Minnesota coach Jerry Kill to miss game against Michigan



Jerry Kill will not coach the Minnesota Golden Golphers in Saturday’s game against the Michigan Wolverines.

The following is a statement from the University of Minnesota Athletics Department on the health status of head football coach Jerry Kill:

Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill is at home in Minneapolis and will not be on the sideline for today’s game against Michigan. Coach Kill was not feeling well on Friday morning and decided to meet the team in Ann Arbor on Saturday. He then suffered a seizure on Saturday morning and will remain at home in Minnesota for today’s game.

Coach Kill has been in contact with his staff today and defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys will serve as Minnesota’s acting head coach from the press box.

This is the fifth seizure Kill has suffered since taking over the Minnesota coaching job.

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