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Royal Silver, who would have been a senior this fall, played in 11 games and started five in 2018.
Chance was with the Ducks as a defensive analyst in 2018 after spending two years as Southern Utah's defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach.
The former Eden Prairie standout, who completed his senior season in 2018, was the highest-graded linebacker in the Big Ten this season by Pro Football Focus.
Micah Dew-Treadway played in 11 games for Notre Dame in 2018, making two tackles as the Fighting Irish went 12-0 in the regular season before losing to Clemson in the playoff semifinals.
All-Big Ten wideout and former Minneapolis North standout Tyler Johnson reiterates that he won't leave early for the NFL draft.
Randal Grimes was a three-star recruit and the nation's No. 23-ranked athlete in the recruiting Class of 2017, according to the 247Sports.com.
Panagos joined Georgia Tech's staff on Jan. 3 after two years at Temple but will be reunited with Gophers defensive coordinator Joe Rossi, with whom he coached at Rutgers. Panagos also spent four years as a Vikings assistant.
Joe Harasymiak led Maine to a 10-4 record, a conference title and an appearance in the Football College Subdivision semifinals.
On the strength of a 3-1 finish capped by a dominant bowl win, coach P.J. Fleck's team is getting noticed.
Linebacker Kamal Martin did not participate in pregame warmups, while defensive tackles O.J. Smith and Jamaal Teague were on the sideline among injured players.
The redshirt freshman from East St. Louis, Ill., played in only one game in his Minnesota career.
Coach P.J. Fleck signed junior college cornerback Kelvin Clemmons, who appeared headed to Kentucky, but four-star defensive tackle Kristian Williams of Memphis has yet to sign his letter of intent.
Minnesota entered the day with the 33rd-ranked Class of 2019 nationally.
Junior wide receiver Tyler Johnson, from Minneapolis, has 74 catches for 1,112 yards and 10 TDs this season and was honored at the team's banquet.
The Memphis Southwinds High School standout addresses a recruiting priority for coach P.J. Fleck. Minnesota also received a commitment from three-star kicker Michael Lantz of Fayetteville, Ga.
The three-star prospect from Christian Brothers College High School opened his recruiting in late November. He took his official visit to Minnesota last weekend and can sign his letter of intent on Dec. 19.
Long snapper Payton Jordahl and defensive lineman Gary Moore were named to the first team, while defensive lineman Sam Renner made the second team. All are pursuing their master's degrees.
The redshirt freshman and former East Ridge standout did not see game action this season, and Minnesota's backfield gets more crowded in 2019.
Defensive tackle Rashad Cheney originally committed to Georgia in February 2017 before switching to Alabama last March.