Twenty-four seniors will be recognized on Senior Day Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
2011 SENIOR SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games recorded five tackles (two solo, three assisted) earned second varsity letter named Academic All-Big Ten.
2010 JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in eight games during the 2010 season, mostly on special teams recorded two tackles awarded first varsity letter.
2009 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Did not see action.
2008 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Did not see action as a member of the squad scholar-athlete award winner.
Three-time letterwinner for Century High School helped lead Century to a 7-2 record and a Big 9 Conference championship as a senior played for head coach Jon Vik also earned three letters in track and field earned an honors diploma, was a scholar-athlete award winner and an honor roll student.
Born Feb. 18, 1988 son of Peg and Randy Sveum lists his greatest sports thrill as returning a fumble 78 yards for a TD vs. cross-town rival Rochester Mayo during his senior year civil engineering major.
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Minnesota has 12 defensive backs on its spring roster and is led by safeties Adekunle Ayinde, Duke McGhee and Antoine Winfield.
Coach Linguist Mic'd Up
Hear from Gopher Football secondary coach Maurice Linguist as he's "mic'd up" during a spring 2017 football practice!
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Minnesota's run game is expected to be led by Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks, who will be juniors in the fall.