Des Moines Register reporters Andrew Logue and Rick Brown recap the Hawkeye football team’s regular season and give their bowl predictions:
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IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior linebacker Christian Kirksey has been named Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week, according to a news release. Kirksey recorded a team-high 11 tackles in the Hawkeyes victory over Nebraska in Lincoln, including four solo tackles and seven assists. He also had three tackles for loss, […]
LINCOLN, Neb. – Who needs karma when you have Canzeri? In the past month, Nebraska’s football team has seen its prayers answered against Northwestern, silenced Michigan’s Big House and found joy in Happy Valley with an overtime victory at Penn State. None of those teams, however, can match Iowa’s rushing attack. That’s why the Hawkeyes, […]
LINCOLN, Neb. – Any way you spin it, sevens keep showing up. Iowa’s football team has won seven games heading into Friday’s 11 a.m. battle with Nebraska at Memorial Stadium. To reach eight for the first time since 2010, two things likely have to happen. First, the Hawkeyes have to score more than seven points. […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – According to research done by KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, a record was set Saturday for coldest kickoff-temperature ever for an Iowa home football game. The kickoff temperature for Iowa vs. Michigan was 18 degrees. The previous low was 23 degrees at kickoff of a Nov. 20, 1926 game against Northwestern. Saturday’s […]
Minnesota hosts struggling Penn State on Saturday. If they win, it will be the Gophers’ first four-game winning streak in Big Ten play since 1973. Minnesota sophomore quarterback Philip Nelson established career highs for touchdown passes (four), completions (16) and yards (298) in last week’s 42-39 victory over Indiana. Penn State’s Bill Belton rushed for […]
The three teams to defeat Iowa so far this season, Northern Illinois, Michigan State and Ohio State, are a combined 23-1. Iowa’s next Big Ten victory will be the 300th in school history. Ohio State’s 20 consecutive victories are two short of the school’s all-time record established from 1967 to 1969. Michigan holds the conference […]
Iowa running back Mark Weisman said Iowa’s inability to finish means mire work remains.
Iowa linebacker James Morris said Iowa is improved, but wins are what matter after the loss to Ohio State.