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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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Homes shot at randomly in Wisconsin; residents nearly struck

The people inside the homes were nearly struck, according to the  Juneau County Sheriff’s Office.

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Charges: Man killed roommate's 4 pet ferrets after argument

He told police he swears one of the ferrets was "laughing and breathing" as he kept shooting it in the head, charges state.

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St. Cloud 27-year-old ID'd as victim of homicide near U of M

The shooting, which also injured two others, occurred Thursday near the 500 block of 15th Avenue South.

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What happens to the Vikings if Aaron Rodgers leaves the NFC North?

Rodgers said he isn't interested in rebuilding in Green Bay, is it time for the Vikings to pounce or stay the course?

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Sheriff: Men found unresponsive in garage died of cocaine overdose

Two of the three men found unresponsive in an Eyota garage last week died of a drug overdose, a preliminary autopsy found.

Anthony Edwards

Ant's injury clouds Timberwolves' victory over the Nets

The Timberwolves star was injured in the final minutes on Sunday night.

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Byron native Ayoka Lee sets NCAA record for points in a game

The Kansas State forward broke a record shared by former Gopher Rachel Banham.

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It's going to be stupid cold again Tuesday and Wednesday

They'll almost certainly be the 10th and 11th days with subzero temps this month.

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An early look at 2012 Gopher football

The dust has barely settled after Jerry Kill's tumultuous first year as head coach at the U of M. However, The Daily Gopher is already breaking down what the team will look like in 2012. It could be a breakout year for the offense.

Heads up: Rollout of new Gophers football uniforms starts with helmet

The U of M is unveiling the new Golden Gopher football uniforms a little at a time, starting at the top with the helmet.

Video: Gophers-UNLV highlights

Didn't see the Gophers-Rebels game in the wee hours last night? Here's what you missed, as Minnesota pulled it out 30-27 in triple overtime.

Video Vault: Goldy Gopher dials in 'Call Me Maybe' with Big 10 mascots

This one is an instant classic, in a summer of 2012 sort of way. Also: Who wouldn't want to be a mascot for just a day?

Ex-Gopher Decker is Tebow's top target

Former Golden Gopher Eric Decker is the No. 1 wide receiver for the Denver Broncos. He emerged as the top target after Brandon Lloyd was traded to the Rams. Although he isn't targeted as much with Tim Tebow running the offense, he's still found the end zone eight times.

Gophers unveil new Nike-designed football uniforms

The University of Minnesota football program will have a fresh new look to kick-off the 2012 season. The team unveiled the new Nike uniforms Friday afternoon. The Gophers haven't changed their uniforms since 2008.