Philip Nelson leaving as Gophers QB
The reaction of social media to the news that Gophers quarterback and Mankato West grade Philip Nelson will be leaving Gophers for possibly Minnesota State Mankato.
- — Shane Frederick (@puckato)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:48:19Just got emailed Jerry Kill statement on Phil Nelson: “Philip is a terrific young man, and I wish him all the best as he continues his ...
- — JoeChristensen (@JoeCStrib)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:02:38Gophers QB Philip Nelson has decided to transfer. Wants an offense that "centers more on the pass game." http://www.startribune.com/sports/blogs/240624351.html …
- — Beyond the Bleachers (@beyondbleachers)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:52:19Head football coach Jerry Kill announced today that sophomore quarterback Philip Nelson will transfer from the... http://fb.me/2CyVmIBm7
- — Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:44:34Philip Nelson leaving Minnesota is no big deal. Mitch Leidner is coming on. Good QB depth, too, headed by Chris Streveler.
- — Brent Yarina (@BTNBrentYarina)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:52:03I bet Philip Nelson isn't very happy about having that redshirt taken off him during the 2012 season right about now. #gophers
- — Bryan Gottula (@gottulagit2quit)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:51:34
- — Gopher Football (@GopherFootball)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:38:32Kill on Nelson: “Philip is a terrific young man. I wish him all the best as he continues his education and football career elsewhere,” cont
- — Marcus R. Fuller (@GophersNow)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:28:56
- — Drake Borsgard (@DrakeTheSnake21)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:51:21
- — Darren Wolfson (@DarrenWolfson)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:16:06Good call, @Huckstar12. He tweeted on Oct. 18 that Nelson would transfer and cited Mankato. We'll see if the 2nd part turns out right.
- — Kurt Hildebrandt (@KurtASees)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:45:30Bummed to hear Philip Nelson is leaving Gopher football program. Was fun having a kid from Mankato on the Gophers squad. Best of luck Philip
- — Andrew Lovelette (@KWCHAndrew)Thu, Jan 16 2014 14:38:19But, disappointing in that he was heavily recruited out of Mankato and supposed to help lead the team back to respectability.
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