Jimmy Gjere
Jimmy Gjere

RS Senior

New Brighton, Minn.

High School:
Irondale HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 323

Offensive Lineman


Gjere to End Football Career

Redshirt sophomore will still be involved with team, coaching staff


Coach Kill Pre-Spring Press Conference Transcript - 3.21.12

Coach Kill addressed the Twin Cities media Wednesday afternoon, on the eve of the first 2012 spring practice.


Gophers Earn 59 Spots on Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts


Nineteen Golden Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Big Ten Conference announces Fall academic honorees.

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2012: Decided to retire from football during fall camp because of a recurring injury.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Started first five games at right tackle, before missing the rest of season with an injury • earned first varsity letter • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: started at right tackle in season-opener at Southern California • helped guide an offensive line which gained 20 first downs against the Trojans • started in Week Two vs. New Mexico State • helped guide an offense that recorded 399 yards of total offense in week three victory over Miami (Ohio) • started at right tackle against North Dakota State • started at right tackle at Michigan.

2010: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Irondale High School • selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Game • helped lead his team to a 6-4 record in 2009 • team advanced to second round of the state playoffs • first-team Associated Press All-State selection • Two-time All-North Suburban Conference selection • honored as North Suburban Conference Offensive Lineman of the Year in 2008 and 2009 • two-time All-Metro selection • second-team all-state as a junior in 2008 • threw two passes last season, completing both for a total of 84 yards and a touchdown • coached by Ben Geisler.

PERSONAL: Jimmy Gjere was born Jan. 16, 1992 • son of Niki and Gregory Gjere.


Murray To Play In Senior Bowl


Eric Murray has accepted an invitation to play in the Reese’s Senior Bowl. The game will take place on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Gophers in the NFL: Week 11


A plethora of former Gophers competed on the field in the professional ranks for Week 11 action

Game 12: Wisconsin at Minnesota


Minnesota hosts Wisconsin at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 28. The game can be watched on Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.

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