Zach Mottla

Minnesota Golden Gophers #62 - Offensive Linesman

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Golden Nugz - 07.25.13, B1G Media Days and more


Yesterday kicked off the Big Ten Media Days. Lots of links around the interwebs on these important media events. So why do I have a picture of Nugget on the cover? Well it is 35 days until...

Minnesota looks for the Turn

The Year 3 Turn was very good to Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill at previous stops. But with a Gopher squad built to tread water and lacking in star power, Kill has his work cut out for him in 2013.

Gopher Football's Young & Talented Offensive Line


I have always held the belief that the two keys to success in college football, particularly in the Big Ten, is offensive line and veteran quarterbacks. Great football teams need much more but I...

Golden Nugz -T-minus 85 days till Gopher Football


Lincoln Plsek wears number 85 and today is 85 days until Gopher Football. Some fun facts about Plsek... From West, Texas born and raised. On the oil fields is where he spent most of his days. ...

Gopher FB Spring Practice Looking at the Offense


With the exception of Jeffrick's posts, Gopher Football has strangely been falling under the radar around here. But I suppose that will happen when the men's hoops team wins an NCAA Tournament...

Friday Rah'Crootin Update! - 1/25/13


More frenzied action as the clock counts down to National Signing Day. Plus, a 2014 in-state primer.

Thurs Nugz Are Full Of Excitement For Nebraska


A helping of Gophers links combined with a side of Smorgasbord videos.

Playoff = How Much $$$? - Plenty for EVERBODY!


Everyone's talking about Bo Pelini's sideline demeanor, his argument with Daimion Stafford. The Nebraska women's basketball is ranked #15, and a new college football playoff brings in plenty of...

Golden Gopher Power Rankings

Golden Gopher roster power rankings.

Gophers Injury Report Lists MarQueis Gray As Questionable

MarQueis Gray is listed as questionable on this weeks injury report for the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Golden Nugz - 09.20.12

Thursday Nugz! Plenty of Gopher links leading up to this weekend's game, new MBB uniforms, Gophers are Grain Belt and a pumpkin beer, why Lane Kiffin is a tool, and kegstand granny!

Syracuse vs. Minnesota: MarQueis Gray Out, Max Shortell In

When the Syracuse Orange visit the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Saturday, they likely won't be lining up against the quarterback they were looking for.