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Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders @ Minnesota Golden Gophers

Saturday, Sep 6, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

TCF Bank Stadium

Game #1: 3 Stars / 4 Quarters / 5 Thoughts

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A quick look back at the game without the benefit of hindsight.

WEEK 1 VICTORY NUGZ: 8/29/14

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A win is a win is a win. The Gophers won handily against an inferior FCS team this week, like you would expect. Here are your Victory Nugz!

Video
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Gophers Are 1-0: HIGHLIGHTS!

Sit back and enjoy the best of last night. SKI-U-MAH!

Gameday Thoughts: Predictions & Hopes For Tonight

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What I think we'll see tonight and what I hope we'll see tonight.

On August 28th 1967 the Gophers Lost a Legend

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We celebrate the dawn of a new season by celebrating one of the greatest Gophers!

Gophers vs. Eastern Illinois - How To Watch/Listen

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The season is finally here! Here's how you can catch the game if you aren't at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Eastern Illinois Preview: Gnomes, Chili, & No Fear

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The snarkiest and only gnome led preview series in the college football world returns!

One Day to Glory: Golden Nugz 8/27/14

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That's right, you have to suffer through one more day without football to brighten your life. But tomorrow is a different story. Spears will be broken. Shields will be splintered. A sword day! A...

TDG Staff Predictions - Beyond The Season Record

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The predictions continue!

Gopher Football: Depth Chart for Eastern Illinois

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Here is the depth chart for Thursday night's tilt.

Rival Blogger Q&A: Eastern Illinois Edition

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Brian Nielsen, Sports Editor of the Journal Gazette & Times-Courier, tells us about how Jimmy Garoppolo didn't do it alone in 2013, discusses the EIU QB competition, and refuses to make a...

2014 Schedule

Regular Season

August
Eastern Illinois Panthers Thursday, August 28 2014 win 42-20 coverage
September
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Saturday, September 06 2014 3:30 PM EDT coverage
@ TCU Horned Frogs Saturday, September 13 2014 4:00 PM EDT coverage
San Jose State Spartans Saturday, September 20 2014 12:00 PM EDT coverage Tickets
@ Michigan Wolverines Saturday, September 27 2014 12:00 PM EDT coverage Tickets
October
Northwestern Wildcats Saturday, October 11 2014 12:00 PM EDT coverage Tickets
Purdue Boilermakers Saturday, October 18 2014 12:00 PM EDT coverage Tickets
@ Illinois Fighting Illini Saturday, October 25 2014 12:00 PM EDT coverage Tickets
November
Iowa Hawkeyes Saturday, November 08 2014 12:00 PM EST coverage Tickets
Ohio State Buckeyes Saturday, November 15 2014 12:00 PM EST coverage Tickets
@ Nebraska Cornhuskers Saturday, November 22 2014 12:00 PM EST coverage Tickets
@ Wisconsin Badgers Saturday, November 29 2014 12:00 PM EST coverage

