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Lowdermilk on fumble: ‘It was just an embarrassing play’

[ 0 ] January 1, 2014

On a day when nothing came easy for Iowa’s football team, John Lowdermilk made things way too difficult. The junior safety provided a spark with his third-quarter interception and 71-yard return. It would have been a touchdown, but after a replay review, it was determined he dropped the ball before crossing the goal line. “It […]

Bryce Miller: ESPN reinforces perceptions about Ferentz teams

[ 0 ] January 1, 2014

ESPN’s coverage of Wednesday’s Outback Bowl was a parade of stereotypes about the program under coach Kirk Ferentz. For those connected to the program, that’s mostly a positive thing. As LSU’s polished off its 21-14 win against Iowa at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., familiar themes emerged from play-by-play announcer Mike Tirico and analyst […]

The race to replace Tanner Miller at free safety is already on

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. – Senior  Tanner Miller will play his final game at free safety Wednesday against LSU in the Outback Bowl. Who will replace him? One candidate is Jordan Lomax, who started at right cornerback in Iowa’s first game of the season against Northern Illinois but was injured. Freshman Desmond King stepped in as a starter […]

Win over Auburn proved LSU can battle nation’s best

[ 0 ] December 29, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. – A lot can be learned from a single football game. For example: Louisiana State’s 35-21 victory over Auburn, back on September 21, taught Tigers coach Les Miles his team could beat any opponent. Now, he’s trying to apply those lessons to Wednesday’s Outback Bowl showdown with Iowa. “The Auburn game and the […]

What did Hawkeye safety do with all his Buckeye gear?

[ 0 ] October 15, 2013

http://bcove.me how to get your ex back /qyhhtphy IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa safety John Lowdermilk was born a Buckeye. His dad, Kirk, was an all-Big Ten center at Ohio State who went on to a 12-year NFL career. Kirk also has season tickets to Ohio State football, and John tagged along for several games […]

Strides notable in secondary with strength in numbers

[ 0 ] August 18, 2013

Lose a star, gain a constellation. With cornerback Micah Hyde now playing for the NFL’s Green Bay Packers, the Iowa secondary is seeking strength in numbers. “What we’re trying to build is not only the first-team guys, we’re trying to build the next four guys (and) the next four,” defensive coordinator Phil Parker said. “I […]

Video: Iowa football players discuss progress ahead of spring game

[ 0 ] April 24, 2013

Iowa football: Defense struggles mightily in loss at Michigan

[ 0 ] November 17, 2012

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.” […]

Notebook: Prater’s blown coverage ‘shameful’

[ 2 ] October 18, 2011

Prater was fooled by Wildcats substitutions; update on Iowa LB injuries; Ferentz on NFL handshake controversy.