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Minnesota Golden Gophers Passing

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota ▪ Colors: Maroon & Gold
Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium (cap. 50,000)
Record: 123 Years, 644-484-42, .568 W-L% (Major School)

Conferences: Big Ten, Western and Ind
Conference Champion: 18 Times
Bowls: 15 Bowls, 5-10, .333 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 5 Times (Preseason), 14 Times (Final), 159 Weeks (Total)

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Since 1956

Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
1 Adam Weber* 909 1594 57.0 10917 6.8 6.3 72 51 123.1 398 873 2.2 10
2 Bryan Cupito* 513 918 55.9 7446 8.1 8.1 55 25 138.3 90 3 0.0 0
3 Cory Sauter 539 945 57.0 6834 7.2 6.5 40 34 124.6 261 -226 -0.9 8
4 Asad Abdul-Khaliq* 481 846 56.9 6660 7.9 7.8 55 25 138.5 285 1158 4.1 16
5 Marquel Fleetwood 465 876 53.1 5279 6.0 4.3 18 41 101.1 339 875 2.6 15
6 Rickey Foggie 292 628 46.5 4903 7.8 6.6 33 32 119.2 510 2038 4.0 24
7 Mike Hohensee 392 722 54.3 4792 6.6 5.6 33 31 116.5 128 63 0.5 5
8 Tim Schade 322 627 51.4 3986 6.4 5.4 22 23 109.0 61 31 0.5 2
9 Tony Dungy 274 586 46.8 3515 6.0 4.2 25 35 99.3 413 1165 2.8 16
10 Billy Cockerham* 252 485 52.0 3483 7.2 6.2 29 24 122.1 341 1280 3.8 12
11 Scott Schaffner 278 515 54.0 3472 6.7 5.6 21 22 115.5 222 174 0.8 6
12 Mark Carlson 255 447 57.0 3103 6.9 5.6 17 21 118.5 122 -123 -1.0 1
13 Craig Curry 226 505 44.8 3060 6.1 4.6 16 24 96.6 227 734 3.2 14
14 John Hankinson 198 394 50.3 2567 6.5 4.9 17 22 108.1 183 318 1.7 10
15 Travis Cole 189 338 55.9 2545 7.5 7.1 16 10 128.9 90 196 2.2 4
16 Phil Hagen 211 421 50.1 2374 5.6 4.0 12 21 96.9 123 121 1.0 2
17 Philip Nelson* 169 338 50.0 2179 6.4 5.6 17 14 112.5 162 548 3.4 6
18 Marqueis Gray* 150 295 50.8 2053 7.0 6.2 14 11 117.5 341 1731 5.1 12
19 Scott Eckers 147 262 56.1 1884 7.2 5.4 15 17 122.4 34 -40 -1.2 1
20 Sandy Stephens* 100 297 33.7 1571 5.3 2.1 13 27 74.4 228 888 3.9 17
Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
21 Greg Murphy 115 242 47.5 1410 5.8 3.3 6 16 91.4 36 -70 -1.9 0
22 Wendell Avery 99 197 50.3 1194 6.1 4.5 7 10 102.7 130 54 0.4 0
23 Max Shortell* 91 170 53.5 1162 6.8 5.9 8 7 118.2 45 62 1.4 0
24 Brett Sadek 91 204 44.6 1152 5.6 4.7 8 8 97.1 76 -50 -0.7 0
25 Alan Holt 80 159 50.3 1050 6.6 5.9 6 5 111.9 95 149 1.6 2
26 Tim Salem 94 197 47.7 999 5.1 2.1 2 14 79.4 70 8 0.1 2
27 Larry Johnson 56 143 39.2 903 6.3 2.9 5 13 85.6 38 22 0.6 2
28 Phillip Nelson* 75 152 49.3 873 5.7 4.4 8 8 104.4 69 184 2.7 0
29 Duane Blaska* 71 157 45.2 862 5.5 3.4 8 11 94.1 62 107 1.7 2
30 Curt Wilson 61 140 43.6 833 6.0 3.7 9 11 99.1 225 818 3.6 12
31 Andy Persby* 67 157 42.7 766 4.9 4.0 4 5 85.7 30 -2 -0.1 0
