Last week, Penn State and Nebraska announced they would use a special coin during the coin toss to honor Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler.
This week, Minnesota will join in using the coin and paying respects to the two players who passed away last summer, and they shared the photo of the coin on Twitter.
— Minnesota Football (@GopherFootball) October 8, 2016
The coin was used during last week’s Big Ten games, including Penn State and Minnesota’s game at Penn State, however Minnesota has decided to use the coin at home this weekend at TCF Bank Stadium.
It’s a classy gesture by the Gophers, who take on the Iowa Hawkeyes today at 11 a.m. Foltz, Nebraska’s former punter, and Sadler, Michigan State’s former punter, passed away during a car accident last July. The