All-Big Ten tackle Steven Richardson should anchor Minnesota's defensive line
Gophers have 15 members on its defensive line this spring
Gophers welcome back seven defensive linemen who saw action in at least nine games from last season
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Maple Grove High School • standout at tight end and fullback, but was limited to only a few games as a senior due to a knee injury • team posted a 10-2 overall record and a 5-1 mark in conference play • made five catches for 41 yards and one touchdown • recorded six tackles on defense • coached by Matt Lombardi • also lettered in hockey.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 24, 1997 • son of Ron and Barb Renner • has one sister (Abbey) • great grandfather Luther Bergman played football for the Gophers in the 1930s.
Elite Access: Beach Workout
Go behind the scenes at Gopher Football's first beach workout of the season on the shores of Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis in June of 2017!
Wolitarsky Winnipeg Bound
Former Minnesota receiver Drew Wolitarsky was selected by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the CFL supplemental draft.
Elite Access: Football Etiquette Dinner
The Gopher Football team participated in an etiquette dinner at TCF Bank Stadium in mid-June 2017 to learn about proper dinner etiquette and much more.