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Brian Ferentz helps Hawkeyes stay in step with Twitter

[ 0 ] April 16, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – It’s easier for Brian Ferentz to tweet than tinker. When the offensive line coach for Iowa’s football team needed his phone fixed, he called an audible and headed to a nearby Verizon store. The employee assisting Ferentz responded with a little good-natured teasing. “He recognized me and said, ‘I thought you […]

Pat Harty: Scheduling of Saturday’s practice makes one wonder

[ 0 ] April 11, 2014

The conspiracy theorist in me wonders if it’s more than just a coincidence that the Iowa football team is holding an open practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines on this particular Saturday.

Pat Harty: Why won’t the NFL draft Iowa’s running backs?

[ 0 ] April 9, 2014

Running backs and receivers took center stage Wednesday for the Iowa football team.

Videos: Why Damon Bullock won’t be switching to receiver and more with Chris White

[ 0 ] April 9, 2014

Iowa football: An analysis of the running backs

[ 0 ] August 19, 2013

Chris White has reason to be excited about the depth at running back on the Iowa football team, especially since freshman LeShun Daniels Jr. is in the mix for playing time. But the first-year Hawkeyes assistant also has reason to be cautious about his optimism given how past circumstances have changed in a hurry. “I think […]

How Hawkeye running backs are more than just their namesake

[ 0 ] August 17, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s football team is poised to bring a no-huddle approach into the 2013 season, and there is some depth at running back. But the real key to moving the ball on offense could be the dual-threat success of Damon Bullock and Jordan Canzeri as rushers and receivers. “It’s a big advantage for […]

LeVar Woods’ coaching duties have special meaning

[ 0 ] April 11, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa was clinging to a 10-0 lead when Northern Illinois lined up to try a 23-yard field goal early in the fourth quarter. But Matt Bowen blocked it, LeVar Woods scooped it up and raced 87 yards for a Hawkeye touchdown to seal Kirk Ferentz’s first victory as Iowa coach in […]

Harty: Time to get excited about Iowa RBs

[ 0 ] April 10, 2013

Too bad life isn’t like spring football where you can sort of just start over every March with a clean slate and with an overwhelming sense of optimism. Iowa assistant coach LeVar Woods said the word exciting, or a form of it, six times while addressing the media on Wednesday. And that was just in […]

Transcript: Running backs coach Chris White’s press conference

[ 0 ] April 10, 2013

Q. Give us a little comment about getting settled at Iowa City and then go from there. CHRIS WHITE: Good afternoon. Just real excited to be here. You know, I left a job at the Vikings, it was a great job. And I got an opportunity to talk with Coach Ferentz, and I think we […]

Ferentz finishes coaching staff makeover

[ 0 ] February 22, 2013

The Iowa coaching staff makeover is complete. Coach Kirk Ferentz put a bow on an off-season of coaching staff changes Friday after announcing that he had hired former Minnesota Vikings assistant Chris White to fill the final vacancy. “We’re locked in,” Ferentz said. “Chris was the last piece of the puzzle. We’ll all be here […]