Next in Line

Wednesday marks the Iowa finale for senior linebackers Christian Kirksey, James Morris and Anthony Hitchens. Two of their backups, Quinton Alston and Travis Perry, talked Sunday in Tampa about stepping into their shoes next season.
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Iowa’s defense reaches elite level against Michigan

The Iowa Hawkeyes (7-4, 4-3 in Big Ten) seemed doomed for its fourth Big Ten loss of the season against Michigan (7-4, 3-4) when its defense began playing a level it was unable to reach for a majority of the season. Iowa’s 24-21 victory over the Wolverines included an elite defensive performance that was absent during its previous five games — in which the Hawkeyes went 2-3 with...
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks Talk ISU Part II

Kevonte Martin-Manley, Mark Weisman, Dominic Alvis and Anthony Hitchens talk about Iowa's 27-21 win at Iowa State.
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Media Mashup: Presser Day of Gameweek

Tuesday’s are press conference and interview days for the Iowa football team and have been for years….here is some of what came out of this week’s gatherings. Hitchens' legs. — marcmorehouse (@marcmorehouse) August 27, 2013 Let’s start out with an odd tweet…well, not odd if you are on the message boards. An injury rumor started a few days back...
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Prime Cuts: Iowa Defense

Iowa defensive players Carl Davis, Anthony Hitchens, Christian Kirksey, Faith Ekakitie, Dominic Alvis, Louis Trinca-Pasat and others spoke about the upcoming season at Thursday's media. Watch some of the top clips in this edition of Prime Cuts.
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Three Iowa Linebackers Named to Butkus List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior linebackers Christian Kirksey, James Morris and Anthony Hitchens have been named to the 2013 Butkus Award Watch List. The Butkus Award is annually given to the best linebacker at three separate levels. One professional, collegiate, and high school player have been honored since 2008. The collegiate Butkus Award Watch List consists of...
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Iowa Football has best linebackers in Big Ten

It has been years since Iowa football had a dominant defense. Adrian Clayborn, Pat Angerer, Jeremiha Hunter, and Amari Spievey thrived in defensive coordinator Norm Parker’s system as they led the 2009 Hawkeyes to memorable season posting eleven wins and an Orange Bowl victory. 2009 feels like decades ago, let alone four years. A lot has changed since the Orange Bowl season. Iowa...
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Joel Stave, Bo Pelini, Anthony Hitchens, and more.

Big Tentacles  -  The SWRT look at the Big Ten, and its sway over the college football landscape. Stave the Last Dance for Me. Wisconsin puts quarterback Danny O'Brien on the bench in favor of redshirt freshman Joel Stave on Saturday as the Badgers host UTEP. (The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel) Back in the Chase. Nebraska defensive tackle Chase Rome has returned to...
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September 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Hitchens Ready

Anthony Hitchens has been slowed by injuries and disrupted by position changes. The Iowa junior seems to be settled in at linebacker and hopes to run with opportunity.
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

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