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Hawkeyes open 2015 with dangerous Illinois State

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) C.J. Beathard has been waiting for his chance to be Iowa's starting quarterback for years. He's getting his wish this season. Beathard will make just his second career start - and his first at Kinnick Stadium - when the Hawkeyes host FCS school Illinois State on Saturday. Beathard, a redshirt junior who spent the last two years backing up now-Michigan quarterback...
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Podcast: ‘On Iowa’ interviews Beathard, Daniels Ott

The "On Iowa" podcast with Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman has audio interviews with Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard, running backs LeShun Daniels and Jordan Canzeri, center Austin Blythe and defensive end Drew Ott. To listen to this po

Iowa football: Reasons for hope and dissappointment

C.J. Beathard is expected to carry the Iowa team on his back with his gun-slinging attitude. The Iowa football team has disappointed the fans in the past couple of years, producing a couple of unmemorable seasons. Perhaps the most disappointing unit has been Iowa’s offense as it has very toothless in both the rushing and passing attack. The good news is that there are reasons...
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa football position preview: Quarterback

Jake Rudock is gone. Now it’s C.J. Beathard’s team. With all the drama that happened this past season (and offseason) with the quarterbacks, I’m sure you have read more than enough articles on the Iowa Hawkeye quarterbacks. Well, here is one more, this one previewing quarterback situation. Unlike last season, there is no debate on who the starter should be. This is pretty...
May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

C.J. Beathard's patience has paid off to become Iowa's QB

Iowa Hawkeyes quarterback C.J. Beathard had a great life as a kid. His grandfather was NFL executive Bobby Beathard which allowed him to grow up around the NFL and if that wasn't cool enough his dad was an award winning country music songwriter which let him rub elbows with big stars at a young age.His life as a college football player hasn't been quite so charmed. The strong-armed...
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May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa's OC: 'Beathard has bigger upside than Rudock'

Even with Iowa being in the last week of spring practice there is still a lot of focus on the decision that was made at the end of last season to move forward with C.J. Beathard over Jake Rudock.On Wednesday, offensive coordinator Greg Davis was asked a lot about the decision and he opened up a bit and gave some real insight into the thought process. Fans hoping for a little more...
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April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Instant Analysis: Iowa vs Purdue

The Iowa football team came back and won the game because the Iowa defense absolutely smothered the Purdue offense. Iowa once again found a way to claw their way back from a first half deficit to win their fourth game of the season 24-10 over the Purdue Boilermakers. With quarterback C.J. Beathard getting his first career start because of an injury to Jake Rudock, there was a general...
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Iowa Ride the Hot Hand with C.J. Beathard at Quarterback?

For a coach who got a sorely needed spark on offense, Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz doesn’t seem excited. After a 24-20 win over Pittsburgh,...
Via Athlon Sports
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Instant Analysis: Back-up quarterback leads Iowa to victory

Back-up quarterback C.J. Beathard looked great in a come from behind victory over Pittsburgh. Iowa was being dominated heading into the second half down 17-7 but then back-up quarterback C.J. Beathard stepped onto the field and changed the game. The offense completely transformed with Beathard in scoring on three of their four drives. The defense seemed motivated by the offense...
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa WR Damond Powell Makes a Nifty One-Handed Catch Against Pittsburgh

Iowa’s offense got a spark in the second half from backup quarterback C.J. Beathard, which included this bomb to receiver Damond Powell.Powell...
Via Athlon Sports
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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