Minnesota takes a blow to their linebacking core as redshirt junior Lamonte Edwards has been kicked off the team
MINNEAPOLIS -- University of Minnesota linebacker Lamonte Edwards has been kicked off the football team for violating a team rule, a Gophers spokesman confirmed Wednesday.
According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Edwards was arrested after he stole an iPhone from a Gophers weight room on June 18. After initially claiming the phone was his, Edwards later admitted to stealing the...
Jerry Kill spent his first spring as coach at Minnesota trying to teach his offense and defense to a completely new set of players.
He's spending part of his second spring with the Golden Gophers trying to make sure all those players are in the right positions. Kill has asked several players to switch positions this season, hoping to maximize the talent he has, and the playing...
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April 21, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS Lamonte Edwards still has that running back mentality. For a linebacker, that can be advantageous.
Edwards, a redshirt sophomore on the University of Minnesota football team, made the switch from running back to linebacker in the middle of his freshman season with the Gophers. The transition was by no means seamless, and Edwards initially missed being able to carry...