Depth and experience highlight the group of road graters and protectors.
OVERVIEW: Ranked as a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, which also pegged him as the eighth-best prospect in Wisconsin and as the No. 65 offensive tackle in the nation listed as a two-star prospect by Scout, Rivals and 247Sports Scout listed him as the No. 127 offensive tackle in the nation, while 247Sports had him as the No. 181 tackle and No. 20 player in Wisconsin.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Brookfield High School helped lead team to 7-3 overall record and a 5-2 conference mark named First-Team All-State by the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association and Second-Team All-State by the media three-year starter and team captain protected for an offense that rushed for 3,006 yards and 47 touchdowns also served as the team's long snapper recorded 20 tackles, including one tackle-for-loss on defense named second team All-State on offense and was named to the NOW All-Suburban Football Team named Greater Metro Conference first-team all-conference selection and GMC Offensive Lineman of the Year coached by Jamie Meulemans also lettered in basketball.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 12, 1995 son of Daniel and Dorothy Rasmussen has two sisters.
Gophers in the NFL: Week 12
Week 12 came and went with a plethora of former Gophers in action with their respective NFL teams.
Ten Gophers Awarded by Big Ten Conference
Ten student-athletes from the Minnesota football program on defense and special teams were recognized by the Big Ten.
O'Brien Joins Coaching Staff
Tracy Claeys announced today the hiring of Dan O'Brien to fill an open coaching position on the defensive side of the ball.