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Tag: "Nico Law"

First-stringers solid, but Iowa’s secondary depth an unknown commodity

[ 0 ] June 18, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — The questions about John Lowdermilk have subsided. Now, Iowa football fans are wondering who will be his backup at strong safety. “I just feel like I have to help the next guys in line,” Lowdermilk said Wednesday. “Help bring them along.” The Hawkeyes’ secondary took a hit last week when senior […]

Hawkeye Law announces on Facebook that he is leaving team

[ 0 ] June 11, 2014

Defensive back Nico Law will transfer from the Iowa program. Law said in a Facebook post: “My football career is going into a new direction at another university. I want to thank all the fans, friends, family and Iowa football staff for their support over the years. You will truly be missed. Iowa will always be […]

Iowa defensive back Law cited for disorderly conduct

[ 0 ] June 7, 2014

Iowa football player Nicholas “Nico” Law was charged with disorderly conduct Saturday. Law, 21, was cited at about 1:45 in front of Pancheros at the intersection of Clinton and Washington streets in Iowa City, according to a police complaint. The complaint states that police interviewed witnesses on the scene who said an assailant jumped a male victim, […]

Strides notable in secondary with strength in numbers

[ 0 ] August 18, 2013

Lose a star, gain a constellation. With cornerback Micah Hyde now playing for the NFL’s Green Bay Packers, the Iowa secondary is seeking strength in numbers. “What we’re trying to build is not only the first-team guys, we’re trying to build the next four guys (and) the next four,” defensive coordinator Phil Parker said. “I […]

Iowa football notebook: Offensive line, recruiting and injuries

[ 0 ] November 3, 2012

Bloomington, Ind. — It was relentless and brutal. Indiana defensive tackles Adam Repologle and Larry Black were disrupting the Iowa offense, pushing around on sophomore guard Austin Blythe and junior guard Nolan MacMillan. Repologle had two tackles for loss and seven tackles, and Black had a sack and two tackles for loss. “It was a […]

Iowa’s Nico Law and James Vandenberg talk Hawks

[ 0 ] August 29, 2012

  Iowa opens Kirk Ferentz’s 14th season as football coach against Northern Illinois at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Soldier Field in Chicago. Who starts at strong safety? The depth chart says it’s either Tom Donatell or Nico Law. Here’s Nico Law, talking about that and  other topics. So what’s quarterback James Vandenberg have to say […]

Iowa football: Breaking down the defense

[ 0 ] August 18, 2012

Blitz? At Iowa? It could happen from a variety of positions as the defense transitions between coordinators – from Parkers Norm to Phil. “Sometimes you have to,” Phil Parker said putting additional heat on quarterbacks. Cornerbacks playing close to receivers before the ball is snapped? “Sometimes you have to,” Parker said. Welcome to the brave […]

Law stays confident, not cocky

[ 1 ] August 9, 2012

Say the name Nico Law around an Iowa football fan and chances are you’ll get a rousing response. You might even get a comparison to the great Bob Sanders, even though Law has yet to start a game for the Hawkeyes and only has 11 tackles to his credit. So how’s that for pressure? “I […]

Spring notebook: Keenan Davis out

[ 0 ] April 11, 2012

Iowa’s top returning WR out with undisclosed injury.

Changes on defense help Hawks to win

[ 1 ] September 17, 2011

There were issues, but personnel changes on defense made for a marked improvement.