A countdown is underway. For center Austin Blythe, it’s the number of practices before Iowa’s football team kicks off the season Aug. 30 against Northern Iowa. For right tackle Andrew Donnal, it’s the seconds ticking away after every snap. “At tackle, you have a lot more time than you do on the inside,” Donnal said. […]
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BY RICK BROWN AND ANDREW LOGUE 1. THE PURPLE PASS RUSH Greg Davis, Iowa’s offensive coordinator, compared the Tigers’ defensive front to Ohio State, in terms of athleticism and the way LSU’s interior linemen push the pocket. That may not be a bad thing for the Hawkeyes. Sophomore quarterback Jake Rudock found success early against […]
TAMPA, Fla. — One reason for Iowa’s strong offensive line play on the field is a bond that has developed off it. “No one goes off and does their own thing when we’re away from the (football) complex,” sophomore center Austin Blythe said. “We all try to get together and hang out. “That really translates […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. — Brian Ferentz doesn’t waste his time talking about potential. The buzzword for Iowa’s offensive line coach is consistency. “We expect to have a good offensive line every year,” Ferentz said. “I think there were times last year where we met that expectation, and times when we couldn’t have been further away […]
Who is the most “liked” Hawkeye? How about Jordan Walsh?
Williamsburg offensive lineman Austin Blythe has been waiting nine months to officially become an Iowa Hawkeye, and now a snowstorm might spoil his signing ceremony Wednesday. “We were going to have all the coaches that impacted my life at a breakfast at the high school, weather permitting,” Blythe said. “If not, we’ll just sign it […]
Updates on Iowa football recruits.
Iowa added the 13th member to its 2011 recruiting class last week. The Hawkeyes never have had this many commitments this early under Ferentz.
Four-star offensive line recruit Jordan Walsh commits to the Hawkeyes.