The tense moments of a game were replaced by tears. An emotional week finally caught up to Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz. The Hawkeyes won at Penn State, 6-4, on Oct. 23, 2004. The day before, Ferentz gave the eulogy at the funeral for his father, John. “I talked to him after the Ohio State game […]
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Former Iowa linebacker Chad Greenway is already widely known as an NFL defensive stud. Turns out he’s flexing his heroic muscles this offseason, too. According to a Minneapolis television station report, Greenway helped rescue two people adrift on Lake Minnetonka on Monday. The two passengers were stuck on the lake after they were unable to […]
FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — University of Iowa senior linebacker James Morris is one of four finalists for the 2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy. The announcement was made Tuesday by the Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation, sponsors of the annual award. The Lott IMPACT Award winner will be announced Sunday, Dec. 8. All finalists […]
By TOM PELISSERO — USA TODAY Sports EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Calling the hit that sidelined teammate Kevin Williams “uncalled-for” and “really quite ridiculous,” Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway on Tuesday pleaded for the NFL to improve equality in protection for all players on the field. “It’s not even about downfield cut blocks,” Greenway told […]
CHICAGO – Iowa linebacker James Morris talked about a range of topics during the two hours reporters had to probe his mind at the Big Ten football media days Thursday. One such topic came with a notice, though. Morris agreed to address why he has become a lightening rod for criticism for his play on […]
This summer marks the 10th anniversary of an unprecedented influx of Iowa Hawkeyes to the National Football League. Seventeen players from the 2002 football team that went undefeated in the Big Ten and went to the Orange Bowl were drafted into the NFL, a pipeline that flourished under coach Kirk Ferentz. “It’s hard to kind […]
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been scheduled for arthroscopic knee surgery to address joint pain. The former Iowa Hawkeye was absent from practice on Tuesday and coach Leslie Frazier said the eighth-year veteran will have the procedure done Wednesday. Frazier didn’t specify which leg. The coach said Greenway would […]
Chad Greenway is embracing a youth movement. The former Iowa linebacker is an elder statesman for the Minnesota Vikings, a franchise that advanced to the NFL playoffs last season and continues to overhaul its roster. “We’re very excited about where we’re at,” said Greenway, a seven-year veteran, “and we’re also very excited about where we’re […]
Former Iowa football player Chad Greenway attended the Hawkeyes’ men’s basketball game against Minnesota at Minneapolis on Sunday. Greenway is a Pro Bowl linebacker for the Minnesota Vikings.