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Longtime coach Kirk Ferentz overhauls Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Instead of the new coach many Iowa fans were hoping for, the Hawkeyes has apparently gotten a new Kirk Ferentz. Ferentz, the nation's second-longest tenured coach, has spent the last eight months overhauling his underperforming program. Ferentz has made a ton of changes this offseason, from introducing alternate uniforms to switching practice times and updating...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Quickest Slants: Time to go

IOWA CITY — Tuesdays are new this fall with Iowa football. Players speak at 11 and we get head coach Kirk Ferentz at 1:15.There is some feeling out here. We didn’t get a ton of players today. This disappoints me, but I

Is 2015 Kirk Ferentz’s Swan Song at Iowa?

Unfortunately for the Hawkeye faithful, that’s the narrative heading into the 2015 season. Even though the embattled head coach’s contract runs through 2020, the conversation surrounding the program this year is whether or not this is finally “it” for arguably one of the best coaches to ever step foot in Iowa City. Instead of debating whether the Hawks will contest for a...
Via Know It All Football
1 day ago  |  Discuss

3 Reasons to be Optimistic About the Iowa Hawkeyes in 2015

Kirk Ferentz has been the man in Iowa City for nearly two decades, but as of recently it seems Iowa Hawkeye fans have begun to grow a little...
Via Athlon Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Behind-the-scenes look at Iowa football camp

The Iowa Hawkeyes are led by head coach Kirk Ferentz, who is one of the most well-respected coaches in all of college football. Ferentz is known for his ability to prepare players for the next level. Thanks to a video that was released by the GoHawksTV YouTube account, we get a behind-the-scenes look at how Ferentz prepares his team for an upcoming season. The mini-documentary provides...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

September To Set Up November

Parents visiting for a week. Kids heading back to school this week. The usual chaos of the transition of activities. How about a terrifying concept of the worst case scenario for this season? PITT: Can technically start the season with losses to Bo Pelini, Terry Bowden, and Kirk Ferentz. Good God. My sphincter clenched upon reading that. It should be no surprise that Head Coach...
Via Pitt Blather
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jalen Embry leaving Iowa, to play at JUCO level

Iowa Hawkeyes defensive back Jalen Embry is leaving the program and will play the 2015 season at the junior college level. Head coach Kirk Ferentz made the announcement, which was reported by John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk. Ferentz also offered a brief statement. “Jalen Embry has decided to leave the football team,” the long-time head coach said in a statement...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Have Iowa Hawkeyes fans seen enough from the Kirk Ferentz era?

Fans of just about any team can be a fickle bunch. Winning usually placates them, while loosing infuriates them to no end. However, talk to Iowa Hawkeyes fans and one is liable to get many differing opinions on what to think about the team, and more importantly, its head coach, Kirk Ferentz. Some are diehard Ferentz fans, while others are aware that recent results aren’t what this...
Via Talking 10
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Iowa’s Coaching History Repeating Itself with Kirk Ferentz?

Hawkeye faithful everywhere still beam with pride when the name Hayden Fry is uttered. After all, it was Fry who provided Hawkeyes a new sense of...
Via Athlon Sports
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Recruit Markel Smith will not be attending Iowa

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...
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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