2015 • SENIOR SEASON: Saw action against Oregon State • saw action against Indiana State.
2015 • JUNIOR SEASON: Missed the season with an injury.
2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see game action • was a student at Minnesota is 2012, but joined the football team prior to the 2013 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Plainfield North High School • three-year letter-winner in football • also lettered in baseball • named an All-State Scholar.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 28, 1993 • son on Kevin and Lee Starks • has two sisters and one brother • father lettered in football for Minnesota from 1983-85 before playing one season with the NFL's Buffalo Bills after being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 1987.
Golden Gophers Defeat Colorado State 31-24
Rodney Smith rushed for 99 yards and two touchdowns as the Golden Gophers held on for a 31-24 win against Colorado State at TCF Bank Stadium.
Rogers Has Never Lost His Smile
Rogers is here right now, but he’s not playing. It’s not because of a lack of talent, far from it actually. It’s because he’s injured and physically cannot play.
Gopher Talk With Eric Amoako
Senior defensive back Eric Amoako talks life as a twin, seeing snow for the first time, dream vacation spot and more in this entertaining Gopher Talk.