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  1. Jones not likely to play for Gophers this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Star Tribune

    ... all signs point to a redshirt season. The Gophers running back depth chart has seniors David Cobb and Donnell Kirkwood, junior Rodrick Williams and redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards. Jones would be getting a late start, as most of the team's ...

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  2. Minnesota Golden Gophers 2014 position breakdown: Running backsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Examiner.com

    ... into a big play. The reserves combine a wide array of complementary skill sets. Rodrick Williams Jr. and Donnell Kirkwood are big backs that aren't going to run past any defender, but will run through them. Redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards is a ...

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  3. Preseason position preview: RBsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | ESPN

    ... himself in Big Ten play with five 100-yard rushing performances. There's veteran depth behind him with Donnell Kirkwood and Rodrick Williams Jr. , and fan favorite Berkley Edwards enters the mix after missing last season with an injury. The Gophers ...

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  4. Gophers' top recruit Jones still academically ineligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Star Tribune

    ... y had strong running back depth going into this season, with seniors David Cobb (1,202 yards last year) and Donnell Kirkwood (926 yards in 2012), junior Rodrick Williams and redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards.

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  5. Minnesota Football Recruiting: RB Jeff Jones ACT score falls short, future uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | The Daily Gopher

    ... joined what was becoming a crowded tailback spot this fall. The Gophers return leading rusher David Cobb, Donnell Kirkwood and Roderick "Nugget" Williams, Jr., while also welcome redshirt freshman Berkley Edwards into the mix. Jerry Kill showed a ...

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  6. Q&A: Minnesota QB Mitch LeidnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | ESPN

    Quarterback competitions dominated the Big Ten landscape this spring, but one race we expected to continue after the 2013 season never really got started.

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

    Apr 13, 2014 | 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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  8. Gophers football: Williams battling for playing timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2014 | 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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  9. Redshirt freshman from Michigan could give U's offense another dimensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | 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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  10. Gopher Football: Spring Game PreviewRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | 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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  11. Gophers football: Kill promises air show in spring gameRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | 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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  12. Spring game preview: MinnesotaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | 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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  13. Berkley Edwards: Gophers ready to unleash 'lightning in a bottle'Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | 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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  14. Joe Christensen: Gophers RB Williams is on a missionRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | 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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  15. Gophers football: David Cobb not running from backfield competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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