***OFFICIAL NEBRASKA AT MINNESOTA IN-GAME THREAD!!!***

Stan

Active member
Here we are, we've won 7 games in a row, sitting at 5-0 and a night home game against one of the top programs from the 80s and 90s and a fellow division foe. The crowd will be rocking, the Bank will be packed and the Gophers have a massive chance to separate themselves from the pretenders.

Get loud Gopher fans.

AND GET 'ER DONE FLECK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

BTChamp

Member
Watching Big Ten Tailgate, glad to see they spend 20 minutes talking about Nerdbraska, and follow it up with about 30 seconds on the Gophers. I exaggerated, but very little. We can see the favoritism for the money schools.
Reason I bring this up is; Minnesota has not had a great recent history (good at times but not a great time in the last 40-50 years), but hopefully if Minnesota wins against N, they are not thought of as an afterthought.
 

BilldGopher

Section 211
Accounting for conditions and opponent, need all three phases of our game to be at least average today...with minimal unforced errors. Good O-line play...creating holes and protecting Tanner...should give us the points needed for the W. D needs to handle Wan'Dale Robinson and QB scrambles (no matter who's back there for NU). No special teams breakdowns a must.

Go Gophers!
 

PMWinSTP

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Their time is OVER...sick and tired of hearing of what a great football team they are...

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Panthadad2

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Watching Big Ten Tailgate, glad to see they spend 20 minutes talking about Nerdbraska, and follow it up with about 30 seconds on the Gophers. I exaggerated, but very little. We can see the favoritism for the money schools.
Reason I bring this up is; Minnesota has not had a great recent history (good at times but not a great time in the last 40-50 years), but hopefully if Minnesota wins against N, they are not thought of as an afterthought.
I love Dave Revsine and his weekly dramatic intro to BG10 Tailgate, but he referred to this game as a "border battle" in that intro. Close, but not quite.
 

Bordergopher

Active member
So does the bad weather favor one team over the other? I’m referring more to style of play, schemes and key-position talent comparisons, as I don’t think our team is necessarily more “accustomed” to playing in bad weather.


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theTurning

Member
So does the bad weather favor one team over the other? I’m referring more to style of play, schemes and key-position talent comparisons, as I don’t think our team is necessarily more “accustomed” to playing in bad weather.


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Feel like it favors the Gophers, regardless of playing style. If I’m a Nebraska kid I want nothing to do with a road night game in cold, wet conditions.
 

MirandaB

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I feel like the wind is going to wreak havoc on passing and we’re going to have to rely on our O line to let our running game go crazy. I hope for few to no punts by the Gophers.


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Gibson

Member
Some interesting numbers heading into today's game:

Longest Active Winning Streaks
1Clemson20
2Ohio State12
3Appalachian State11
4Florida10
5Minnesota, Baylor, Wake Forest7
*App State's Wednesday win already included.*


Career Passing Yards
1Adam Weber10,917
2-9......
10Tony Dungy3,515
...Tanner Morgan2,651
*396 yards vs Purdue ties for 7th best in a single game.*

Career Passing TD's
1Adam Weber72
2-8......
9Tony Dungy25
10Tanner Morgan22

Single Season Passing TD's
1Adam Weber ('07)24
2-8......
9Dungy, Cockerham, Weber ('08)15
...Tanner Morgan12


Career Rushing Yards
1Darrell Thompson4,518
2Laurence Maroney3,933
3Thomas Hamner3,810
4Rodney Smith3,498

Career Rushing TD's
1Darrell Thompson40
2-4......
5Laurence Maroney32
6Rodney Smith24


Career Receptions
1Eric Decker227
2Ron Johnson196
3Tutu Atwell171
4Ernie Wheelwright159
5Tyler Johnson155

Career Receiving Yards
1Eric Decker3,119
2Ron Johnson2,931
3Tutu Atwell2,640
4Ernie Wheelwright2,434
5Tyler Johnson2,337
6-9......
10Drew Wolitarsky1,749
...Rashod Bateman1,241

Career Receiving TD's
1Ron Johnson31
2Ernie Wheelwright26
3Tyler Johnson25
4-9......
10Douglas, Thelwell14
...Rashod Bateman10
 

