IOWA CITY, Ia. – It’s a school of thought that’s been part of football since they started putting facemasks on helmets. And probably before that. You’ve probably heard it hundreds of times: A team makes the most improvement from Game 1 to Game 2. Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz subscribes to that axiom. Now it’s up to […]
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Iowa 37, Eastern Illinois 7 No. 9 Iowa scored touchdowns on its first three possessions, and a 42-yard blocked punt touchdown return by Paki O’Meara. The Hawkeye offense accumulated 435 yards, including 229 passing yards from quarterback Ricky Stanzi and 109 on 24 rushes by Adam Robinson, who scored three touchdowns. “It’s exciting to get […]
Iowa City, Ia. — The understudies are overachieving for the Iowa defense this season. Defensive tackle Mike Daniels appeared to have a better grasp of the Ball State playbook than the Cardinals did during Saturday’s 45-0 mugging at Kinnick Stadium. Daniels, a muscular 6-foot-1, 275-pound junior, spent much of the afternoon in the Ball State […]
Photos from downtown Iowa City during the Iowa-Ball State game.
Tailgating photos from Iowa’s 45-0 win over Ball State.
Sophomore Keenan Davis has heard the “next man in” mantra over and over.
The time seems appropriate for a top-10 list.
Player of the Game Mike Daniels, a junior defensive lineman, made three tackles for loss in the first half, and added a sack in the third quarter. He had a total of 3.5 in the Hawkeyes’ first three games. The 6-foot-1, 275-pound Daniels set the tone for an Iowa defense that smothered Ball State’s running […]