IOWA CITY, Ia. — Christian Kirksey turns 21 on Saturday. “What a great way to bring it in,” Iowa’s starting outside linebacker said. “First game, senior year, and it’s your birthday.” The Hawkeyes open the 2013 season at 2:42 p.m. Saturday against Northern Illinois. Kirksey hopes he’s in the mood to celebrate after […]
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You’ve probably heard about Jordan Lynch. He throws (3,138 yards, 25 touchdowns in 2012). He runs (1,815 yards, 19 touchdowns). And he has a knack for seizing the moment (spearheading Northern Illinois’ run to the Mid-American Conference football title and a berth in the Orange Bowl). The Huskies’ athletic department has even launched a […]
There were times over the last few years when senior Joe Gaglione wondered if football was worth it. “I’ve been through a lot since I’ve been here,” Gaglione said. “Missing the entire 2009 season and spring ball in 2010. I had shoulder surgery. Found out I had a sport hernia. It was a hard time, […]