IOWA CITY, Ia. After getting flagged for 11 penalties and 100 yards in the second game of the season against Missouri State, Iowa’s football team collectively decided to do something about that. “After the game we decided we wanted to be more of a disciplined team,” center Austin Blythe said. “We thought about how we […]
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By Randy Peterson and Rick Brown firstname.lastname@example.org Iowa football players and staff gained a Cy-Hawk trophy Saturday night, but lost some personal belongings. Someone looted their locker room while a sellout crowd of 56,800 fans watched the Hawkeyes’ 27-21 victory against Iowa State at Jack Trice Stadium. Iowa State University Police Chief Jerry Stewart, through […]
AMES, Ia. – Ed Podolak was in his usual spot Saturday, working as a radio analyst alongside Gary Dolphin on the Hawkeye Radio Network. A year ago, Greg Robinson was working as a radio analyst and volunteering as an assistant coach at a high school in California. Before this season, Texas coach Mack Brown hired […]
AMES, Ia. – The Cyclones need to rediscover tight ends. Sam Richardson must stick to plays his coach calls. The linebackers must play better — and yes, Jeremiah George already knows that. So say anonymous fan experts who never shy from providing unsolicited coaching strategy. The bottom line for Iowa State today is that the […]
The annual football showdown between Iowa and Iowa State is just four days away, which means outside of caring for family members, pets and respecting the law, nothing else really matters.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Brandon Scherff comes from Denison, a hotbed for college football rivalries. You can find Iowa fans, Iowa State fans and Nebraska fans aplenty in this western Iowa community. “It’s awesome,” Iowa’s starting left offensive tackle said. “I love going home and having people tell me good job, or whatever. They also […]
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 […]
CHICAGO – The Big Ten is devoted to a nine-game conference schedule for football. And that’s good news for those who cherish the annual Iowa-Iowa State showdown. “To play a home-and-home series, it has to fall just right,” Iowa athletic director Gary Barta said Tuesday during league meetings. “As it turned out with our Iowa […]
Will an expanded Big Ten football schedule bring an end to the Iowa-Iowa State series — and the most anticipated annual sporting event in this state? Hawkeye athletic director Gary Barta said Wednesday anything is possible. “When it comes to playing Iowa-Iowa State, I think it’s great for college football,” Barta said. “It’s a rivalry. […]
Kirk Ferentz wasn’t on top of the college football world a decade ago, but he could see it from where he stood. The Iowa football program was in the midst of an unprecedented run of success from 2002 to 2004, compiling records of 11-2, 10-3 and 10-2, respectively, in each of the three seasons. But […]