32 Bob Morgan 57 141 40.4 757 5.4 0.5 4 17 70.8 229 668 2.9 5
33 Jim Reese 45 127 35.4 684 5.4 0.5 3 15 64.8 101 121 1.2 1
34 Bob Sadek 60 136 44.1 673 4.9 2.9 2 7 80.2 60 -61 -1.0 4
35 Larry Carlson 62 119 52.1 653 5.5 4.6 6 5 106.4 46 -164 -3.6 0
36 Mitch Leidner* 43 78 55.1 619 7.9 8.1 3 1 131.9 102 407 4.0 7
37 Ray Stephens 36 105 34.3 572 5.4 1.3 3 11 68.5 70 160 2.3 2
38 Bob Cox 37 106 34.9 508 4.8 1.0 7 12 74.3 214 868 4.1
39 John Lawing 38 80 47.5 457 5.7 2.2 4 8 92.0 146 404 2.8 5
40 Benji Kamrath* 26 50 52.0 391 7.8 7.2 3 2 129.5 18 2 0.1 2
Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
41 Dick Larson 27 58 46.6 341 5.9 4.5 5 4 110.6 96 183 1.9
42 Shortell 26 54 48.1 309 5.7 4.8 2 2 101.0 11 14 1.3 0
43 Joe Salem* 14 37 37.8 305 8.2 6.9 2 2 114.1 54 133 2.5 2
44 Rob St. Sauver 28 47 59.6 303 6.4 5.4 2 2 119.3 5 -28 -5.6 0
45 Jason Murdock 18 45 40.0 263 5.8 3.7 2 3 90.4 9 1 0.1 0
46 Robert Johnson* 19 45 42.2 235 5.2 1.2 0 4 68.3 29 28 1.0 3
47 Larry Peterson 16 43 37.2 230 5.3 -0.9 0 6 54.2 51 137 2.7 0
48 Tony Mortensen* 14 39 35.9 179 4.6 1.6 1 3 67.5 10 37 3.7 1
49 Rick Upchurch 8 15 53.3 152 10.1 8.5 1 1 147.1 294 1783 6.1 13
50 Marc Trestman 10 40 25.0 151 3.8 0.4 0 3 41.7 32 31 1.0 1
51 Preston Gruening* 4 4 100.0 126 31.5 36.5 1 0 447.1 2 -1 -0.5 1
52 Mark Tonn 5 8 62.5 102 12.8 4.0 1 2 160.9
53 David Pittman* 1 1 100.0 75 75.0 75.0 0 0 730.0 1 -9 -9.0 0
54 Ryan Keller* 3 15 20.0 71 4.7 3.1 1 1 68.4 1 5 5.0 0
55 Thomas Tapeh* 2 2 100.0 69 34.5 44.5 1 0 554.8 410 1958 4.8 24
56 Marion Barber 2 4 50.0 68 17.0 10.8 1 1 225.3 656 3087 4.7 33
57 Dan Ford 5 12 41.7 65 5.4 1.7 0 1 70.5 9 63 7.0 0
58 Walt Bowser 6 22 27.3 63 2.9 -5.3 0 4 15.0 36 113 3.1 0
59 Marion Barber III* 4 7 57.1 59 8.4 1.3 2 2 165.1 575 3276 5.7 35
60 Greg Olson 5 20 25.0 54 2.7 0.5 0 1 37.7 3 10 3.3 0
Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
61 Gil Fash 2 10 20.0 50 5.0 -6.5 1 3 35.0 14 -2 -0.1 0
62 Danny Upchurch* 1 2 50.0 50 25.0 25.0 0 0 260.0 6 45 7.5 0
63 George Kemp 3 5 60.0 49 9.8 0.8 0 1 102.3 181 656 3.6 0
64 Eric Decker* 3 4 75.0 49 12.3 22.3 2 0 342.9 15 114 7.6 1
65 Andy Hare 4 22 18.2 44 2.0 -5.3 1 4 13.6 22 85 3.9 0
66 Todd Stout 2 5 40.0 44 8.8 -0.2 0 1 73.9 1 3 3.0 0
67 Ryan Rindels* 2 3 66.7 42 14.0 5.7 1 1 227.6 1 -12 -12.0 0
68 Blake Haudan* 1 1 100.0 40 40.0 40.0 0 0 436.0
69 Tellis Redmon* 2 4 50.0 37 9.3 14.3 1 0 210.2 444 2235 5.0 13
70 Bill Swats 4 9 44.4 35 3.9 3.9 0 0 77.1 9 -21 -2.3 0
71 Tutu Atwell 1 1 100.0 31 31.0 51.0 1 0 690.4 25 175 7.0 1
72 Rob Jones 4 6 66.7 28 4.7 4.7 0 0 105.9 2 23 11.5 0
73 Jakari Wallace* 1 1 100.0 27 27.0 27.0 0 0 326.8 17 90 5.3 1
74 Justin Conzemius 1 1 100.0 25 25.0 25.0 0 0 310.0 4 32 8.0 0
75 Mike Cadwell 2 6 33.3 22 3.7 3.7 0 0 64.1 1 -8 -8.0 0
