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Category: Iowa Hawkeyes Football

Rick Brown’s quick lap around the Big Ten

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

BIG TEN BUZZ – Thirteen different players caught passes delivered by Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock in its season-opening win against Northern Iowa. That was just the fourth time since 2000 that a Big Ten team had at least 13 different players catch passes. – With his 232 rushing yards against Florida Atlantic last week, Ameer […]

Why Hawkeyes’ Greg Mabin could become a classic Ferentz story

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Kirk Ferentz calls them good stories — players who defy the odds to have success as a Hawkeye. Greg Mabin has a chance to become one of them. One game doesn’t make a story, but there is a plot unfolding in the Iowa football program as Mabin continues his ascent as a […]

Video: Highlights from Iowa football season opener

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

Video: Take a stroll through Iowa’s new football facility

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

Ferentz keeps an eye on Hawkeyes … and Texans

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz has been keeping a close eye on the NFL’s Houston Texans while preparing his own team for the 2014 season. Ferentz’s son, James, is a center with the Texans. He was released last weekend but was one of 10 players signed to Houston’s practice squad on Sunday. “It’s been perfect, […]

CHAT: Talk Iowa football with Rick Brown

[ 0 ] September 3, 2014

Send your questions to Hawkeyes columnist Rick Brown starting at noon, as he’ll join you on Wednesdays throughout the season to talk Iowa football and this week’s game against Ball State. Live Blog Hawkeye football chat with Rick Brown 

Videos: Ferentz on Beathard, Alston on improvement, Bo Bower on his debut

[ 0 ] September 2, 2014

Brown: Think-big facility a testament to its leaders’ legacies

[ 0 ] September 2, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s football facilities are a far cry from those that coach Hayden Fry inherited in December 1978. “Oh, gosh,” Fry said, shaking his head. The football offices were located in Iowa Field House when Fry started to shake the echoes of dormancy. Later this month, the program will move into the […]

Iowa notes: Return-game shuffle, Lomax’s move, Bo Bower

[ 0 ] September 2, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – The Iowa coaches were planning to shuffle their returners. They just didn’t expect Mark Weisman to field the season’s opening kickoff and bring it back 50 yards against Northern Iowa. “When Adam Cox got hurt, they moved me back there,” said Weisman, a 6-foot, 240-pound running back. “I’m not supposed to […]

PHOTOS: Check out the new Football Operations Building

[ 0 ] September 2, 2014

Iowa columnist Rick Brown was part of a select media group that got to tour the ongoing construction for the Hawkeyes’ new Football Operations Center. Check out some of the pics he tweeted on his tour Tuesday afternoon: Entrance to Iowa's new football building. pic.twitter.com/rswU4q4NMv— Rick Brown (@ByRickBrown) September 2, 2014 Here's a look at the […]