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There’s 1 key stat Hawkeye defensive lineman strive to improve

[ 0 ] April 17, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — The numbers on a tape measure and scale won’t necessarily add up to more sacks for Iowa’s patchwork defensive line. But a little bulk wouldn’t hurt. “You don’t have to be a certain height, a certain weight to play any position in football,” defensive line coach Reese Morgan said. “And thank […]

Harty: Ugly duckling recruits don’t always become swans

[ 0 ] February 5, 2013

Kirk Ferentz wasn’t on top of the college football world a decade ago, but he could see it from where he stood. The Iowa football program was in the midst of an unprecedented run of success from 2002 to 2004, compiling records of 11-2, 10-3 and 10-2, respectively, in each of the three seasons. But […]

Davis breaking the mold on D-line

[ 0 ] August 30, 2012

The Hawkeyes take great pride in player development. The depth chart is filled with 270-pound defensive linemen who came to Iowa City as 220-pound projects. Sophomore Carl Davis is not one of those guys. “I came in as a freshman at 340 pounds,” Davis said. “I never knew until I came here that Iowa builds […]

Other teams still after future Hawk Fleming

[ 0 ] September 1, 2011

Despite his verbal commitment to the Hawkeyes, other college coaches haven’t left Maurice Fleming alone.

OL Jordan Diamond lists Iowa among his favorites

[ 0 ] July 13, 2011

Offensive lineman Jordan Diamond has listed Iowa among his top five schools.

Defensive tackle Jaleel Johnson commits to Iowa

[ 5 ] July 7, 2011

Defensive lineman Jaleel Johnson committed to the Iowa Hawkeye football team Thursday.