Dan Collins joined the Minnesota football staff in 2017 and will serve as quality control assistant.
Collins comes to Minnesota from Western Michigan where he most recently was as a defensive graduate assistant since 2015.
Collins, who graduated with a degree in general studies from Western Michigan in 2014, had worked with the Bronco football department in various roles since 2012. Collins had also worked with the defense in quality control at Western Michigan and was also a student-assistant linebacker coach and a student-assistant quarterback coach.
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