IOWA CITY, Ia. — It didn’t take James Morris long to make a comparison. When the Iowa linebacker was asked about Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook, he brought up former teammate A.J. Derby. “Their skill sets are similar,” Morris said. “Just my general impression is that he’s a good athlete, runs effectively, throws effectively. “All those […]
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The transcript of Kirk Ferentz’s Tuesday news conference, as provided by the University of Iowa: =================== COACH FERENTZ: Welcome, everybody. We have the same four captains moving forward here, we got Morris and Kirksey on defense and Van Sloten and Weisman on offense. Happy for James Morris, Big Ten Player of the Week, defensively. Happy […]
Over-under for Saturday’s game is 38.5, the lowest total listed on many sites.
Dubuque senior has third-most field goals in Iowa history.
Starting left guard says he’ll play against Michigan State on Saturday.
Joe Rexrode of the Detroit Free Press and Graham Couch of the Lansing State Journal talk Spartans.
The Spartans are the only team in the country without a play of 40 yards or longer.
The first time a Kirk Ferentz-coached Iowa football faced Michigan State, things didn’t go well. “I was surprised how easy it seemed,” Michigan State quarterback Bill Burke said after a 49-3 victory over the visiting Hawkeyes in 1999. That Iowa team finished 1-10 in Ferentz’s rookie season. The Spartans threw six touchdown passes. Iowa had […]
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz, in his 15th season, is 7-5 against Michigan State. The seven wins are tied with Indiana and Iowa State for his third-most against any opponent. Many of the victories have come in dramatic or surprising fashion. Check out the following 15 photos from five games against the Spartans worth remembering in […]
Conor Boffeli is listed as Iowa’s starting left guard on the latest depth chart released Monday. best computer software Boffeli, a senior from West Des Des Moines, suffered an undisclosed injury on the last play of Saturday’s 23-7 victory at Minnesota. Boffeli was down on the ground for a significant period of time before walking […]