IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) This was supposed to be the year that Iowa flourished under offensive coordinator Greg Davis.
Three games in, the Hawkeyes look inept.
Iowa (2-1) scored only 17 points against Ball State and Iowa State and is 102nd out of 128 FBS teams in scoring at 21.7 points per game.
What is troubling about those numbers is that the Hawkeyes basically brought back their...
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((HT: Iowa State Daily Online))Iowa State beat Iowa today in the annual CyHawk affair on a last-second field goal by Cole Netten with two seconds left in regulation.Netten missed his first attempt, but Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz had called timeout to try and ice him. Didn't work and now the Cyclones are 1-2 after their embarassing loss to North Dakota State and the Hawkeyes...
Kirk Ferentz out-thought himself in his Hawkeyes’ 20-17 loss to Iowa State on Saturday. Iowa State had a 4th-and-1 at Iowa’s 24 with two seconds left in a 17-17 game. Ferentz decided to try icing Iowa State kicker Cole Netten on a last-second field goal attempt. Netten’s kick barely hooked wide left, which would have […]
My dad was such a Hawkeye fan that he had Herky on the back of his gravestone.
My dad was probably the biggest sports fan that I have ever known. He loved playing it, talking about it, watching it, and coaching it. He passed on that same love of sports to my brothers and me.
He would come home from work and we would go right outside and play soccer, football, baseball, basketball...
Big Ten football doesn’t move to a nine game conference schedule until 2016, but Iowa head coach is already openly talking about an eventual 10-game schedule for the conference. Towards the end of his weekly radio show “Hawk Talk with Kirk Ferentz,” he brought up the possibility of a further expansion of Big Ten play in response to a question about scheduling tougher non-conference...
I’ve been to five college football media days thus far and I’m so nauseated that I will not be attending the sixth one that I had planned.
You know the kinds of phrases:
“focused on our execution”
“got to stay focused”
“we’re excited about…..”
“comes down to making plays”
“trying to get better everyday”
“improving any way I can to...
Oh, Kirk Ferentz, where do I even begin? After three years of steady regression the Hawkeyes bounced back to an 8-5 record in 2013 (and Hawkeye fans celebrated like they won the dang national title; apparently expectations are low in Iowa City), bouncing back from a 4-8 mark the year before. More importantly, Iowa survived [&hellip
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Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz has faced a lot of criticism lately as the as his success hasn’t matched up with the massive contract.
In this multi-part series of articles, I will discuss the effects of Kirk Ferentz to Iowa football. I will talk about the good and the bad of Ferentz. I also will talk about the future of Iowa with Ferentz at the helm and if Iowa is better or worse...
Now that the recruiting attrition has ended, Kirk Ferentz looks to begin his four year cycle once again.
In this multi-part series of articles, I will discuss the effects of Kirk Ferentz to Iowa football. I will talk about the good and the bad of Ferentz. I also will talk about the future of Iowa with Ferentz at the helm and if Iowa is better or worse with him as the coach in...
Iowa running back recruit Markel Smith failed to qualify academically to Iowa so he will attend Milford Academy in Connecticut in the fall.
Incoming Iowa football freshman running back Markel Smith will not be attending Iowa this fall as planned due to failing to qualify academically.
Smith was one of Iowa’s highest rated prospects in the class of 2014 with some high three star...