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Minnesota’s offensive line depth tested against Michigan and beyond

Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan launches a pass over Michigan's defensive line on Saturday, Oct. 24.

Paul Hodowanic, Sports Reporter

October 26, 2020

The Gophers will be without two starters on their offensive line for the considerable future.

Inexperience costs Gophers in loss to Michigan

Gophers linebacker Mariano Sori-Marin follows the ball at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 24. Minnesota fell to Michigan 49-24 in their first showing of the season.

Paul Hodowanic, Sports Reporter

October 25, 2020

Injuries, youth and COVID-19 positives left an already inexperienced defense without answers on Saturday.

Miscues, defensive inexperience costs Gophers in opener

Gophers head coach PJ Fleck walks the sidelines at TCF Bank stadium on Saturday, Oct. 24.

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter

October 24, 2020

In a game to claim the Little Brown Jug, Minnesota failed to stop Michigan’s rushing attack from start to finish.

Key Gophers starters inactive against Michigan

The Gopher and Wolverine lines clash at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 24. Minnesota fell to Michigan 49-24 in their first showing of the season.

Paul Hodowanic

October 24, 2020

The Gophers will be without two starters on the offensive line, with Curtis Dunlap Jr. and Daniel Faalele inactive against Michigan.

Gophers preparing for unknowns in Michigan’s quarterback and defense

Gophers Defensive back Benjamin St-Juste leaps for an Auburn pass at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday, Jan. 1.

Brendan O'Brien

October 24, 2020

The two ranked rivals will face off Saturday for the Little Brown Jug and significant momentum towards the Big Ten Championship.

A look at the Gophers’ 2020 conference-only schedule

Gophers Wide Receiver Rashod Bateman carries the ball at the 2020 Outback Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1.  The Gophers went on to take the game 31-24 over the Auburn Tigers.

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter

October 21, 2020

The Gophers face an early test right away against No. 18 Michigan in a shortened, conference-only 2020 football season.

A history of RTB at UMN

Gophers Defensiveback Benjamin St-Juste leaps for an Auburn pass at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday, Jan. 1. Minnesota took the bowl game with a 31-24 win over the Auburn Tigers.

Brendan O'Brien

October 20, 2020

Three seasons ago was the beginning of the “Row the Boat” era under P.J. Fleck.

Gophers about to face different, ‘real’ 2020 season

Gophers Runningback Mohamed Ibrahim carries the ball for a touchdown at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday, Jan. 1.

Brendan O'Brien

October 20, 2020

While there will be plenty of differences this season, head coach P.J. Fleck said the football is still real as long as they are on the playing field.

Sori-Marin to lead Gophers’ defense in 2020

Gophers Linebacker Mariano Sori-Marin makes a tackle on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter

October 20, 2020

The junior linebacker is ready to step up as the Gophers’ next staple at the position.

Pitino optimistic about transfers this season

Gophers Head Coach Richard Pitino looks on from the sidelines during a free throw attempt at Williams Arena on Wednesday, Feb. 26. The Gophers entered the second half with a 47-31 lead over the Maryland Terrapins.

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter

October 19, 2020

After losing some starting players from last season, Pitino and his staff filled those holes in the transfer portal.