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The Gophers were actually in the playoff race all the way to the last week of the regular season.
The Gophers, 5-4 in the Big Ten, finished a tumultuous season with an impressive 17-12 victory over Washington State in the Holiday Bowl to finish 9-4 overall.
Reason for doubt: The Gophers could be emotionally drained.
Gophers' fans hope that imagination carries over to the field.
Hill could yet emerge if Fleener steps in a gopher hole or something.
This club, which is set to open in December, will also feature a golf simulation experience area, which hopefully means using plastic explosives shaped like squirrels and rabbits to kill a gopher.
Popping up like gophers, the piece encourages you to look at strangers with a whole new perspective.
These birds work alone, flying out solo in search of prey including snakes, fish, frogs, gophers or even small birds.
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First Known Use: 1791See Words from the same year
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