IOWA CITY, Ia. Perceptions can change quickly. In the case of Iowa offensive coordinator Greg Davis, it only took about an hour to go from buffoon to brilliant. “When the big plays happened, everyone got excited,” running back Jordan Canzeri said. “And that was the energy we needed.” Saturday’s 24-21 win over Michigan altered the […]
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IOWA CITY, Ia. Tevaun Smith lost sight of Jake Rudock’s pass for an instant, and stuck his right hand up in the air. The timing couldn’t have been better. Smith brought in the football with his right hand, and zigged and zagged his way to a 55-yard third-quarter touchdown catch that ignited Iowa’s 24-21 comeback […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. It was one of those moments, one of those plays, that changes the course of a college football game. In the case of Iowa linebacker Anthony Hitchens, though, it altered more than that. When Hitchens spun off a block to chase down shifty Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner with a little more than […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – You didn’t have to hear what Devin Gardner was saying. His body language told the story. “I lost the game by myself,” the Michigan quarterback mumbled. “I fumbled the ball when they trusted me to drive down and score.” Gardner was visibly distraught after Saturday’s 24-21 loss to Iowa. The Wolverines […]
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IOWA CITY, Ia. – Michigan’s Devin Gardner is the Big Ten Conference’s leading passer. But it’s his feet, not his arm, that could pose the ultimate challenge to Iowa’s defense Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Gardner was at his best in last week’s triple-overtime thriller at Northwestern, freelancing his way through the Wildcats at crunch time […]
Iowa defensive back Tanner Miller says the Hawkeyes are a completely different team this year going into Saturday’s game against Michigan.
By Everett Cook Detroit Free Press Special Writer ANN ARBOR, Mich. – At one point in Saturday’s 27-19 triple-overtime win over Northwestern, quarterback Devin Gardner motioned toward the sidelines for a timeout. It wasn’t because of a miscommunication on a play call, or because of fatigue. According to Michigan coach Brady Hoke, Gardner did it […]
These are trying times for the maize and blue faithful. Their beloved Michigan football team needs a victory Saturday at Kinnick Stadium in order to have any chance of finishing with a winning record in the Big Ten Conference. How bad have things been for Iowa’s next opponent? Bad enough to lead at least one […]
The three teams to defeat Iowa so far this season, Northern Illinois, Michigan State and Ohio State, are a combined 23-1. Iowa’s next Big Ten victory will be the 300th in school history. Ohio State’s 20 consecutive victories are two short of the school’s all-time record established from 1967 to 1969. Michigan holds the conference […]