76 Darrell Thompson 2 2 100.0 22 11.0 31.0 2 0 522.4 911 4518 5.0 40
77 Mike Maciejowski* 1 3 33.3 18 6.0 6.0 0 0 83.7 4 18 4.5 0
78 John Wintermute 1 3 33.3 17 5.7 -9.3 0 1 14.3 189 694 3.7 0
79 Steve Olsen 2 12 16.7 17 1.4 -6.1 0 2 -4.8 17 -21 -1.2 1
80 Greg Pylatiuk 1 3 33.3 16 5.3 -9.7 0 1 11.5
Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
81 Bob Soltis 1 2 50.0 16 8.0 8.0 0 0 117.2 88 408 4.6 1
82 Adam Kelly 1 1 100.0 15 15.0 15.0 0 0 226.0
83 Roselle Richardson 1 3 33.3 14 4.7 11.3 1 0 182.5 107 485 4.5 1
84 Bob Schultz 1 2 50.0 14 7.0 7.0 0 0 108.8 94 460 4.9
85 Pinky McNamara 1 2 50.0 12 6.0 6.0 0 0 100.4 24 80 3.3
86 Justin Kucek* 2 3 66.7 12 4.0 4.0 0 0 100.3 1 8 8.0 0
87 Ron Holty 1 1 100.0 12 12.0 12.0 0 0 200.8
88 Barry Mayer 1 1 100.0 12 12.0 12.0 0 0 200.8 381 1829 4.8 8
89 Norman Anderson 1 3 33.3 11 3.7 10.3 1 0 174.1 12 67 5.6
90 Adam Ernst* 1 1 100.0 10 10.0 30.0 1 0 514.0
91 Duane Bennett* 2 2 100.0 10 5.0 15.0 1 0 307.0 526 2126 4.0 17
92 Brent Herbel 1 1 100.0 9 9.0 9.0 0 0 175.6 2 15 7.5 0
93 William Chorske 1 2 50.0 6 3.0 3.0 0 0 75.2 30 101 3.4 0
94 Dave Lindblom 1 2 50.0 5 2.5 2.5 0 0 71.0 54 190 3.5
95 Peter Mortell* 1 1 100.0 5 5.0 5.0 0 0 142.0 1 7 7.0 0
96 Ron Johnson* 1 3 33.3 2 0.7 7.3 1 0 148.9 1 -27 -27.0 0
97 Dwayne McMullen 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 7 -19 -2.7 0
98 Jeff Anhorn 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
99 Laurence Maroney* 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 660 3933 6.0 32
100 Garrison Harmann 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
Passing Rushing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate Att Yds Avg TD
101 Michael Baker 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
102 Brandon Green* 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 -3 -3.0 0
103 Arland Bruce* 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 15 120 8.0 1
104 Bob Sudler 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 4 12 3.0 0
105 Keswic Joiner 0 3 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 8 -3 -0.4 1
106 Tom Pence 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 -22.5 0 1 -100.0 1 -5 -5.0 0
107 Spergon Wynn 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0 3 8 2.7 0
108 Bob Haake 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0 5 4 0.8
109 Gary Russell* 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 210 1274 6.1 18
110 Kj Maye* 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 19 76 4.0 0
111 Mike Moe 0 3 0.0 0 0.0 -15.0 0 1 -66.7 17 17 1.0 0
112 Bill Kauth* 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 182 616 3.4 3
113 Ron Kullas 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
114 Dean Kaufman 2 2 100.0 -3 -1.5 -1.5 0 0 87.4 1 -9 -9.0 0