Minnesota hosts UNLV at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29
2014 SENIOR SEASON: Played in all 13 games and handled all snaps on field goals and point-after attempts Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Successfully converted six point-after snap attempts against Eastern Illinois and five against Middle Tennessee snapped one point-after attempt at TCU converted three-point after snap attempts and two field goal snaps against San Jose State snapped three point-after attempts and three field goal attempts at Michigan converted three point-after snap attempts and one field goal snap attempt against Northwestern snapped four point-after attempts and two-field goal attempts against Purdue and three point-after attempts and two field-goal attempts at Illinois was successful on seven point-after snaps and two field-goal snaps against Iowa snapped three point-after attempt and two field goal attempts against Ohio State snapped four point-after attempts and one field goal at Nebraska connected on three point-after snaps and one field goal snap at Wisconsin snapped two point-after attempt and one field goal against Missouri.
2013 JUNIOR SEASON: Played in two games named Academic All-Big Ten made his collegiate debut against UNLV where he successfully converted on one point-after snap attempt successfully snapped his only point-after attempt at New Mexico State.
2012 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see any game action.
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Xavier High School first-team all-conference and all-area as an offensive lineman as a senior in 2009 served as a team captain and named team's Most Valuable Offensive Lineman in 2009 started 34 consecutive games team was 33-12 during his high school career standout baseball player (third-team all-conference) coached by David Hinkens.
PERSONAL: Born March 26, 1991 son of Phil Ramlet and Vicki Winter graduated with a degree in finance and is continuing his education this fall.
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.