Posted October 23, 2012 on
Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz and other players chimed in on why James Vandenberg gives team best chance to win. Also in Tuesday's presser notebook are the injury report, Who's next at LT, Who's first at SS and includes a video.

Pre-NW: Ferentz Transcript

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz met with the media on Tuesday. Find out what the coach had to say in this transcript from the press conference.

Prime Cuts: Ferentz Backs Vandy

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz fielded plenty of questions about his quarterback on Tuesday. He said James Vandenberg gives team best chance to win.

Iowa's Ferentz sticking with Vandenberg at QB

(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer Iowa quarterback James Vandenberg has had one of the most miserable senior seasons anyone could imagine. It's not going to cost him his job. Coach Kirk Ferentz reiterated Tuesday that Vandenberg is his starter for Saturday's game at Northwestern (6-2, 2-2 Big Ten). Many wondered if Iowa (4-3, 2-1) might...

Prime Cuts: Hawks Talk

Iowa players James Vanderberg, Keenan Davis, Mark Weisman and other meet with the media on Tuesday. Here's a selection of Prime Cuts from that gathering.

Notes: Eyes on the Hawkeyes

Northwestern continued its preparations for the Iowa Hawkeyes, holding a two-hour workout on Wednesday. PurpleWildcats offers notes and observations from Evanston.

Iowa, Northwestern Fight To Stay In Legends Division

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Northwestern Wildcats aren’t amongst the best teams in the country, but they are amongst the best that the Big Ten have to offer this year. On Saturday at Ryan Field, the two will lock horns in a crucial Legends Division battle. Iowa is one of the few teams that controls its own destiny to make it to the Rose Bowl, and that’s saying quite a lot for a...

Tough Night

The weekend's home loss to Penn State brought out some interesting callers during Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz's radio show Wednesday night.

Notes: Ready to regroup

Northwestern returned to work on Tuesday morning, following a heartbreaking loss to Nebraska. There was no time to sulk about the loss as a date with the Iowa Hawkeyes looms. PurpleWildcats offers notes and observations from Evanston.
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