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Jovial, joking Ferentz loose as Outback Bowl nears

[ 0 ] December 31, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. – Kirk Ferentz still knows how to work a room. In the final press gathering before today’s Outback Bowl, the Iowa coach lightened the mood with a little humor. It started when a reporter asked if the Hawkeyes would try to wear down Louisiana State, like Alabama did back in November. “You know, […]

Harty: Pierschbacher’s switch to Alabama is the latest sign of Iowa being irrelevant in football

[ 0 ] August 12, 2013

Offensive lineman Ross Pierschbacher had lots of reasons to stay committed to the Iowa football program, but they weren’t enough to offset the one reason he didn’t have. Pierschbacher ended months of speculation by switching his commitment from Iowa to two-time defending national champion Alabama. The Cedar Falls native, who first committed to Iowa in […]

Harty: Paterno is on the clock

[ 2 ] October 7, 2011

Hawkeye fans under the age of 20 probably can’t relate to Penn State as a national power in football because they haven’t seen many signs of it.

The five greatest catches in Iowa Hawkeye history

[ 0 ] October 29, 2010

Here’s our picks for the five greatest receptions in Iowa football history.

Recruiting: Alabama, Iowa, more interested in West’s Rogers

[ 3 ] September 16, 2010

Iowa City West High junior Charles Rogers is getting attention from top programs.