Minnesota beat Iowa, 51-14, to bring Floyd of Rosedale home.
The Golden Gophers rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat Purdue.
Minnesota beat Northwestern 24-17 to improve to 5-1 and 2-0 in the Big Ten.
The Gophers improved to 2-0 with a 35-24 win over Middle Tennessee State.
Minnesota opened the 2014 season with a 42-20 win over Eastern Illinois.
Football vs Iowa 11.08.14
Football vs Northwestern 10.11.14
Football vs Eastern Illinois 08.28.14
Football in the Spring
USATSPI: Minnesota vs. Michigan State - 11/30/13
2014 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Played in 11 games and started nine made 11 catches for 253 yards and two touchdowns rushed four times for 22 yards. Game-by-Game: Started against Eastern Illinois and caught three passes for 57 yards and one touchdown (35 yards) caught three passes for 35 yards against Middle Tennessee played at TCU and against San Jose State rushed one time for 13 yards at Michigan hauled in two passes for 29 yards against Northwestern made one catch for 42 yards against Purdue caught one ball for 46 yards (career-long reception) at Illinois caught a 44-yard touchdown against Iowa missed the Ohio State game with an illness rushed one time at Nebraska for 8 yards and had one carry at Wisconsin.
2013 FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in 11 games and started two made 10 catches for 157 yards carried the ball 16 times for 73 yards shared the team's Outstanding Offensive Freshman of the Year honors with Maxx Williams. Game-by-Game: Made his season and collegiate debut against UNLV had one rush and caught one pass at New Mexico State saw action against Iowa and had a rush at Michigan competed at Northwestern rushed four times for 42 yards against Nebraska rushed four times and caught two passes against Penn State had two rushes and caught a 31-yard pass against Wisconsin caught three passes for 47 yards at Michigan State competed against Syracuse.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Dutchtown High School helped the Bulldogs to a 6-4 record as a senior completed 93 passes including 16 touchdowns for 1,609 yards in 2012 led Dutchtown to a 52-22 win over Eagle's Landing, going 13-for-22 with 379 passing yards and six passing touchdowns caught three passes for 50 yards and carried the ball 105 times for 634 rushing yards with seven touchdowns completed 74-of-142 passes as a junior for 1,026 yards and six touchdowns ran for 661 yards on 143 carries including seven touchdowns and caught one pass, which was a 36-yard touchdown reception coached by Jason Galt earned a three-star ranking from ESPN and Rivals.com rated as the No. 67 prospect in Georgia by ESPN rated as a two-star athlete by Scout.com and 247sports.com listed as the No. 163 overall athlete and the No. 204 overall prospect in the state of Georgia by 247sports.com.
PERSONAL: Born March 12, 1995 parents are Sarah Smith and David and Stephanie Jones has two siblings.
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!