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 […]
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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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Backup QB has support of offensive coordinator.
One snapshot does not define a career. Keep that in mind when Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock throws his first pass Saturday against Missouri State at Kinnick Stadium.
IOWA CITY – Kirk Ferentz has been criticized for many things over the years. Having a short leash is not one of them. So, when the Iowa football coach tabbed Jake Rudock as his starting quarterback, it was probably for the long haul. “Clearly, by naming Jake, we felt like he was the furthest ahead, […]
The obvious became official Friday. Jake Rudock will be Iowa’s starting quarterback for the August 31 opener against Northern Illinois. “All three returning quarterbacks have competed well and improved in each phase of our preseason camp,” Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said on Iowa’s official athletic department Twitter account today. “We plan to start Jake in […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Jake Rudock has emerged as Iowa’s No. 1 quarterback, though coach Kirk Ferentz wants to let the race run out a little longer before officially naming his starter for the Aug. 31 opener against Northern Illinois at Kinnick Stadium. C.J. Beathard has moved to No. 2, ahead of Cody Sokol. But […]