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Iowa football: Ferentz weighs change in recruiting strategy

[ 0 ] November 13, 2012

Iowa City, Ia. — A swifter pace of recruiting throughout the country has Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz thinking about possibly changing staff assignments. Ferentz said during Tuesday’s press conference that he will consider having a staff member dedicated only to recruiting. Now that job falls on Eric Johnson, who also helps coach the Hawkeyes’ […]

Iowa football: 5 questions about the Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] October 17, 2012

What will Iowa miss most of Mark Weisman doesn’t play? If true freshman Greg Garmon starts Saturday, then quarterback James Vandenberg better be prepared to be mobile. It’s tough enough to veteran backs to figure out which defender to block on blitzing situations, let alone a collegiate rookie. Luckily for Vanenberg and Iowa, Penn State […]

Suchomel blog: Bits and pieces and a video

[ 0 ] September 28, 2012

James Vandenberg isn’t interested in your criticism. “In all honesty, I only hear it from you guys,” Vandenberg told the media on Tuesday. “I live in a cave. I go to school and I go to football. And that’s about it in the season.” Vandenberg didn’t take the bait when asked if he knew some […]

Iowa football: Kirk Ferentz weighs options at running back

[ 0 ] September 18, 2012

That Iowa running back position about which fans and coaches were concerned, suddenly is becoming an offensive strength.

Iowa football: New facilities, polished plays, refurbished mentality

[ 0 ] August 18, 2012

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Traffic-snarling construction outside Iowa’s football facility proved more than a summer detour for recruits and others visiting the state’s most visible program. The hustle-and-bustle of demolition, followed by deafening sounds that accompany major building were metaphors for the Hawkeyes’ vision of the future – outside the program and within. Beyond 83-year […]

Iowa football: Is Brad Rogers the new starting tailback?

[ 2 ] August 2, 2012

Fullback Brad  Rogers shares the starting tailback position with Damon Bullock as the Hawkeyes enter their first official practice on Friday. A revised depth chart popped up on the school’s web site Thursday morning. It’s not earth-shattering news, given the state of Iowa’s running backs after previous No. 2 De’Andre Johnson was kicked off the […]

Notebook: JVB ready to watch ‘Hard Knocks’

[ 0 ] June 26, 2012

JVB watching for O’Keefe, defensive changes, Rogers’ role, and Hawkeyes know they are being picked low.

VIDEO: Brad Rogers is gameday ready

[ 0 ] June 15, 2012

After a heart condition had his career on hold, Brad Rogers is ready to go.

Davis transcript: Tempo good, but need more speed

[ 0 ] April 11, 2012

From UI Sports Information (FastScripts by ASAP Sports): COACH DAVIS: Well, we’ve had a great start. We’ve had eight practices now. For the most part, we’ve got the majority of the offense in. Kind of the goal for the spring is to do a couple things: One, we wanted to get the offense installed; two, […]

Canzeri suffers knee injury

[ 2 ] March 29, 2012

The father of Iowa sophomore-to-be running back Jordan Canzeri confirmed that his son suffered an ACL injury in practice on Wednesday. Brian Canzeri told Hawkeye Insider.com that his son had a torn ACL on Thursday evening. He said Jordan plans to take a redshirt in the upcoming season. Iowa sports information director Steve Roe would […]