Philip Nelson

Minnesota Golden Gophers #9 -

  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 215

Who is the Backup QB in 2014?

Based on all the Leidner stories in the past 24 hours we know who the starter is to begin camp. But Minnesota has played (at least) two different QB's each of the past three seasons, so the big question then is- who will be the Gophs QB2?

2013 Opponent Review: Minnesota Golden Gophers

Minnesota had a successful season on the field, even with some heartbreaking losses.

Andre McDonald Transferring to UW-River Falls

The Gophers lose their third player in the past week to transfer, though this one is a little less surprising.

RRG | Former MN QB Nelson to TTU? Collier to TCU

Former Minnesota QB Philip Nelson is considering Texas Tech as he has decided to transfer. L.J. Collier is now committed to TCU. Ian Sadler and Derrick Dixon made the first team All-Area DFW team & more on Brandon Thorpe's commitment

Flakes: The Return Of Abdullah!

Ameer Abdullah held a press conference yesterday to explain his decision to return for another year of Nebraska football.

Gopher QB Philip Nelson Is Transferring

Dan Barriero was the first to tweet it and then shared a statement from Philip Nelson. Gopher QB Philip Nelson tells @DanBarreiroKFAN he is leaving the program. #gophers — KFAN1003 (@KFAN1003) J...

Models and Bottles! - Texas Bowl Edition

Bowl prediction time is upon us.

Game Day Vitals: Texas Bowl

The most important thing to take from this post is that THE GOPHERS PLAY AT 5PM CST ON ESPN. There's other stuff in here too though, like TAKES and GIFS.

Q&A: How are the Gophers perceived around the B1G

I asked Graham & Ted, from Off Tackled Empire, some questions about how the Gophers are perceived around the B1G following the 2013 season.


Gopher Football 2013 Highlight Video

Gopher Football 2013 Highlight Video!  This season has been a lot of fun for Gopher fans and this video captures a sliver of it.  What were your favorite plays of 2013? Some that stood out to me...

Michigan State holds off Minnesota 14-3

The Spartans finished off the 2013 season undefeated in conference after putting away Minnesota.

Wisconsin, Minnesota tussle after Badgers' win

As the Badgers went to "chop" down the Gophers' goal post with Paul Buyan's Axe, a brief altercation ensued.

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