University of Iowa football players may be donning one more piece of equipment when they lace up their pads in future seasons. Rather than protecting their bodies from tackles, though, the devices will be used to monitor those big hits that can potentially cause concussions. Dr. Andy Peterson of UI’s Sports Medicine Clinic said Thursday […]
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My question to Iowa State football coach Paul Rhoads is, “Why?” Why say anything? Why turn a celebratory event like a national signing day news conference into a controversy by trash talking? And why put undue pressure on your prize recruit Allen Lazard by poking fun at two other schools that tried to sign him? […]
Melvin Gordon star running back spurned an Iowa offer to join the Badgers, but turnabout is fair play, as the Hawkeyes signal caller chose Iowa over the Wisconsin Badgers, among other teams. Hear his reasons why.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – This was not a new wrinkle. What the Iowa defense showed Saturday – having the linemen stand up, rushing three and dropping eight into coverage – was actually an old-school approach. “That’s something we’ve had since Norm Parker was the defensive coordinator,” senior linebacker James Morris said. “Coaches made a decision […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Nothing fuels a rivalry like rancor. And throughout the past decade, Northwestern’s football team has channeled a healthy hatred of the Hawkeyes into stunning successes — winning six of the last eight meetings. Saturday, Iowa will respond with a little animosity of its own and turn the tables. “We always want […]
Former Iowa quarterback Ricky Stanzi’s stay at his second NFL stop has been cut short.Stanzi was waived on Saturday by the Jacksonville Jaguars a month after he claimed off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs. The three-year starter for the Hawkeyes was backing up Chad Henne for the last two weeks after an injury to […]
MINNEAPOLIS – Iowa has played two games at TCF Bank Stadium, both as a double-digit favorite. The Hawkeyes return Saturday looking for their first victory ever at the fifth-year home of Minnesota football. buy essay online cheap Can you say ouch, times two? Ouch, as in humbling, unexplainable losses of 27-24 in 2010 and 22-21 […]
MINNEAPOLIS – An identity will be forged Saturday afternoon. Iowa and Minnesota bring similar attitudes and attributes to Saturday’s 2:30 p.m. showdown on ABC, yet neither has been tested by the grind of a Big Ten Conference schedule. This is a chance to hoist the Floyd of Rosedale Trophy and solidify reputations. “We’re going against […]