According to Minnesota HC Jerry Kill, redshirt junior QB Mitch Leidner has been "the best [Kill's] seen him look since [Kill's] been [t]here."
According to Minnesota HC Jerry Kill, the team will not be using a no-huddle offense this season.
Minnesota sophomore WR Jeff Jones missed Wednesday's practice with an unspecified injury.
Minnesota HC Jerry Krill indicated that true freshman RB Shannon Brooks would need to continue to work on protection in the passing game.
NFL Media analyst Chad Reuter wrote that Minnesota redshirt senior OLB De'Vondre Campbell is "just scratching the surface of his potential."
Minnesota redshirt senior edge rusher Theiren Cockran "has the get-off to pressure the edge and the long strides to chase plays from behind, potentially setting up a move to the rush linebacker position," notes NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline reports that NFL scouts grade Minnesota CB Briean Boddy-Calhoun above teammate CB Eric Murray, but he has that order flipped.
Minnesota coach Jerry Kill told reports that he's been seizure-free for over a year and a half.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline "think[s] highly" of Minnesota redshirt senior OLB De'Vondre Campbell.
Minnesota redshirt senior CB Briean Boddy-Calhoun is "willing to throw his body into ball carriers to stop them in their tracks, making him an interesting nickel prospect (which is basically a starting position in the NFL nowadays)," notes NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
ESPN's Mel Kiper ranks Minnesota senior CB Eric Murray as the No. 2 senior cornerback prospect in the land.
NFL Media ranks Minnesota No. 15 on its list of college football’s potential surprise teams.
Redshirt junior OLB De'Vondre Campbell "never lets up with consistent hustle through the whistle each snap," CBS Sports' Dane Brugler observes.
CBS Sports' Dane Brugler notes that Minnesota redshirt senior CB Briean Boddy-Calhoun "is well-liked among scouts and might end up being the higher draft pick" between him and CB Eric Murray.
Minnesota senior CB Eric Murray "is very well-rounded with good size, speed and physicality for the position," CBS Sports' Dane Brugler observes.