Minnesota Golden Gophers Roster

Offense # Pos. Age W H College
Moses Alipate 86 Tight End 281 6-5
Duke Anyanwu 81 Tight End 250 6-4
Caleb Bak 64 Offensive Linesman 302 6-3
Cole Banham 31 Running Back 187 5-9
Alex Bisch 47 Tight End 250 6-6
Joe Bjorklund 73 Offensive Linesman 286 6-5
Brian Bobek 67 Offensive Linesman 302 6-2
Jeffrey Borchardt 22 Wide Receiver 196 6-0
Foster Bush 77 Offensive Linesman 304 6-5
Josh Campion 65 Offensive Linesman 317 6-5
Eric Carter 11 Wide Receiver 176 5-11
Jon Christenson 63 Offensive Linesman 298 6-4
David Cobb 27 Running Back 229 5-11
Michael Conway 19 Quarterback 216 6-5
Connor Cosgrove 14 Wide Receiver 175 6-0
Berkley Edwards 32 Running Back 185 5-9
Gaelin Elmore 87 Tight End 258 6-6
Derrick Engel 18 Wide Receiver 187 6-2
Zac Epping 52 Offensive Linesman 318 6-2
Chad Fahning 70 Offensive Linesman 286 6-6
Dexter Foreman 3 Wide Receiver 220 6-1
Issac Fruechte 14 Wide Receiver 204 6-3
Desmond Gant 13 Wide Receiver 206 6-3
Isaiah Gentry 84 Wide Receiver 193 6-4
Jerry Gibson 3 Tight End 223 6-3
James Gillum 21 Running Back 214 5-11
Drew Goodger 83 Tight End 269 6-5
Jamel Harbison 16 Wide Receiver 199 5-11
JoJuan Harper 42 Running Back 201 5-10
Nick Hart 45 Tight End 236 6-5
Tyler Hartmann 43 Fullback 255 6-3
Issac Hayes 68 Offensive Linesman 320 6-2
Ernie Heifort 75 Offensive Linesman 278 6-5
Mike Henry 30 Fullback 231 6-1
Ben Holcomb 89 Wide Receiver 200 6-4
Melvin Holland Jr 21 Wide Receiver 191 6-3
Logan Hutton 17 Wide Receiver 180 6-1
Donovahn Jones 4 Wide Receiver 200 6-3
Jeff Jones 16 Running Back 198 6-0
Victor Keise 84 Wide Receiver 188 6-1
Donnell Kirkwood 20 Running Back 206 5-10
Conner Krizancic 89 Wide Receiver 199 6-2
Ben Lauer 78 Offensive Linesman 315 6-7
Mitch Leidner 7 Quarterback 237 6-4
Matt Leidner 60 Offensive Linesman 277 6-2
Marek Lenkiewicz 74 Offensive Linesman 292 6-5
Brandon Lingen 86 Tight End 244 6-5
Aaron Marmer 80 Wide Receiver 213 6-3
KJ Maye 1 Wide Receiver 195 5-10
Connor Mayes 55 Offensive Linesman 306 6-5
Alex Mayes 76 Offensive Linesman 297 6-6
Luke McAvoy 66 Offensive Linesman 285 6-5
Kyle McAvoy 71 Offensive Linesman 308 6-5
Gabe Mezzenga 44 Tight End 245 6-4
Zach Mottla 62 Offensive Linesman 277 6-2
Philip Nelson 9 Quarterback 215 6-2
Sahr Ngekia 87 Tight End 236 6-4
Tommy Olson 58 Offensive Linesman 306 6-4
Ed Olson 58 Offensive Linesman 309 6-7
Josh Parks 37 Running Back 187 5-10
Josh Parkse 37 Running Back 195 5-10
Jacques Perra 18 Quarterback 210 6-3
Jonah Pirsig 79 Offensive Linesman 320 6-9
Lincoln Plsek 85 Tight End 269 6-4
Luke Rasmussen 53 Offensive Linesman 278 6-7
Conor Rhoda 15 Quarterback 212 6-2
Dimonic Roden-McKinzey 2 Quarterback 225 6-0
EJ Sardinha 23 Wide Receiver 191 6-1
Rodney Smith 24 Running Back 200 5-11
Brian Smith 26 Wide Receiver 216 6-4
Chris Streveler 5 Quarterback 219 6-2
Miles Thomas 41 Fullback 235 5-11
Louis Tuszynski 29 Wide Receiver 192 5-11
Jared Weyler 62 Offensive Linesman 294 6-4
Maxx Williams 88 Tight End 250 6-4
Rodrick Williams, Jr. 35 Running Back 247 5-11
Cameron Wilson 8 Wide Receiver 215 6-3
Drew Wolitarsky 82 Wide Receiver 236 6-3
Nate Wozniak 39 Tight End 265 6-10
Devon Wright 25 Wide Receiver 196 6-0
Defense # Pos. Age W H College
Davis Anderson 48 Defensive Back 186 6-1
Adekunle Ayinde 45 Defensive Back 198 6-0
Jeremy Baltazar 22 Defensive Back 197 6-0
Briean Boddy-Calhoun 29 Defensive Back 190 5-11
De'Vondre Campbell 26 Linebacker 238 6-5
Jonathan Celestin 13 Linebacker 239 6-1
Cedric Dicke 19 Linebacker 216 6-3
Ray Dixon 59 Linebacker 205 6-3
Aaron Hill 57 Linebacker 231 6-2
Craig James 22 Defensive Back 175 5-10
Cavonte Johnson 36 Defensive Back 199 5-11
Antonio Johnson 11 Defensive Back 209 6-0
Marcus Jones 15 Defensive Back, 173 5-8
Julien Kafo 91 Defensive End 225 6-4
De'Niro Laster 1 Linebacker 230 6-4
Grayson Levine 6 Defensive Back 210 5-11
Jack Lynn 50 Linebacker 238 6-3
James Manuel 9 Linebacker 225 6-2
Jephete Matilus 34 Linebacker 230 6-1
Daletavious McGhee 8 Defensive Back 208 6-1
John McKelvey 33 Defensive Back 207 6-0
Steven Montgomery 16 Defensive Back 206 5-10
Gary Moore 19 Defensive Back 300 6-4
Eric Murray 31 Defensive Back 195 6-0
Jalen Myrick 28 Defensive Back 209 5-10
Cody Poock 12 Linebacker 235 6-2
Nick Rallis 56 Linebacker 228 5-11
Steven Richardson 96 Defensive Tackle 291 6-0
Aaron Roundtree 37 Defensive Back 185 6-2
Dominic Schultz 35 Linebacker 231 6-1
Martez Shabazz 3 Defensive Back 172 5-11
Alexander Starks 40 Defensive Back 203 5-11
Andrew Stelter 99 Defensive End 245 6-4
Cedric Thompson 2 Defensive Back 208 6-0
Damarius Travis 7 Defensive Back 211 6-2
Derrick Wells 3 Defensive Back 201 6-0
Peter Westerhaus 18 Linebacker 230 6-3
Everett Williams 57 Linebacker 230 6-1
Damien Wilson 5 Linebacker 240 6-2
Chris Wipson 30 Linebacker 216 6-2
Specialists # Pos. Age W H College
Emmit Carpenter 38 Kicker 196 6-0
Christian Eldred 94 Punter 189 6-3
Jake Filkins 48 Long Snapper 240 6-2
Kyle Fodness 24 Kicker 198 5-11
Andrew Harte 33 Kicker 189 6-0
Jared Hartman 40 Long Snapper 235 6-3
Chris Hawthorne 36 Kicker 200 6-6
Payton Jordahl 25 Long Snapper 214 6-2
Justin Juenenmann 42 Kicker 165 6-0
Logan McElfresh 34 Punter 200 6-1
Peter Mortell 37 Punter 192 6-2
Dan Orseske 41 Punter 205 6-3
Dave Ramlet 96 Long Snapper 235 6-2
Ryan Santoso 28 Kicker, Punter 260 6-5
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