade.


11/14/2018, 11:13pm

Quick Hitters: Gophers flip the script in big win over Purdue

The Gophers' defense shocked Purdue Saturday after allowing a season-high 55 points to Illinois the week before. After head coach P.J. Fleck fired former defensive coordinator Robb Smith earlier this month, the question on everyone's mind was: "How is this team going to respond?"


Football 11/14/2018, 11:12pm

Questions from the other side: The Daily Northwestern's Ben Pope

For this weekly column, the Daily interviews a journalist with knowledge on the Gophers' next opponent. We interviewed The Daily Northwestern's Ben Pope to gain insight on this week's game against Northwestern. Pope is a football and men's basketball reporter for the Daily Northwestern.