Cody Sokol, who was part of a three-man race for the starting quarterback position at Iowa this fall, is apparently looking for another place to finish his career. According to Hawkeye Report, Sokol has indicated that he would visit Louisiana Tech and Ball State. Sokol, who was born in Des Moines, signed with Iowa after […]
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TAMPA, Fla. — Think of Raymond James Stadium as a proving ground. For Iowa’s Jake Rudock, the outcome of Wednesday’s Outback Bowl against No. 14 Louisiana State hinges on savvy and poise. For LSU’s Anthony Jennings, the noon showdown is a chance to unleash his potential. Two quarterbacks, each with an intriguing future, taking center […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. — Kirk Ferentz gathered his Iowa football team for a meeting shortly after a loss to Nebraska ended a humbling 2012 season. His message was simple. And, as things turned out, prophetic. “You have two choices,” Ferentz told the returning members of a team that lost its last six games to finish […]
Good news for an Iowa football team that was battered two weeks ago in a loss to Michigan State: There are no significant changes on the depth chart released Monday by the school. Both Kevonte Martin-Manley (the leading receiver with 26 catches) and Mark Weisman (the leading rusher with 624 yards on 126 carries) are […]
One snapshot does not define a career. Keep that in mind when Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock throws his first pass Saturday against Missouri State at Kinnick Stadium.
IOWA CITY — Kirk Ferentz has been criticized for many things over the years. Having a short leash is not one of them. So, when the Iowa football coach tabbed Jake Rudock as his starting quarterback, it was probably for the long haul. “Clearly, by naming Jake, we felt like he was the furthest ahead, […]
The obvious became official Friday. Jake Rudock will be Iowa’s starting quarterback for the August 31 opener against Northern Illinois. “All three returning quarterbacks have competed well and improved in each phase of our preseason camp,” Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said on Iowa’s official athletic department Twitter account today. “We plan to start Jake in […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. — Jake Rudock has emerged as Iowa’s No. 1 quarterback, though coach Kirk Ferentz wants to let the race run out a little longer before officially naming his starter for the Aug. 31 opener against Northern Illinois at Kinnick Stadium. C.J. Beathard has moved to No. 2, ahead of Cody Sokol. But […]
The 3 for 3 blog makes a football forecast … == 1: HAWKEYE PREDICTION PAST, AND ONE LOOKING AHEAD — In early August, I wrote that the steering wheel to Iowa’s offensive likely belonged to Jake Rudock — something essentially confirmed this weekend when the 6-3, 200-pound sophomore took the snaps with the Hawkeyes’ offensive starters. […]
IOWA CITY — Jake Rudock is an aspiring doctor with a class schedule that would make a valedictorian or two sick to their stomachs. C.J. Beathard is the mop-haired kid from Tennessee with a country music-writing dad who works with Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw and Eric Church, along with a grandfather who’s got seven Super […]