IOWA CITY, Ia. – Bobby Kennedy caught himself. As the second-year receivers coach began touting the potential of Iowa’s wideouts, he started to gush. Then, his comments became more measured. “I’m really pleased we decided to redshirt some of those guys, because I think they’ve got the ability to really, maybe change — not necessarily the […]
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At this rate, Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz might be done with his 2013 recruiting class by the Sept. 1 season opener against Northern Illinois at Soldier Field in Chicago. Ferentz and his staff received verbal commitments from two more high school seniors-to-be on Friday with Ohio offensive lineman Sean Welsh and Missouri receiver/defensive back […]
The Iowa football team continues to add to its 2013 recruiting class with a receiver from St. Louis the latest to pledge his allegiance. Derrick Mitchell Jr., a 6-foot, 185-pound senior-to-be at Vashon High School in St. Louis, committed to Iowa on Thursday according to several online reports. Mitchell picked Iowa over offers from Nebraska, […]