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Football notes: Who’s shining in bowl practices?

[ 0 ] December 23, 2013

ALL CLEAR: Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz said all the regular roster players are expected to make the trip to Tampa, and no one should miss the game because of injuries. “We had some injuries coming out of the last game, had some guys who rested for a couple weeks,” Ferentz said. “We’ve got some […]

One Hawkeye stepping forward for more time at running back

[ 0 ] November 19, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Is Jordan Canzeri the answer? For the past several weeks, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz has fielded questions about his running backs. Injuries slowed Mark Weisman. Inexperience limited LeShun Daniels. Inconsistency seemed to be an issue with Damon Bullock. And then, Canzeri turned in a breakout performance against Purdue, rushing for 165 […]

Andrew Logue: Time to let young talent run loose

[ 0 ] October 27, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – An infusion of freshman potential is circulating through the Iowa football roster. Desmond King locked down a starting spot at cornerback weeks ago. Reggie Spearman is getting more snaps at linebacker. And it’s looking like LeShun Daniels is capable of carrying a greater load at running back. “It’s not like (Daniels) […]

Why Iowa’s running game can’t take Northwestern for granted

[ 0 ] October 23, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Anyone who dismisses Northwestern’s football team as more artsy than ornery better do some number crunching. The Wildcats don’t mind slogging it out in the trenches, and they’ve been noticeably belligerent in their last seven meetings with Iowa – allowing an average of 114.1 rushing yards a game and a 3.6 […]

Update: Kinnick attendance the lowest since 2003

[ 0 ] September 7, 2013

The attendance for today’s Iowa football game is 64,201 – the lowest turnout at Kinnick Stadium in 10 years. The Hawkeyes have also drawn less than 70,000 three straight games. Iowa had a run of 30 consecutive sellouts, before last November’s game against Nebraska. This season’s opener against Northern Illinois drew 67.402. Today’s marks the […]

Hawkeyes grind out win against Missouri State

[ 0 ] September 7, 2013

best antivirus software for windows 7 IOWA CITY, Ia. – Brandon Scherff doesn’t mind doing the dirty work for Mark Weisman. “He’s a smart, physical runner, I’ll tell you,” said Scherff, the Hawkeyes’ left tackle. “I love blocking for him.” Weisman, Iowa’s junior running back, ran for 180 yards in 30 carries in a tougher-than-expected 28-14 […]

Which Hawkeye will break out vs. Missouri State?

[ 0 ] September 6, 2013

If everything goes according to script Saturday, a new Iowa football star will emerge.

LeShun Daniels will make Iowa debut Saturday

[ 0 ] September 3, 2013

persuasive writing Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said that freshman running back LeShun Daniels will see the field against Missouri State on Saturday. “Our plan was to play him all the way, it just didn’t open up the other day (against Northern Illinois),” Ferentz said. “He’s on the straight ahead list right now.” Only one true […]

Iowa football: An analysis of the running backs

[ 0 ] August 19, 2013

Chris White has reason to be excited about the depth at running back on the Iowa football team, especially since freshman LeShun Daniels Jr. is in the mix for playing time. But the first-year Hawkeyes assistant also has reason to be cautious about his optimism given how past circumstances have changed in a hurry. “I think […]

Hawkeyes appear strong at this position on offense

[ 0 ] August 9, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s running back position, hampered by injuries and defections in recent seasons, is shaping up as a position of depth. Just ask Damon Bullock, the Hawkeyes’ second-leading rusher last year. “Last year, coming in, we didn’t have much experience,” Bullock said. “This year is going to be much better.” Iowa returns […]