Ask him about Kinnick Stadium, and Rod Carey will share a few colorful memories. Carey is entering his first full season as Northern Illinois’ football coach, but his roots stretch back to the Big Ten Conference. He played center for Indiana in the early 1990s, under coach Bill Mallory. “I think the first year we […]
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CHICAGO, Ill. – Rain appears to be approaching Chicago late Friday afternoon, so if you’re en route for the Iowa-Northern Illinois game at Soldier Field on Saturday, plan accordingly. Speaking of planning. . . . Who will be the star of the game?
Here’s an All You Need to Know look at Northern Illinois, Iowa’s 2:30 p.m. opponent Saturday at Soldier Field in Chicago. It’s mostly from the perspective of newspapers that cover the Huskies. But first, however, are some quotations from coach Dave Doeren’s Monday press conference. He talks about his team and he talks about reading […]
The Des Moines Register is doing college football podcasts each week this fall, and I’ll be discussing Iowa football news and views about coach Kirk Ferentz’s team that opens the season at 2:30 p.m. Saturday against Northern Illinois at Soldier Field in Chicago. The podcast is easy to access while you’re at work, while […]
Greg Garmon or Barkley Hill. . . Which true Iowa football freshman running back will rush for the most yards? “We’ll encourage both of those players to get ready and do the best they can this summer,” coach Kirk Ferentz said during a press conference before the final spring scrimmage. “We’ll evaluate them in August […]