Blake Weber
Blake  Weber


Prior Lake, Minn.

High School:
Prior Lake HS

Last College:
Rochester CTC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 225


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2017 Spring Preview: Linebackers

Gophers deepest position could be at linebacker


Spring Preview: Linebackers

Gophers deepest position this year could be at linebacker


2015 Position Preview: Linebackers

Gophers return three of top four tackling linebackers from a season ago

2016 • JUNIOR SEASON: Redshirted. 

 Played in nine games on special teams. Game-by-Game: Made his season and collegiate debut at Colorado State • competed on special teams versus Kent State, Ohio, at Purdue, Nebraska, Michigan, at Ohio State, at Iowa and against Wisconsin.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Played in 12 games and made 48 tackles at Rochester Community and Technical College • made one interception and broke up two passes • caught 22 passes for 369 yards and one touchdown • rushed 11 times for 56 yards • named First Team All MCAC • joined the Gophers in summer 2015 after one year at RCTC.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Prior Lake High School • made 72 tackles as a senior and totaled 1,247 yards (810 rushing and 437 receiving) and 14 total touchdowns • was a finalist for Mr. Football in 2013 and was named First Team All-State by the AP and the Vikings • named South Suburban Conference Defensive Player of the Year, KARE-11 All Metro Team and First Team All-Metro by the Star Tribune • named all conference in 2012 and 2013 • finished his career with 1,528 rushing yards, 652 receiving yards, 24 touchdowns and 137 tackles • also lettered in baseball.

PERSONAL: Born July 16, 1996 • son of John and Laurie Weber • has one sister (Emily) • father, John, played football at Lake Forest College.


Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 14

Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 14

12/11/2017 - Football

Former Gopher Basketball player Spencer Tollackson joined Justin Gaard on Ski-U-Mah Weekly Dec. 11 to talk Minnesota Basketball and more!

Vote O’Brien for Uplifting Athletes Award

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B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - Football

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

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