IOWA CITY, Ia. – Faith in Iowa’s passing game seems fleeting for now. Midway through the first half of Saturday’s season-opening victory against Northern Iowa, a former Hawkeye receiver began expressing his frustrations via Twitter. “C’mon Ruddock [sic] trust the (receivers) down the field,” Marvin McNutt tweeted, in reference to quarterback Jake Rudock. McNutt, who […]
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As the fourth quarter of Iowa’s 2014 opener dawned Saturday afternoon, you’d have thought the angst was ratcheting up faster than David Johnson’s receiving yards total for Northern Iowa against the Hawkeyes’ green linebacking corps. Too worrisome, too soon from Hawk Central’s first live game chat? Indeed, as Quinton Alston, Bo Bower and Reggie Spearman […]
Iowa won its school-record eighth straight game to start a season on Oct. 24, 2009, at Michigan State. The streak remained alive because of the most famous slant pattern in school history. It was run by sophomore wide receiver Marvin McNutt, and it came on the final play. Michigan State had taken a 13-9 lead […]
LA PORTE CITY, Ia. — Reading defenses is a snap for Jay Scheel. It’s reading between the lines that’s a problem. Scheel, a football standout for Union Community High School, verbally committed to Iowa more than a year ago, and was among 21 recruits to sign a national letter of intent with the Hawkeyes today. […]
Former Iowa receiver moves from practice squad to Panthers’ active roster.
Former Hawkeye receiver Keenan Davis signed with the Dolphins on Wednesday, joining former Iowa offensive coordinator Ken O’Keefe and ex-Hawkeye Marvin McNutt in Miami. “Its my first time being away from home,” Davis said. “Born in Iowa. Went to Iowa. To have familiar faces … makes me feel at home.” Davis was waived by Cleveland […]
Greg Davis will show something different Saturday, but how much different?
NFL teams continued to trim the rosters on Friday, with moves affecting the following former Hawkeyes: — The Philadelphia Eagles released receiver Marvin McNutt. — The New York Jets released center Matt Kroul. The Washington Times is reporting that defensive back Jordan Bernstine has been informed by the Washington Redskins that he has made their […]
James Vandenberg is among a strong array of quarterbacks in the Big Ten Conference this season, and rightly so after completing 237 of 404 passes for 3,022 yards and 25 touchdowns. Is he the Hawkeyes’ most indispensible player, or is it: Receiver Keenan Davis, who assumes Marvin McNutt’s go-to role Tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz, who many […]