Former Northern Illinois football coach Jerry Kill abruptly retired from his head coaching job at Minnesota on Wednesday. Here's why.

 

Head football coach Jerry Kill ending his efforts to rebuild the Minnesota Golden Gopher football program this Wednesday morning.

According to The Daily Chronicle, the former Northern Illinois University Football Coach indicating that due to health reasons, he would be stepping down immediately.

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While at Minnesota, Coach Kill experienced a series of game-day seizures.

Thoughts and prayers to Coach Jerry Kill and his family.

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