2011 JUNIOR SEASON:
Saw action in two games, missing most of season with an injury.
2010 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games earned first varsity letter.
Spent freshman season at Lackawanna College.
2009 graduate of Campus Magnet High School in St. Albans, N.Y. high school coach was Eric Barnett finished senior season with 57 tackles, six sacks, two fumble recoveries and one interception.
Born Sept. 31, 1991 son of Leston Simpson and Heather Francis business and marketing education major.
Pro Football Hall of Fame: Bobby Bell
Bobby Bell won the Outland Award in 1962 and was named the Big Ten MVP and finished third in Heisman Trophy voting.
Taking A Look At TCF Bank Stadium Records
The Gophers start their eighth season at TCF Bank Stadium on Sept. 1 against Oregon State. Last year, Minnesota posted some impressive feats in that cracked the stadium record books.
Road Game Tickets On Sale Now
Minnesota road game tickets are now on sale for contests at Penn State, Maryland, Illinois, Nebraska and Wisconsin.