At First Glance: Pitt vs. Iowa

After three weeks, Pitt still stands unbeaten. Next up? The Iowa Hawkeyes. With Boston College's win over top ten USC this weekend, Pitt's win over the Eagles looks to be more significant. But with all due respect to Boston College, the Iowa game at the beginning of the season was the one a lot of fans were pointing to as the Panthers' first true test. So far, though...
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Iowa's offense exposed in loss to Iowa State

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Once again, Iowa failed to run the ball as it has in the past. But the Hawkeyes couldn't throw it either. The result was another disheartening loss to rival Iowa State and lingering questions about an offense that can't get untracked. Iowa (2-1) scored just 17 points for the second week in a row on Saturday, losing to the Cyclones by three on Cole Netten...
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Winless Iowa State Rallies To Defeat Iowa, 20-17

The Iowa Hawkeyes, (2-0), flirted with disaster in each of their first two games before prevailing. Disaster came to fruition at the hands of win less 0-2, instate rival Iowa State, (ISU), 20-17 on a second chance field goal with :03 left in the game.Iowa State Cyclone kicker Cole Netten missed the game wining field goal from 42 yards with just seven seconds remaining Saturday, but...
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OSG CFB: Just How Much Is Kirk Ferentz's Buyout These Days...??? Still Un-Buyoutable...

((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...
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Cole Netten's Boot Brings The Cy-Hawk Trophy Back To Iowa State 20-17 Over Iowa

Iowans from Des Moines to Davenport to Sioux City focused on the in - state battle between Iowa and Iowa State this Saturday.Since 1977 the winner possess the Cy-Hawk Trophy to go along with in-state bragging rights. Iowa State has only possessed the Cy-Hawk Trophy 13 times since 1977 but recent history has been swaying the Cyclones way.Today at Kinnick Stadium the game went to the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa State rallies past Iowa

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Cole Netten hit a 42-yard field goal with two seconds left and Iowa State rallied to beat Iowa 20-17 on Saturday, picking up its first win of the season. Sam Richardson had 255 yards passing and 2 TDs for the Cyclones (1-2), who beat the rival Hawkeyes (2-1) for the third time in four tries. Iowa State took a 17-14 lead with 7:33 left on Richardson's 27...
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Iowa Attempts to Free Iowa State Kicker on Game-Winner and It Backfires Miserably

Iowa State kicker Cole Netten was lining up a game-winning 42-yard field goal to defeat in-state rival Iowa, a kick that would give the Cyclones a massive morale boost after two brutal early-season losses. Unfortunately Netten missed the kick and ISU would be forced to play overtime…except Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz called timeout before he kicked and the redshirt sophomore would...
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Iowa State rallies past Iowa 20-17

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Cole Netten hit a 42-yard field goal with two seconds left and Iowa State rallied to beat Iowa 20-17 on Saturday, picking up its first win of the season. Sam Richardson had 255 yards passing and 2 TDs for the Cyclones (1-2), who beat the rival Hawkeyes (2-1) for the third time in four tries. Iowa State took a 17-14 lead with 7:33 left on Richardson's 27...
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Kirk Ferentz ices Iowa State kicker Cole Netten and strategy backfires

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 […]
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Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Iowa State Cyclones: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Knock knock… who is there? Owen… 0-2…. That was the joke that the Iowa campus police sent to their counterparts at Iowa State. It was clever, to the point and highlights the only reason we are talking about this game. Iowa (2-0) will try to change that joke to 0-3 with a win over Iowa State (0-2) in this one. Coverage of the game between Iowa and Iowa State will air on ESPN...
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Hawkeyes set to host rival Cyclones

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Coaches Kirk Ferentz and Paul Rhoads typically avoid discussing the adversarial aspects of the Iowa-Iowa State series. Hawkeyes linebacker Quinton Alston was in no mood for diplomacy. ''They don't like us. We don't like them,'' Alston said Tuesday. Those words captured the true nature of a rivalry that grips the state every year. The...
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Bucs Place DE Adrian Clayborn On IR With Torn Biceps

Adam Schefter is reporting that Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed defensive end Adrian Clayborn on injured reserve with a torn Biceps. Bucs announced they have placed defensive end Adrian Clayborn on Injured Reserve (biceps) and re-signed defensive end Scott Solomon. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2014 The former Iowa Hawkeyes star didn’t have his fifth year option...
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Score This Iowa Tailgating Party Wagon For Only $1,000

The 2014 Iowa Hawkeyes have been a cruel bunch so far this season. They’ve had to gut out victories over such prestigious teams...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

