The conspiracy theorist in me wonders if it’s more than just a coincidence that the Iowa football team is holding an open practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines on this particular Saturday.
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Suggesting that Iowa State has an edge in talent over Iowa in football never used to be taken seriously outside of perhaps Ames. Now you might get some Iowa fans to agree with you, at least privately. Iowa has won 21 of the last 29 meetings in this rivalry, which resumes today at Kinnick Stadium, […]
Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz will receive a $100,000 bonus when his team is selected for a bowl game Sunday. Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is expected to pocket at least $25,000 — with as much as $100,000 worth of bowl-season bonuses possible. Those incentives are outlined in coaching contracts that were obtained by the […]
Even though Iowa lost, at least the 2001 and 2002 games in this series were exciting.
IOWA STATE The series is tied at six since Kirk Ferentz became Iowa’s coach in 1999, although the Hawkeyes have won the past three. Iowa has a 2-4 record in Ames since 1999. Sept. 10 11 a.m. JACK TRICE STADIUM Last year: 5-7, 3-5 in Big 12 Conference Coach: Paul Rhoads (12-13 in two […]
On the football field, former Iowa safety Tyler Sash and former Iowa State quarterback Austen Arnaud beat each other up. There’s even a picture — the one where Sash intercepted an Arnaud pass in 2009, then hurdled the passer’s feeble attempt at making a tackle. Bygones are bygones with these two former Iowa high school multi-sport […]
Pat Harty on big coaching salaries and a change in attitude about them.
Iowa didn’t give him a scholarship. But Paul Rhoads saw something in Knott.
The Iowa State Cyclones have gone 14 quarters without scoring a touchdown against Iowa. You’ll hear that stat tossed out a lot in the weeks leading up to the Cy-Hawk showdown on Sept. 11. But here’s a little perspective: The last time Iowa State crossed the Hawkeyes’ goal line, Austen Arnaud was a redshirt freshman. […]