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Minnesota tight end John Rabe goes head-over-heels as he lands in the endzone with a 1-yard TD pass in the fourth quarter on Saturday against Miami of Ohio. The Gophers won 29-23. Associated Press.

Kill returns in Gophers' first win of the season


By Jon Krawczynski

AP Sports Writer

MINNEAPOLIS -- Jerry Kill sat down for his postgame press conference, completely exhausted from a trying week filled with seizures that kept him in the hospital until Thursday.

Even Kill's wife, who has seen him go through the frightening episodes several times over the last six years, wasn't so sure he should have taken the field with Minnesota just one week after collapsing on the sideline in a loss to New Mexico State.

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