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Videos: Mabin on what he was thinking after his first INT; Leshun Daniels on getting off to a good start early

[ 0 ] August 30, 2014

Brown: Ferentz won’t let himself get too excited about running game

[ 0 ] August 27, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Asked if he felt better about his running game than in recent seasons, Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz squirmed in his chair like someone sitting in the dentist’s office waiting for a root canal. “You never feel too good about anything, especially right now,” Ferentz said. Right now is Saturday’s 11 […]

Hawkeye media day: LeShun Daniels, Rudock/Beathard, life after C.J.

[ 0 ] August 4, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Hawkeye columnist Rick Brown provides the five biggest talking points from Iowa football media day on Monday: Depth at running back: The core of the running game rests in backs Mark Weisman, Jordan Canzeri, Damon Bullock and LeShun Daniels. “We have four guys we can put in a game and have confidence in,” […]

Why Iowa RB corps could be Big Ten’s deepest

[ 0 ] June 23, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Never before has Kirk Ferentz been blessed with such running back riches. The Iowa football coach returns his top three rushers from last season, while potential breakout performers LeShun Daniels Jr., Akrum Wadley and Jonathan Parker are progressing behind the scenes. Add it all up, and the Hawkeyes’ ground game could […]

Football notes: Who’s shining in bowl practices?

[ 0 ] December 23, 2013

ALL CLEAR: Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz said all the regular roster players are expected to make the trip to Tampa, and no one should miss the game because of injuries. “We had some injuries coming out of the last game, had some guys who rested for a couple weeks,” Ferentz said. “We’ve got some […]

One Hawkeye stepping forward for more time at running back

[ 0 ] November 19, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Is Jordan Canzeri the answer? For the past several weeks, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz has fielded questions about his running backs. Injuries slowed Mark Weisman. Inexperience limited LeShun Daniels. Inconsistency seemed to be an issue with Damon Bullock. And then, Canzeri turned in a breakout performance against Purdue, rushing for 165 […]

Andrew Logue: Time to let young talent run loose

[ 0 ] October 27, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — An infusion of freshman potential is circulating through the Iowa football roster. Desmond King locked down a starting spot at cornerback weeks ago. Reggie Spearman is getting more snaps at linebacker. And it’s looking like LeShun Daniels is capable of carrying a greater load at running back. “It’s not like (Daniels) […]

Why Iowa’s running game can’t take Northwestern for granted

[ 0 ] October 23, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Anyone who dismisses Northwestern’s football team as more artsy than ornery better do some number crunching. The Wildcats don’t mind slogging it out in the trenches, and they’ve been noticeably belligerent in their last seven meetings with Iowa – allowing an average of 114.1 rushing yards a game and a 3.6 […]

Update: Kinnick attendance the lowest since 2003

[ 0 ] September 7, 2013

The attendance for today’s Iowa football game is 64,201 – the lowest turnout at Kinnick Stadium in 10 years. The Hawkeyes have also drawn less than 70,000 three straight games. Iowa had a run of 30 consecutive sellouts, before last November’s game against Nebraska. This season’s opener against Northern Illinois drew 67.402. Today’s marks the […]

Hawkeyes grind out win against Missouri State

[ 0 ] September 7, 2013

best antivirus software for windows 7 IOWA CITY, Ia. – Brandon Scherff doesn’t mind doing the dirty work for Mark Weisman. “He’s a smart, physical runner, I’ll tell you,” said Scherff, the Hawkeyes’ left tackle. “I love blocking for him.” Weisman, Iowa’s junior running back, ran for 180 yards in 30 carries in a tougher-than-expected 28-14 […]