How lineman Brandon Scherff gave Iowa an early Christmas present.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Tight end Tony Moeaki will get what’s essentially a four-week tryout in Buffalo to show he’s healthy after being signed by the Bills on Wednesday. The former Chiefs player has been out since breaking his shoulder in Kansas City’s preseason win over Pittsburgh on Aug. 23. He was then released by […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Every football team has its rituals and rites of passage. Those inside the Iowa program, however, say what happened with the Miami Dolphins is rare. Offensive lineman Jonathan Martin recently quit the Dolphins, alleging harassment by teammate Richie Incognito. Miami coach Joe Philbin was an Iowa assistant from 1999-02 and part […]
Former Iowa tight end Tony Moeaki has reached an injury settlement with the Kansas City Chiefs and he will be waived from injured reserve. Moeaki, 26, sustained a fractured scapula during the preseason but is expected to ready for action by the 11th week of the regular season. He also suffered knee and head injuries […]
Former Iowa receiver moves from practice squad to Panthers’ active roster.
Former Iowa quarterback Ricky Stanzi has been claimed on waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to CBS Sports. Stanzi spent two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs, who released him last weekend. CBS Sports reports Stanzi will compete with Mike Kafka and Matt Scott for the Jaguars’ third-string spot.
By TOM PELISSERO — USA TODAY Sports EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Calling the hit that sidelined teammate Kevin Williams “uncalled-for” and “really quite ridiculous,” Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway on Tuesday pleaded for the NFL to improve equality in protection for all players on the field. “It’s not even about downfield cut blocks,” Greenway told […]
BY WESTON HODKIEWCZ — Green Bay Press-Gazette The Green Bay Packers’ selection of Iowa cornerback Micah Hyde in the fifth round of April’s NFL draft was greeted with raised eyebrows the moment the pick was turned in. Considering their laundry list of other needs — safety, wide receiver and even backup quarterback — why would […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – No one knows how to get into the head of a kicker like a kicker. “It’s a tricky deal,” said Nate Kaeding, the former Iowa all-American and recently retired NFL all-pro kicker. “No one can understand the ups and downs of it more than someone who has been through it. I’ve […]
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Versatility has always been a valuable attribute that Micah Hyde has had on the football field. Hyde saw playing time at cornerback and safety at the University of Iowa, and now his vast knowledge in the defensive secondary is starting to reap benefits in the NFL. The Green Bay Packers drafted […]