WorkingMyTailOff

Active member
Some interesting numbers heading into today's game:

Longest Active Winning Streaks
1Clemson20
2Ohio State12
3Appalachian State11
4Florida10
5Minnesota, Baylor, Wake Forest7
*App State's Wednesday win already included.*


Career Passing Yards
1Adam Weber10,917
2-9......
10Tony Dungy3,515
...Tanner Morgan2,651
*396 yards vs Purdue ties for 7th best in a single game.*

Career Passing TD's
1Adam Weber72
2-8......
9Tony Dungy25
10Tanner Morgan22

Single Season Passing TD's
1Adam Weber ('07)24
2-8......
9Dungy, Cockerham, Weber ('08)15
...Tanner Morgan12


Career Rushing Yards
1Darrell Thompson4,518
2Laurence Maroney3,933
3Thomas Hamner3,810
4Rodney Smith3,498

Career Rushing TD's
1Darrell Thompson40
2-4......
5Laurence Maroney32
6Rodney Smith24


Career Receptions
1Eric Decker227
2Ron Johnson196
3Tutu Atwell171
4Ernie Wheelwright159
5Tyler Johnson155

Career Receiving Yards
1Eric Decker3,119
2Ron Johnson2,931
3Tutu Atwell2,640
4Ernie Wheelwright2,434
5Tyler Johnson2,337
6-9......
10Drew Wolitarsky1,749
...Rashod Bateman1,241

Career Receiving TD's
1Ron Johnson31
2Ernie Wheelwright26
3Tyler Johnson25
4-9......
10Douglas, Thelwell14
...Rashod Bateman10
Awesome post. Thanks and the chili continues to get warmer.
 

Word

Eats difficult conversations
Some interesting numbers heading into today's game:

Longest Active Winning Streaks
1Clemson20
2Ohio State12
3Appalachian State11
4Florida10
5Minnesota, Baylor, Wake Forest7
*App State's Wednesday win already included.*


Career Passing Yards
1Adam Weber10,917
2-9......
10Tony Dungy3,515
...Tanner Morgan2,651
*396 yards vs Purdue ties for 7th best in a single game.*

Career Passing TD's
1Adam Weber72
2-8......
9Tony Dungy25
10Tanner Morgan22

Single Season Passing TD's
1Adam Weber ('07)24
2-8......
9Dungy, Cockerham, Weber ('08)15
...Tanner Morgan12


Career Rushing Yards
1Darrell Thompson4,518
2Laurence Maroney3,933
3Thomas Hamner3,810
4Rodney Smith3,498

Career Rushing TD's
1Darrell Thompson40
2-4......
5Laurence Maroney32
6Rodney Smith24


Career Receptions
1Eric Decker227
2Ron Johnson196
3Tutu Atwell171
4Ernie Wheelwright159
5Tyler Johnson155

Career Receiving Yards
1Eric Decker3,119
2Ron Johnson2,931
3Tutu Atwell2,640
4Ernie Wheelwright2,434
5Tyler Johnson2,337
6-9......
10Drew Wolitarsky1,749
...Rashod Bateman1,241

Career Receiving TD's
1Ron Johnson31
2Ernie Wheelwright26
3Tyler Johnson25
4-9......
10Douglas, Thelwell14
...Rashod Bateman10
Leidner with one more career rush td than Maroney [emoji3].

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hungan1

Active member
Accounting for conditions and opponent, need all three phases of our game to be at least average today...with minimal unforced errors. Good O-line play...creating holes and protecting Tanner...should give us the points needed for the W. D needs to handle Wan'Dale Robinson and QB scrambles (no matter who's back there for NU). No special teams breakdowns a must.

Go Gophers!
+1

I'm a bit leery about a weather related let-down. This could easily turn either way.
 

Pompous Elitist

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Their time is OVER...sick and tired of hearing of what a great football team they are...

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:clap: PJ, assuming we win through Oct get this kid in for the PSU pregame talk.
 

A_Slab_of_Bacon

Active member
Question.


I'm bringing someone older to the game who is a bit slower/ weak walking.

Are the golf carts I see driving people around available to anyone?


Would be handy for this game.
 
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