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Iowa football: Defense struggles mightily in loss at Michigan

[ 0 ] November 17, 2012

ANN ARBOR, MICH. — Apparently, Iowa left its defense in East Lansing, Mich. It hasn’t shown up much the past five weeks and wasn’t there on Saturday in a 42-17 loss to No. 23 Michigan. “Defensively, we didn’t have any answers to their attacks,” Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said. “That became pretty apparent, pretty quickly.” […]

Game notes: Mark Weisman, Jordan Cotton, injuries and more

[ 0 ] October 13, 2012

Sophomore running back Mark Weisman finished with more than 100 rushing yards for the fourth straight game on Saturday, but it didn’t come easy. Weisman had 116 yards on 26 carries, but left the locker room with a protective walking boot on his right ankle. “I think its fine,” Weisman said. He said he could […]

Iowa media day: WRs fast, but not that fast

[ 2 ] August 6, 2012

The Iowa receivers aren’t going to be chasing down any Jamacian sprinters. “There’s no (Usain) Bolts out there, no,” Iowa receivers coach Erik Campbell said. “No track stars. But we have good speed. “We’d like to get more. Right now it’s what we have, that’s what we’re going into the season with.” Iowa hired former […]

Ferentz: MacMillan could be ready; Lowery is not ready

[ 0 ] September 27, 2011

What Iowa football fans have seen in the secondary is what they’re going to continue to see — at least for a while, coach Kirk Ferentz said Tuesday. Translated: That means cornerback B.J. Lowery’s recovery from a broken wrist is taking longer than anticipated. “I just heard this morning that he’s going to need a […]

Changes on defense help Hawks to win

[ 1 ] September 17, 2011

There were issues, but personnel changes on defense made for a marked improvement.

Ferentz: Key for players to step up

[ 1 ] September 17, 2011

Transcript from Kirk Ferentz’s postgame interview.

Matt Tobin tightens grip on left guard spot

[ 0 ] September 3, 2011

Hawkeye fans got to see a lot of new faces on the field against Tennessee Tech.

Your guide to the new-look Hawkeyes

[ 1 ] August 26, 2011

It’s going to be a different look for the 2011 football team.

Sleeper has worked his way into starting spot

[ 0 ] August 19, 2011

Those familiar with the Iowa football program probably shouldn’t be surprised that a walk-on is starting at one of the safety positions.