Coach Kill addressed the Twin Cities media Tuesday afternoon
Twenty-four seniors will be recognized on Senior Day Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
Postgame Notes vs. Wisconsin
Postgame Notes vs. Nebraska
AP photos from today's game.
FB vs Wisconsin
Gophers drop to 2-8.
Minnesota vs. No. 13 Nebraska - AP Photos - 10/22/11
2011 SENIOR SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games, starting final eight recorded 65 tackles (42 solo, 23 assisted) made four tackles-for-loss, with two sacks recorded five pass break-ups earned second varsity letter.
Game-by-Game: Recorded a pair of solo tackles in season opener at USC (9/3) broke-up one pass in 2011 season opener versus New Mexico State (9/10) tallied two solo tackles in 29-23 home victory over Miami (Ohio) (9/17) notched six tackles (two solo, four assists) and a tackle-for-loss in loss to North Dakota State (9/24) led team with 10 tackles (nine solo, one assist) and tallied two pass break-ups in Big Ten opener at Michigan (10/1) recorded four tackles (one solo, three assists) in loss at Purdue (10/8) tallied eight tackles (seven solo, one assist) and pass break-up vs. Nebraska (10/22) notched nine tackles (four solo, five assists) and his first career sack (which forced a fumble) in 22-21 victory over Iowa (10/29) assisted on two tackles in 31-24 loss at Michigan State (11/5) recorded eight tackles (five solo, three assists) along with one sack and a pass break-up in loss to Wisconsin (11/12) tallied five tackles (two solo, three assists) at Northwestern (11/19) second on the team with nine tackles (six solo, three assists) with one tackle-for-loss in 27-7 victory over Illinois (11/26).
2010 JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games including two starts, making 33 tackles (22 solo) also broke up two passes earned first varsity letter.
Game-by-Game: Appeared against MTSU (9/2), South Dakota (9/11) and USC (9/18) but did not record any statistics tallied two tackles against Northern Illinois (9/25) made six tackles (five solo) against Northwestern (10/2) while also breaking up two passes set a career high with 11 tackles against Wisconsin (10/9) including five solo stops did not record any statistics against Purdue (10/16) made one solo stop against Penn State (10/23) finished the Ohio State game (10/30) with six tackles (five solo) made one solo stop against Michigan State (11/6) tallied three tackles (two solo) against Illinois (11/13) contributed three solo tackles in Minnesota's win over Iowa (11/27).
Sat out due to NCAA transfer regulations.
Played two seasons at Minnesota State-Mankato, starting his career on offense before moving to the defensive backfield as a sophomore rushed for 69 yards and a score on 15 carries during his freshman season in 2007 recorded 29 tackles, with five passes defended in 12 games of action as a sophomore in 2008.
Graduate of Armstrong High School (Minn.) named to the First-Team All-Classic Lake Conference as a senior averaged 6.9 yards per carry in his final season of high school competition also averaged 23.8 yards per kickoff return as a senior advanced to the Minnesota State High School Track and Field Championships in three events, including as a member of the state champion 4x200-meter relay squad.
Son of Scott and Theresa Henderson born June 25, 1989 political science major.
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!
Mini-Plans Announced For 2018 Season
5/9/2018 - Football
It was announced today that Mini Plans for the 2018 season will go on sale to the public on May 15.