The Gophers have talent on the defensive line, but a staggering lack of underclassmen could hurt them
Injuries were a significant factor last season in Minnesota's sub-.500 season. Will the Gophers rebound in 2016? And who will hoist the "$5 Bits of Broken Chair Trophy" this November?
The Purdue-Minnesota series is normally pretty close, but we're a long way from shootouts in the Metrodome.
Moving on to the defensive projected starters. This side of the ball is going to be pretty interesting. Key returners will give this unit a base of reliable studs to be mixed in with a handful of...