Posted October 09, 2012 on
MINNEAPOLIS — Australian-born punter Christian Eldred talks about how he ended up playing football for the Golden Gophers.

Scouting the Golden Gophers

Northwestern continues its road swing with a trip up north to Minneapolis for a meeting with the Golden Gophers. offers scouting notes on NU's next opponent.

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