HIGH SCHOOL: A two-year starter at linebacker • led team in tackles his senior season with 71 tackles including 11 tackles for loss • named First Team All-State in 2016 • earned KARE 11 All-Metro and Star Tribune All-Metro honors in 2016 • also lettered in basketball.
PERSONAL: Born on June 18, 1999 • son of Tim and Suzy Anderson • has two brothers (Thomas and Sam) and three sisters (Elizabeth, Krysta and Erika) • father Tim played football at Northern Illinois University and uncle Mike Anderson played at Michigan State University.
Six Gophers Receive Athlon Recognition
5/24/2018 - Football
Athlon Sports has named six Gophers to its Big Ten Football 2018 All-Conference Team. This preseason announcement is a prediction by the magazine on how players will perform in 2018.
Player Profile: Rodney Smith
5/23/2018 - Football
Rodney Smith will go down in Minnesota history as one of the program’s most elite running backs and has a chance this season to set a new standard for all-purpose yards by a Gopher.
Virtual Tour: Larson Football Performance Center
5/10/2018 - Football
Take a virtual tour of the new home of Minnesota Golden Gopher Football, the David & Janis Larson Performance Center!