The Gophers’ Fab Four

Roommates and third-year players Thomas Barber, Carter Coughlin, Kamal Martin and Antoine Winfield Jr. anchor the Gophers defense.

Thomas Barber, linebacker

Jersey: 41

Height: 6-1

Weight: 233

Hometown: Plymouth

Year: Junior

2017: Made 115 tackles, 10.5 for loss

 

Carter Coughlin, linebacker

Jersey: 45

Height: 6-4

Weight: 245

Hometown: Eden Prairie

Year: Junior

2017: Posted 6.5 sacks, 11.5 tackles for loss

 

Kamal Martin, linebacker

Jersey: 21

Height: 6-3

Weight: 229

Hometown: Burnsville

Year: Junior

2017: Had 42 tackles, 6.5 for loss, 2.0 sacks

 

Antoine Winfield Jr., defensive back

Jersey: 11

Height: 5-10

Weight: 204

Hometown: The Woodlands, Texas

Year: Soph.

2017: Missed eight games with injury