ANN ARBOR, MICH. – Apparently, Iowa left its defense in East Lansing, Mich. It hasn’t shown up much the past five weeks and wasn’t there on Saturday in a 42-17 loss to No. 23 Michigan. “Defensively, we didn’t have any answers to their attacks,” Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said. “That became pretty apparent, pretty quickly.” [...]
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Sophomore running back Mark Weisman finished with more than 100 rushing yards for the fourth straight game on Saturday, but it didn’t come easy. Weisman had 116 yards on 26 carries, but left the locker room with a protective walking boot on his right ankle. “I think its fine,” Weisman said. He said he could [...]
The Iowa receivers aren’t going to be chasing down any Jamacian sprinters. “There’s no (Usain) Bolts out there, no,” Iowa receivers coach Erik Campbell said. “No track stars. But we have good speed. “We’d like to get more. Right now it’s what we have, that’s what we’re going into the season with.” Iowa hired former [...]
What Iowa football fans have seen in the secondary is what they’re going to continue to see — at least for a while, coach Kirk Ferentz said Tuesday. Translated: That means cornerback B.J. Lowery’s recovery from a broken wrist is taking longer than anticipated. “I just heard this morning that he’s going to need a [...]
There were issues, but personnel changes on defense made for a marked improvement.
Hawkeye fans got to see a lot of new faces on the field against Tennessee Tech.
It’s going to be a different look for the 2011 football team.