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Big Ten Breakdown: Iowa Hawkeyes Full Preview

Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz is something of a paradox. He has been the head coach of the Hawkeyes since 1999. In that time, he has compiled a 108-79 record, which is good for 39th-best over that stretch. That's not bad, especially when one considers the disadvantages—mostly as it concerns recruiting—that Iowa has to contend with. He has also been the best—not...
Via Football Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz gave us the best 2014 Media Day soundbite

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” “working hard” “we’re excited about…..” “comes down to making plays” “trying to get better everyday” “improving any way I can to...
Via The Sports Bank
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Ten Previews, Pt. 11: Iowa Hawkeyes

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 (Visited 100 times, 100 visits today) The post...
Via No Coast Bias
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa football: Ferentz’s critics

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...
Via isportsweb.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Ferentz finally gives us something worthwhile from a Media Day

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” “working hard” “we’re excited about…..” “comes down to making plays” “trying to get better everyday” “improving any way I can to...
Via The Sports Bank
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa football: Ferentz’s four year cycle

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...
Via isportsweb.com
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa football and Kirk Ferentz: Player development

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz is one of the best developers of talent in the nation. 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 the future.  Iowa head...
Via isportsweb.com
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Tentacles: Kirk Ferentz, Charlie Drewek, and a whole bunch of stadium renovations.

Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football.You've Got a Ferentz in Me. Mike Jones looks at Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz and his coaching staff as part of Off Tackle Empire's Iowa Week.Party on the Patio.Purdue announces plans to install a "temporary patio area" near the southern end zone of Ross-Ade Stadium. It will replace recently torn...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
July 09, 2014  |  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...
Via isportsweb.com
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa HC Kirk Ferentz apologizes for dropping F-bomb in press conference.

Iowa head football coach dropped an F-bomb during a press conference on Tuesday after being asked a question by an AP reporter about a former Iowa athletic department adviser  who has been accused of  sexual harassment. "Ferentz objected to the question, “It’s been out there that you had your players cut off contact with Pete Gray.” He had a problem with the...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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