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The race to replace Tanner Miller at free safety is already on

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. — Senior  Tanner Miller will play his final game at free safety Wednesday against LSU in the Outback Bowl. Who will replace him? One candidate is Jordan Lomax, who started at right cornerback in Iowa’s first game of the season against Northern Illinois but was injured. Freshman Desmond King stepped in as a starter […]

Iowa’s defensive backfield making steady strides

[ 0 ] December 25, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. — The defensive secondary that once made Iowa fans squeamish is now a symbol of progress. Tanner Miller is the senior leader for a group of safeties and cornerbacks who recovered from a shaky start to emerge as a solidified unit. “Communication is probably the biggest thing out there,” Miller said. “These last few […]

Fiedorowicz, Lowery starters on Iowa depth chart

[ 0 ] November 18, 2013

Tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz and cornerback B.J. Lowery, both knocked out of the Purdue game Nov. 9 with injuries, are listed as starters on Iowa’s depth chart released today. The Hawkeyes (6-4, 3-3 Big Ten Conference) host Michigan (3-3, 7-3) at 11 a.m. Saturday in Kinnick Stadium. Approximately 4,000 tickets remain for the final home […]

Good news on injury front for Iowa football team

[ 0 ] November 13, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz and cornerback B.J. Lowery were knocked out of Iowa’s 38-14 win against Purdue with injuries. But it sounds like both should be good to go in the Hawkeyes’ next game, Nov. 23 against Michigan. “If we played this week, we have one guy who might be doubtful,” […]

Depth chart: New starter at right defensive end and other changes

[ 0 ] October 21, 2013

Mike Hardy is listed as the starting right defensive end on Iowa’s football depth chart released today, replacing Dominic Alvis. Alvis, a senior, injured his back in the first half of last week’s 34-24 loss at Ohio State. The Hawkeyes host Northwestern at 11 a.m. Saturday in Kinnick Stadium. That was the only change in […]

Lowery on highlight INT: “If I missed, ‘Oh, (bleep)'”

[ 0 ] September 17, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — The way cornerback B.J. Lowery explains it, his leaping, one-handed interception was a moment of redemption. It was a signature play in Iowa’s 27-21 win over Iowa State, and it ended up making the national highlight shows Saturday night. “I didn’t see myself on ESPN,” Lowery said. “I saw it a […]

Video: Iowa’s weekly presser

[ 0 ] September 3, 2013

Ferentz stops short of clearing Lowery, Lomax

[ 0 ] September 3, 2013

Injuries and heat left Iowa’s secondary depleted Saturday. Cornerbacks B.J. Lowery and Jordan Lomax were both on the sideline during the late stages of a 30-27 loss against Northern Illinois. Lowery expects to be back at full strength when Missouri State visits Kinnick Stadium this weekend. “It’s just calves and cramps,” he said. “I think […]

Strides notable in secondary with strength in numbers

[ 0 ] August 18, 2013

Lose a star, gain a constellation. With cornerback Micah Hyde now playing for the NFL’s Green Bay Packers, the Iowa secondary is seeking strength in numbers. “What we’re trying to build is not only the first-team guys, we’re trying to build the next four guys (and) the next four,” defensive coordinator Phil Parker said. “I […]

B.J. Lowery showing significant gains in secondary

[ 0 ] June 26, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — B.J. Lowery was one of nine true freshmen to see the field for Iowa’s football team in 2010. Now a senior, he’s never used his redshirt season. He’s also never played more than 10 games in a year because of injuries. buy antivirus software But after a solid spring, the Hawkeyes’ starting […]