Former Hawkeyes defensive back picked by the Packers.
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James Vandenberg was in Clive on Tuesday to receive a coaches appreciation award from the Polk County I-Club. He also received the night’s only standing ovation when he took the podium to collect his honor. And that, more than any statistic, says something about how the former Hawkeyes quarterback will be remembered. Vandenberg had to […]
A look at the Iowa Hawkeyes who have been picked in the NFL draft since 1996.
Friends of Alex Karras say the former Hawkeye and Lions great suffered kidney failure in the last two weeks and has been given only a few days to live, the Detroit Free Press reports. Karras played for the Hawkeyes during the mid-1950s, notably finishing in the top three in Heisman voting as a defensive tackle […]
Mike Daniels, Adam Gettis, Shaun Prater, Marvin McNutt and Jordan Bernstine have their names called in the NFL Draft.
By Mitch Albom Detroit Free Press They stayed put. They didn’t move. While it seemed like every team in the NFL was making draft-night trades, the Lions remained in the sandbox, watching the other kids jump on the swings and the monkey bars. This either makes them very slow, very smart or very satisfied. They […]
Iowa offensive tackle is third straight Hawkeye to be picked in first round.
McNutt is expected to become the first Iowa receiver selected in the NFL draft since Kahlil Hill.