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Gopher Football

Ski-U-Mah! How I found my school spirit

While always an enthusiastic two-hand-touch participant, an avid NFL fan, and a die-hard supporter of my high school team, I never cared too much for the college game.

The folksy ambition of Jerry Kill

The jury is still out on whether Jerry Kill is the best football coach the Gophers have had in the last 25 years. There’s no question that he’s the best at community relations.

Goldy Gopher imitates praying football player

A fan video taken during a gopher football game has the University of Minnesota apologizing after its Goldy the Gopher mascot poked fun at Penn State football player Jerome Hayes. Hayes kneels down to pray in the end zone before the game Oct 17.