The rankings-obsessed football fan was given another future tool for debate on Thursday. An additional major college football poll, the Grantland Rice Super 16, will debut for the 2014 season as speculation and deliberation will take on new meaning with the advent of a four-team college football playoff. The poll, created in concert by the […]
Category: Iowa Hawkeyes Football
Iowa linebacker Christian Kirksey spoke to the media at the NFL Combine about staying in school and earning degree. Plus, how did he prepared for the Combine?
Since recently revealing the four faces on his Mount Rushmore for the NBA, LeBron James has reignited a long-standing debate in sports. The league’s four-time MVP got me thinking about who would be on the University of Iowa’s Mount Rushmore for football and men’s basketball. Nile Kinnick (in football) and Ronnie Lester (basketball) immediately came […]
Given his track record, it’s fair to say that Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz is better at developing star offensive tackles than he is at signing them.
Iowa athletic director Gary Barta and Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard were guests on this week’s “Iowa Press” on Iowa Public Television. Barta and Pollard discussed the future of college sports, including where the Cy-Hawk series is headed, coaches’ salaries, paying college athletes and whether the schools can compete for championships. This program will […]
University of Iowa football players may be donning one more piece of equipment when they lace up their pads in future seasons. Rather than protecting their bodies from tackles, though, the devices will be used to monitor those big hits that can potentially cause concussions. Dr. Andy Peterson of UI’s Sports Medicine Clinic said Thursday […]
Iowa football players joined the Iowa Dance Team for a performance Thursday during halftime of the Iowa women’s basketball game against Illinois.
West Des Moines Dowling Catholic quarterback Ryan Boyle has traveled to Iowa City on numerous occasions, but his trip Monday brought with it a special reward.
As the head football coach at Georgia Tech, Paul Johnson has come a long way in life. A person doesn’t climb that high in his or her profession without having intelligence, compassion and an ability to relate to people from all walks of life. Johnson built the Naval Academy into a solid program on the […]