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Video Vault: Tebowing? Goldy Gopher mocks praying football player in 2009

Tebowing? Try Goldy-ing. Here's a clip from 2009 when Minnesota's mascot poked fun at a Penn State football player who was praying before the game. For the record, the U of M apologized for the rodent's actions and the Gophers lost, 20-0.
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