Gophers return three of top four tackling linebackers from a season ago
Damien Wilson and De'Vondre Campbell will lead returning linebackers
Gophers welcome newest class of football players
2015 • JUNIOR SEASON: Did not see game action.
2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Cannon Falls High School • ranked as a two-star prospect by Rivals.com • saw action on both sides of the ball in high school • recorded 52 tackles with three interceptions as a linebacker during his senior season • rushed for 773 yards and seven touchdowns, caught 21 passes for 324 yards and two touchdowns in 2011 • completed 11-of-26 passes for 184 yards as a senior • earned team MVP and team offensive player of the year honors • earned all-conference honors • coached by Josh Hofstedt.
PERSONAL: Born July 13, 1993 • son of Josh and Carie Dicke.
Pro Football Hall of Fame: Bobby Bell
Bobby Bell won the Outland Award in 1962 and was named the Big Ten MVP and finished third in Heisman Trophy voting.
Taking A Look At TCF Bank Stadium Records
The Gophers start their eighth season at TCF Bank Stadium on Sept. 1 against Oregon State. Last year, Minnesota posted some impressive feats in that cracked the stadium record books.
Road Game Tickets On Sale Now
Minnesota road game tickets are now on sale for contests at Penn State, Maryland, Illinois, Nebraska and Wisconsin.