IOWA CITY, Ia. — Is Jake Rudock ready for takeoff? He’s proven himself a capable quarterback, but Iowa’s offense needs a lift. The Hawkeyes’ once powerful ground game is sputtering, and Saturday’s 11 a.m. showdown against Wisconsin might call for more-than-usual aerial navigation. The Badgers (5-2, 3-1 Big Ten Conference) are allowing an average of […]
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IOWA CITY, Ia. — So what’s it like to silence 105,000 fans? “It was pretty awesome,” Iowa tight end Jake Duzey said. The sophomore from Troy, Mich., caught a Jake Rudock pass and took it 85 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter of last week’s 34-24 loss at No. 4 Ohio State. […]
FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa defensive back Desmond King was named Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week for his play in Iowa’s 34-24 loss at Ohio State. In addition, sophomore tight end Jake Duzey earned honorable mention tight end of the week recognition from the College Football Performance […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. — Kevonte Martin-Manley is Iowa’s most experienced wide receiver, a position that needs to take a step up. But it’s clear that Iowa’s passing game will be stretched beyond the wide receiver position, to tight ends and running backs. Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said he’d be comfortable playing any of his five tight […]
ANN ARBOR, MICH. — Iowa didn’t change its game plan or scheme any different. But tight ends ended up with 11 catches on Saturday, led by junior C.J. Fiedorowicz with a career-high eight catches for 99 yards. It was the most catches for an Iowa tight end since Scott Slutzker caught 8 for 165 against […]
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 […]
New offensive coordinator Greg Davis has never seen a tight end like C.J. Fiedorowicz.
After a freshman season spent learning how to block, Fiedorowicz is ready to make an impact.
Jake Rudock’s numbers would be outlandish in a video game, but they are 100 percent real.