News: Minnesota kicker Chris Hawthorne (leg) will likely miss the Michigan State game this Saturday. Jordan Wettstein should once again take his place.
Analysis: This shouldn't matter to anyone unless you are in a 12-man Big Ten league.
News: Minnesota kicker Chris Hawthorne (leg strain) could miss the game against Iowa this weekend.
Analysis: If Hawthorne can't go, Jordan Wettstein will handle the duties. If you own Hawthorne, seek an alternative for this week.
News: Minnesota kicker Chris Hawthorne, who transferred in from North Carolina State, hit a 54-yard field goal in camp with room to spare.
Analysis: Minnesota kicking was atrocious last season, most notably beyond 30-yards where incumbent Eric Ellestad made just five out of 11 attempts.