Gophers' Winfield Jr. Out for Season With Foot Injury

Gophers defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. on the sideline after injuring his foot vs. Maryland. Photo: Big Ten Network
Gophers defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. on the sideline after injuring his foot vs. Maryland.

September 23, 2018 04:01 PM

Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck has announced that defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a foot injury in the first quarter of their game at Maryland on Saturday.

The Gophers will file a waiver in effort to get Winfield Jr. an extra year of eligibility. If granted,Winfield would have threes years of eligibility remaining at the University of Minnesota.

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Winfield will have foot surgery on Monday.

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