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Minnesota Golden Gophers Photos

Minnesota Golden Gophers Photos

  1. CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Reilly O'Toole #4 of the Illinois Fighting Illini is hit by Cedric Thompson #2 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers during the game at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Thompson was initially ejected from the game for targeting but was reinstated after review. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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    BESTPIX - CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: David Cobb #27 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers dives into the end zone for a touchdown as Zane Petty #21 of the Illinois Fighting Illini fails to make the stop at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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  2. CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Jon Davis #3 of the Illinois Fighting Illini runs the ball as Derrick Wells #3 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers tries to make the stop at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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    CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Mitch Leidner #7 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers rolls out of the pocket to pass against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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  3. CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Tyrin Stone-Davis #2 of the Illinois Fighting Illini runs the ball as Logan Hutton #17 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers pursues at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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    CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Mitch Leidner #7 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers drops back to pass against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Illinois defeated Minnesota 28-24. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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  4. CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: Maxx Williams #88 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers catches a pass as Zane Petty #21 of the Illinois Fighting Illini defends at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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    CHAMPAIGN, IL - OCTOBER 25: David Cobb #27 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers lands on his head after diving into the end zone for a touchdown against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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  5. MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 11: Mitch Leidner #7 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers carries the ball against the Northwestern Wildcats during the first quarter of the game on October 11, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Golden Gophers defeated the Wildcats 24-17. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 11: Derrick Wells #3 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers tackles Justin Jackson #28 of the Northwestern Wildcats during the second quarter of the game on October 11, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Golden Gophers defeated the Wildcats 24-17. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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