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Week 3 Redshirt Tracker for Gopher Football freshmen

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Tracking the freshmen who retain redshirt eligibility for Gopher football and who is burning a year.

NCAA Football: Miami (Ohio) at Minnesota Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

Three games are in the books, the Big Ten season is upon us and we shall see how the staff utilizes the game participation as we go. Reiterating that I am strictly going off of the official participation report from the GopherSports.com box score.

Participated in a Game

  • QB - Zack Annexstad (3) - 60% completion, 142 yards and 2 TDs in the Miami game, 537 yards passing, 4 TD, 0 INT and 57% completion for the year
  • WR - Rashod Bateman (3) - weird game with 3 catches but -6 yards receiving
  • RB - Bryce Williams (3) - starting tailback who recorded 187 all-purpose yards against Miami, 269 total rushing yards in 3 games
  • TE - Max Janes (3) - walk on, plays on special teams
  • OG - Curtis Dunlap Jr. (1)
  • OT - Daniel Faalele (1)
  • TE - Brevyn Spann-Ford (1)

Interesting that the two big offensive linemen who played in the New Mexico State game have not yet played again. They will get in 3 more times, you can be sure of that. But when?

  • CB - Terell Smith (3)
  • LB - Thomas Rush (3)
  • DB - Benny Sapp III (3)
  • DB - Jordan Howden (3)
  • LB - Braelen Oliver (2) - participated in NMSU and Miami games
  • LB - Mariano Sori-Marin (2) - New Mexico State action, recorded a tackle against Miami
  • DL - Jamaal Teague (2) -participated in NMSU and Miami games
  • S - Josh Aune (1)
  • DL - Mayan Ahanotu (1)

Has Not Yet Participated

  • RB - Nolan Edmonds
  • WR - Jornell Manns
  • WR - Erik Gibson
  • OL - Austin Beier
  • OL - Nathan Boe
  • OL - Jack York
  • OL - Grant Norton

  • DB - CJ Smith
  • DE - Alex Reigelsperger
  • DL - Abi N-Okonji

Notable Upperclassmen

  • Justus Harris (SO) (3)
  • Nate Umlor (SO) - not yet played
  • Shannon Brooks (SR) - not yet played, expected to play 4 games at the end of the season

Has Exceeded 4 Games

TBD