Found October 25, 2011 on Taking Bad Schotz:
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The University of Minnesota reported today that they signed Head Football Coach Jerry Kill to a 7-year extension. Athletic director Joel Maturi stated that “Kill has proved over the past 10 months what a great fit he is at the University of Minnesota.” While this may not be the biggest news in the world of sports, it is definitely something worth talking about. Minnesota is 1-6 (0-3) this year with their only win coming over Miami of Ohio. They have losses to both New Mexico State and North Dakota State and have been outscored in their 3 Big 10 games by a grand total of 144-31. I was in the Big House for the 58-0 when Minnesota visited Michigan, and I can safely say this is a bottom three team in all of college football. As if the on field performance was not bad enough, Jerry Kill suffered a seizure on the sideline in the final seconds of the New Mexico State game, the third sideline seizure of his career. I respect Kill for his passion for the game and commitment to the Minnesota ...
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MINNEAPOLIS The University of Minnesota announced Tuesday that first-year football coach Jerry Kill signed a seven-year contract that will run through February 2018. Kill, 50, took over an embattled Gophers program last December after former coach Tim Brewster was fired near the end of his fourth season as coach. Minnesota finished 3-9 last year, including wins in its final two...
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