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  1. Spring football replay: What the Gophers learnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Star Tribune

    ... running game remains a major strength . David Cobb saved this team last year, rushing for 1,202 yards after Donnell Kirkwood, Rodrick Williams and Berkley Edwards suffered injuries. Now, all four of those players are back healthy, running behind an ...

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  2. Gophers football: Williams battling for playing timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | TwinCities

    ... Texas Bowl. Williams, who started six games last season, couldn't wait to compete with starter David Cobb, Donnell Kirkwood and Edwards. At one point, Williams looked like a potential long-term starter when he replaced an injured Kirkwood and rushed ...

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  3. Redshirt freshman from Michigan could give U's offense another dimensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Star Tribune

    ... heal, so he redshirted, while David Cobb emerged as the team's first 1,200-yard rusher since 2006. Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood, the team's leading rusher from 2012, are both back as seniors, and junior tailback Rodrick Williams has had a strong ...

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  4. Gopher Football: Spring Game PreviewRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Daily Gopher

    ... he took control of the starting spot and would not relinquish it. Also entering his senior season will be Donnell Kirkwood who suffered several injuries after starting the season as the #1 running back. He has looked good this spring and will try ...

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  5. Gophers football: Kill promises air show in spring gameRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | TwinCities

    ... to Cobb in rushing last season, might not have to run as often with a deeper backfield. Seniors Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood have been pushed by freshman Berkley Edwards and junior Rodrick Williams this spring. Kirkwood, Edwards and Williams had a few ...

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  6. Spring game preview: MinnesotaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | ESPN

    ... Offensive coordinator Matt Limegrover knows he can still pound the ball with veteran backs David Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood , plus Leidner. Top recruit Jeff Jones is also on the way. If Minnesota's offense can move the ball effectively against its ...

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  7. Berkley Edwards: Gophers ready to unleash 'lightning in a bottle'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | TwinCities

    ... have praised his growth and maturity. "With him, it's just a confidence thing," senior running back Donnell Kirkwood said. "He was kind of quiet when he first came in. He's still quiet, but he smiles now, he laughs now. On the weekend, he's over ...

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  8. Joe Christensen: Gophers RB Williams is on a missionRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Star Tribune

    ... Edwards - while only 5-9, 190 pounds - looks like something entirely new and dynamic for the offense. And Donnell Kirkwood is running much better after spraining his ankle in last year's season opener. Don't forget: Kirkwood led this team with 926 ...

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  9. Gophers football: David Cobb not running from backfield competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | TwinCities

    ... lasted so long, but he expects Minnesota's success running the ball to continue with Cobb and Jones. Senior Donnell Kirkwood, junior Rodrick Williams and redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards give the Gophers the most tailback depth they've had in ...

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  10. Kill guarantees Gophers offense will be betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... David Cobb, who rushed for 1,202 yards last year as a junior. Running back depth should be a strength. Donnell Kirkwood and Rodrick Williams return, and the team can't wait to unveil redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards, who is who is small (5-9, 190 ...

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  11. Spring position breakdown: RBsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | ESPN

    ... David Cobb leads the group after rushing for 1,202 yards and seven touchdowns as a sophomore. Veterans Donnell Kirkwood and Rodrick Williams Jr . are still around, and highly touted redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards will take the field after missing ...

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  12. Power Ranking Top 5 Big Ten RBs Pre-2014 Spring PracticeRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... and in 2013 there were a few. Minnesota's David Cobb was one of those players, emerging from the shadow of Donnell Kirkwood and his near 1,000-yard season in 2012. Cobb's starting job wasn't guaranteed to start the year, but he quickly took ...

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  13. Gophers get their guy: Washburn running back Jeff JonesRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Jones and Rodney Smith, from Jonesboro, Ga., boosted the running back depth for a team with David Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood entering their senior year. Desperate for wide receivers, the Gophers added three players rated by Rivals.com as three-star ...

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  14. Gophers get their guy: Washburn running back Jeff JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Jones and Rodney Smith, from Jonesboro, Ga., boosted the running back depth for a team with David Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood entering their senior year. Desperate for wide receivers, the Gophers added three players rated by Rivals.com as three-star ...

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  15. Minnesota Football Recruiting: Rodney Smith signs with the Golden GophersRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | The Daily Gopher

    ... than fast. Limited. Minnesota has a potentially crowded backfield situation in 2014 with David Cobb , Donnell Kirkwood , Roderick Williams, Berkley Edwards and Jeff Jones all vying for carries. Smith is also a year removed from an ACL tear and could ...

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  16. Minnesota Football Recruiting: Rodney Smith CommitsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | The Daily Gopher

    ... in the form of lightning quick Berkley Edwards and the bruising Roderick Williams. Since Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood will graduate this season, adding backs capable of getting feed the ball constantly was incredibly important this particular cycle. ...

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  17. 2013 Texas Bowl: Syracuse vs. Minnesota TV Listing, History, Odds & MoreRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... DB Steven Montgomery were teammates at Florida's Miramar High School while Brisly Estime and Minnesota RB Donnell Kirkwood and LB Jephete Matilus are all from Delray Beach, FL. and played together at Atlantic High School. Coaching Bio : Kill spent a ...

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  18. Texas Bowl Preview: Q&A With The Daily GopherRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... featured a different quarterback, Max Shortell (now it is Philip Nelson and Mitch Leidner ), running back, Donnell Kirkwood (now David Cobb and Leidner lead team in rushing), and a slew of different receivers. How has the Gophers done such a good ...

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  19. Gophers' Cobb eager for Texas two-stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2013 | ESPN

    ... 2013 season. He had only one carry last season, during garbage time against Iowa. Minnesota returned Donnell Kirkwood , who led the team with 926 rushing yards in 2012, and Rodrick Williams Jr . They both powered the ground attack against Texas Tech ...

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  20. Gophers football: Cobb gets a healthy push from familyRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Stars and Stripes

    ... a third-stringer to a starter after the seventh game of the season. He got his shot because of injuries to Donnell Kirkwood and Rodrick Williams. A proud dad talked about how he knew his son had the talent to play well. Cobb strung together four ...

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