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Tag: "C.J. Beathard"

Pat Harty: Beathard working hard, waiting for his chance

[ 0 ] April 13, 2014

As the backup quarterback for the Iowa football team, C.J. Beathard has one of the best and worst jobs on the team.

Former quarterback Scherff relishes lineman role

[ 0 ] April 9, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Forward thinking led Brandon Scherff to switch from quarterback to offensive lineman. It also led the 6-foot-5, 315-pound left tackle back to the Iowa football program for his senior season. “The reason I came back was to improve myself in all aspects of football, pass blocking, run blocking, finishing at the […]

Video: Iowa’s quarterbacks dissect offense’s game

[ 0 ] January 1, 2014

Iowa quarterbacks Jake Rudock and C.J. Beathard split time Wednesday. After the game they talked about the injury that knocked Rudock out and the offense’s performance. Jake Rudock: C.J. Beathard:  

Quarterbacks set to take center stage in Outback Bowl

[ 0 ] December 31, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. – Think of Raymond James Stadium as a proving ground. For Iowa’s Jake Rudock, the outcome of Wednesday’s Outback Bowl against No. 14 Louisiana State hinges on savvy and poise. For LSU’s Anthony Jennings, the noon showdown is a chance to unleash his potential. Two quarterbacks, each with an intriguing future, taking center […]

Football team’s turnaround reminiscent of 2008 rebound

[ 0 ] December 14, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Kirk Ferentz gathered his Iowa football team for a meeting shortly after a loss to Nebraska ended a humbling 2012 season. His message was simple. And, as things turned out, prophetic. “You have two choices,” Ferentz told the returning members of a team that lost its last six games to finish […]

Jake Rudock prepared to move on from Wisconsin loss

[ 0 ] November 5, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Is anything more painful than losing? According to Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock, not being able to finish a football game comes close. “You want to play the whole game,” Rudock said. “You want to play all snaps. “That’s a competitor. All the guys on the team, we want to compete and […]

Jake Rudock back at the helm for Iowa at Purdue

[ 0 ] November 4, 2013

Jake Rudock is listed as Iowa’s starting quarterback for Saturday’s game at Purdue, according to the depth chart released today. The sophomore was sidelined in the third quarter of last week’s 28-9 loss to  Wisconsin with a knee injury and didn’t return. “Jake could have gone back in late in the fourth quarter,” Iowa coach […]

Andrew Logue: Nobody’s doing cartwheels, but Iowa has undoubtedly improved

[ 0 ] November 3, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – It’s that time of year, when leaves rustle through the autumn wind and Big Ten football teams shuffle through the postseason pecking order. Of course, Iowa still needs to qualify. The Hawkeyes will take a 5-4 record into Saturday’s 11 a.m. date with Purdue, and a victory would make them bowl-eligible […]

Early indications: Martin-Manley, Weisman will play vs. Ohio State

[ 0 ] October 14, 2013

Good news for an Iowa football team that was battered two weeks ago in a loss to Michigan State: There are no significant changes on the depth chart released Monday by the school. Both Kevonte Martin-Manley (the leading receiver with 26 catches) and Mark Weisman (the leading rusher with 624 yards on 126 carries) are […]

Greg Davis confident QB C.J. Beathard could ‘make some plays’ for Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] October 8, 2013

Backup QB has support of offensive coordinator.