Much like Lovie Smith at Illinois, Scott Frost at Nebraska and Jeff Brohm, at Purdue, PJ Fleck was brought in to make Minnesota competitive again. In 2018, Minnesota did that by winning in the Axe Game against Wisconsin and the Quick Lane bowl against Georgia Tech. By The Numbers Coach: PJ Fleck – Year: 3,
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