U of Iowa police have fun on Twitter with Iowa St

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) The University of Iowa's department of public safety had some fun on social media at the expense of its Iowa State counterparts. The undefeated Hawkeyes and winless Cyclones will square off in their annual rivalry game on Saturday, the third game of the season. So Iowa police used their verified Twitter account Tuesday to tweet a knock-knock joke Iowa State...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa LT Scherff expected to miss Iowa State game

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz says star left tackle Brandon Scherff could be available for Saturday's game against Iowa State despite an undisclosed knee injury. Scherff? He said that he won't play against the Cyclones after hurting his right knee in the second quarter of last week's 17-13 win over Ball State. And he showed up at Iowa's facility on...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Big Ten Defensive Player of Week hurt in scooter accident

Iowa junior defensive end Drew Ott was involved in a scooter accident on Monday and was injured, according to multiple reports. According to The Gazette (Iowa City): The police report states that the subject was "down," which means Ott wasn't up and moving around. The 6-4, 270-pound junior was taken to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics with "non-life threatening...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa's Brandon Scherff Out 2-3 Weeks After Having Knee Surgery

Iowa offensive tackle Brandon Scherff is having surgery this morning, according to KCRG-TV. Scherff, a 6-5, 323-pound senior and preseason all-American, suffered a knee injury in the second quarter of the Hawkeyes’ 17-13 victory over Ball State last weekend. Scherff tried to chase down BSU defensive tackle Blake Dueitt and he recovered a fumble and returned it 35 yards for a TD...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cy-Hawk Week Preview: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Iowa State Cyclones

It is perhaps the biggest week of the year in Iowa. It is known as Cy-Hawk week in honor of the two teams mascots. The annual University of Iowa Hawkeyes versus The University of Iowa State Cyclones, (ISU), football game."Rivalry games are special," said ISU head coach Paul Rhoads. "The fact that I'm an instate guy, along with a lot of our players, probably makes...
Via Football Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa Scores 2 TD With Under 6 Minutes Left To Defeat Ball State

The University of Iowa Hawkeyes overcame a fourth quarter deficit,  a plethora of atrocious play, and a mountain of mistakes for three quarters, to defeat the Ball State Cardinals 17-13.Down 13-3 with only 5:50 left in the game Iowa came storming back, as Iowa fans were storming out of Kinnick stadium resigned to defeat, with two touchdowns in 4:50. It was the Jake to Jake connection...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa TD with minute to go beats Ball St. 17-13

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Iowa's Jake Duzey caught a go-ahead 12-yard touchdown pass from Jake Rudock with a minute left in a 17-13 win over Ball State on Saturday. Rudock threw for a career-high 322 yards and completed 9 of 11 passes on the Hawkeyes' two scoring drives in the final 6 minutes. Iowa (2-0) forced a fumble on Ball State's final possession to end the game. Ball...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Ten Week 2 Writers Picks Against the Spread

The Know It All Football Team is back for another installment of Picks Against the Spread. Let’s see where they are putting their money this week. *No picks were made for games with no spread. Ball State at Iowa (-17.5) James Needham: Yikes, that seems like a big spread for a team that struggled a bit last week. I’m going to take Ball State plus the points, as I think Iowa is...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Ferentz Believes That The Big Ten Will Eventually Move To A 10 Game Schedule

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...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Ball State Cardinals

Despite returning 14 starters from a team that went 8-5 a season ago, The University of Iowa Hawkeyes had some questions entering 2014. Those questions remain headed into week two against the Ball State Cardinal (1-0).The two biggest were how to replace three senior linebackers drafted into the NFL, but also replacing cornerback B.J. Lowery and safety Tanner Miller, that left gaping...
Via Football Nation
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Incoming sophomore Connor McCaffrey picks Iowa

Though he has just one season of high school basketball at Iowa City West (IA) under his belt, incoming sophomore Connor McCaffrey has already made his college decision. His grassroots team, the Iowa Barnstormers, announced McCaffrey committed to his father Fran McCaffrey, the head coach of the Iowa Hawkeyes on Saturday night. According to, Connor McCaffrey ...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa Hawkeyes hang on for 31-23 win over Northern Iowa Panthers

The University of Iowa Hawkeyes came in 2014 with high expectations as a trendy pick across the country to contend for the Big Ten West title.Traditionally slow to start the season the Hawkeyes did not dispel that reputation struggling against in-state FCS opponent University of Northern Iowa Panthers, (UNI), winning in very unimpressive performance 31-23.I predicted Iowa would not...
Via Football Nation
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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