The same running gag as Gophers fall to Badgers again

  • Article by: PHIL MILLER , Star Tribune
  • Updated: October 21, 2012 - 6:43 AM

For the ninth year in a row, Wisconsin used its power ground attack to claim the Axe.

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djm55422Oct. 20, 12 2:20 PM

Hey, there's always next year...hopefully for the Gophers, in Divsion II or lower.

guth54Oct. 20, 12 2:22 PM

Aw shucks. The same game plan worked great at Saginaw, Emporia, Northern and Southern Illinois. JERRY...JERRY...JERRY

vikings1Oct. 20, 12 2:23 PM

Hard to believe we've lost to a 2nd tier program like Becky 9 straight years. They got the Axe but will never sniff a national title in football, lol!

gopherfb100Oct. 20, 12 2:23 PM

I wish Coach Kill all the luck in the world. Minnesota football is a mess!

slammanOct. 20, 12 2:27 PM

Only in Minnesota is there a postive sounding headline like "despite freshman QB poise, Gophers lose". Really? We are supposed to be happy the new QB had poise while the team got their butts kicked? Go Goofers! Poise points. They lost, but they lost with poise. This program IS turning around.

fun200Oct. 20, 12 2:34 PM

I thought the defense held the Wisconsin runners in check until just before the end of the first half and then it seemed like we forgot how to tackle and never made the adjustments to counter whatever they did to open up the big holes. Disappointing.

nomorebrewOct. 20, 12 2:40 PM

Can Jer buy out the rest of the schedule and get an start early on recruiting?

bigtmnOct. 20, 12 2:43 PM

Sure would have been nice if the game had been televised on a channel that most people get. The Big Ten Network didn't even carry a game in this area.

fawnhallOct. 20, 12 2:43 PM

Where were the linebackers? Where is the tackling, go back to basics and teach how to tackle. Stoudemire was the only defensive player that is a high caliber player.

FLUXERFLIXER Oct. 20, 12 2:47 PM

Can someone tell me WHY coach Kill keeps that HORRIBLE KICKER on this team? I have NEVER seen a worse place kicker than the one the Gophers have!! Are you telling me they cant find a better kicker than that DUD? I cant even watch that guy anymore, Just awful.......


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