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Nine former Hawkeyes to enter new Wall of Honor on Saturday

[ 0 ] August 29, 2013

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Iowa sports icon Randy Duncan faces biggest foe in highlight-reel life

[ 0 ] August 24, 2013

A dusty shelving unit crammed to each edge stands in a lightly lit corner of an attic on Foster Drive, a stately South of Grand neighborhood off 42nd Street in Des Moines. A copy of “I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today” by Dr. Seuss sits atop a leaflet about the Spanish-American War, with kids’ toys […]

Coming Sunday video: Hawkeye legend Randy Duncan

[ 0 ] August 23, 2013

Former Iowa quarterback Randy Duncan was named runner-up for the 1958 Heisman Trophy, awarded annually to the best player in college football. Duncan, a Des Moines attorney, later helped Iowa beat Cal 38-12 in the 1959 Rose Bowl — the last Hawkeye victory in the famed bowl. The Green Bay Packers selected Duncan as the […]

Nine Hawkeyes named to new Kinnick Stadium Wall of Honor

[ 0 ] August 20, 2013

Nine of Iowa football’s most prolific athletes will be recognized with the creation of the Kinnick Stadium Wall of Honor, the University of Iowa announced Tuesday in a news release. Each of the nine Hawkeyes will have their name and jersey numbers displayed on the lowest ribbon near the letters of the press box. The […]

Legends: QB position is pressure-packed

[ 0 ] March 9, 2013

The icons of Iowa football share your curiosity. More than 50 years have passed since Randy Duncan played quarterback for his alma mater, but even in the age of Twitter, taking a snap for the Hawkeyes means seizing the heartstrings of everyone who bleeds black and gold. That’s why Duncan expressed empathy for whoever emerges […]

Register readers select Iowa’s all-time bowl team

[ 5 ] December 25, 2010

To commemorate Iowa’s 25th postseason appearance, the Sunday Register asked online readers to choose all-time performers at each position.

Vote for Iowa’s all-time bowl team

[ 13 ] December 14, 2010

What is Iowa’s all-time bowl team?