ST. LOUIS -- Aaron Hill uses the word "surreal" to describe his journey.
It's hard to believe, really.
The St. Louis native has already beaten long odds to get here, going from three-sport standout at nearby Lutheran High School in St. Charles to walk-on linebacker at the University of Minnesota. Now he's trying to do it all over again as an undrafted rookie free...
As an undrafted rookie free agent with the Rams, Aaron Hill faces a battle to make the 53-man roster.
But it is not a completely unfamiliar position for him.
Hill, who starred in football, basketball and track at Lutheran High of St. Charles County, began his college football career as a walk-on at the University of Minnesota and finished up as a three-year starter and a team leader...
No. 70 Minnesota Golden Gophers (6-7) Coach Jerry Kill (third season, 9-16 at Minnesota, 136-89 overall)Returning Starters: 17, 10 offense, 6 defense, 1 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 69Strength of Schedule: 33 The Minnesota Golden Gophers enter their third season under coach Jerry Kill with hope for continued improvement after going from 3-9 in 2011 to six wins and a bowl game...
2012 Record: 6-7 (2-6 in Big Ten)
Head Coach: Jerry Kill (9-16 at Minnesota, 136-89 All-Time)
Last Bowl Game: 2012 Meineke Car Care Bowl: lost to Texas Tech 34-31
Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN (capacity = 55455)
Home Field Advantage: ranked 43rd out of 69 BCS teams
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Out of Conference: 8/29 vs...