Gophers Interim Defensive Coordinator Joe Rossi Meets The Press

November 07, 2018 01:33 PM

Robb Smith is out, and Joe Rossi is in as the Gophers' defensive coordinator on an interim basis. The Gophers have three regular season games left, starting with Purdue on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium at 2:30 p.m. 

Rossi met with reporters on Wednesday, including KSTP Sports' Chris Long.

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Smith got fired on Sunday after the Gophers allowed 646 yards of offense, and 55 points to Illinois (2-4 in Big Ten). The Gophers have allowed 55, 31, 53, 30, 48, and 42 points in their six Big Ten games (1-5).

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