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Notes: Don Shumpert’s drops, scouting ISU

[ 0 ] September 10, 2013

IOWA CITY – Dropped passes have made Don Shumpert a target of second-guessers. Tuesday, Iowa’s senior receiver addressed the media, and never flinched. “I’ve just got to concentrate more, make the makeable plays,” Shumpert said. “Just do what I do every day in practice, and take it over to the game.” This week’s game is […]

Mark Weisman still waiting for first carry against Iowa State

[ 0 ] September 10, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Mark Weisman has racked up 1,095 yards rushing in just 209 carries during his brief Iowa football career. None of those carries have come against Iowa State. The junior  played the entire 2012 game at fullback in a 9-6 loss to the Cyclones at Kinnick Stadium last season. He did plenty […]

Stanzi inches closer to NFL playing time

[ 0 ] September 9, 2013

Bad news after a rough season opener for the Jacksonville Jaguars means good news for Ricky Stanzi. The former Hawkeye quarterback was named Jacksonville’s backup on Monday after starter Blaine Gabbert needed 15 stitches for a “laceration sustained to his throwing hand” during Sunday’s 28-2 loss to Kansas City. With Gabbert out for at least […]