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IOWA RUMORS & GOSSIP

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
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Iowa 2015 college football pump-up video released

The Iowa Hawkeyes are set to open their 2015 college football season against the Illinois State Redbirds on Saturday afternoon. It is a game that the Hawkeyes are expected to dominate and show off some of the talent that they have on their roster. There are still quite a few question marks surrounding their roster as well, but they will have an easy game to start to get an idea of...
Via Campus Sports Net
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Iowa's Drew Ott Ready to Lead Hawkeye Defensive Line into Battle

There was a time in the not-so-distant past that you couldn't mention Iowa Hawkeye football without a discussion of its talented and over-...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Some Hawkeyes make their move

IOWA CITY — Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz believes his young offensive linemen have a chance at great careers. But, yes, he readily acknowledges their “education” will be an ongoing process.You saw that it wasn

Iowa teases ‘Blackout’ uniforms for Minnesota game

As the Iowa Hawkeyes try to drum up excitement for the 2015 college football season, they have teased some special uniforms for a certain game on the calendar. On Friday morning, the Hawkeyes teased a “Blackout” uniform for their night game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Nov. 14. Iowa released a teaser video on their official Twitter account about their new uniforms...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

What Noah Fant’s Commitment to Iowa means right now

Omaha South defensive end/tight end Noah Fant committed to play football at the University of Iowa this morning. He made the announcement live on air during “Sharp and Benning” on AM 1620 The Zone in Omaha. Fant had around a dozen offers from Power 5 schools and was heavily recruited throughout the Big Ten and Pac-12. When asked by the show’s hosts what led to his decision...
Via Know It All Football
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Stringer, Frese visit Carver in 2016

IOWA CITY — C. Vivian Stringer returns to Iowa on Jan. 4, then Brenda Frese does likewise on Jan. 10.Home dates with Rutgers and Maryland highlight the 2015-16 women’s basketball schedule for the Iowa Hawkeyes.Io

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
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa RB C.J. Hilliard transferring to be closer to home

Iowa Hawkeyes running back C.J. Hilliard will transfer out of the program to a yet-to-be-determined location so that he may be closer to his hometown of Cincinnati. Head coach Kirk Ferentz announced Hilliard’s decision, which was reported by John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk. “C.J. Hilliard has elected to transfer to another institution closer to home to continue...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Iowa gives fans an in-depth look into training camp

In a time filled with hype videos, one-handed catches, and big injury news, it is rare to see what an ordinary day of practice actually looks like. Without actually attending an open practice, which happens once or twice in the month of camp leading up to the season, fans don’t know what happens on the practice fields of their favorite teams, until now. College Spun shared an awesome...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa transfer Jake Rudock leading UM QB race?

If the rumors are true, former Iowa Hawkeyes quarterback Jake Rudock is leading the competition for the starter’s job at Michigan. The news comes from a series of tweets from Michigan students who attended a private team practice, one in which cell phones were not allowed. Though coach Jim Harbaugh has kept the status of the race close to the chest, some tweets strongly suggest...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Iowa Hawkeyes Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Iowa Hawkeyes look to return to the postseason and build off a 7-6 record in 2014. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Iowa’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawkeyes’ newcomers aren’t exactly rookies

IOWA CITY — The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to continue their volleyball ascent with a revamped roster.Eight newcomers climb aboard. Four of them have college experience.“There are a lot of new faces, and we get to fi
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
10 days ago

NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Iowa Hawkeyes

What do we do with Iowa football? In 2009 the Hawkeyes went 11-2, finished three points shy of a Big Ten title, and finished seventh in both polls. Head coach Kirk Ferentz received a massive raise and contract extension, essentially bonding him to Iowa City for life (or at least until 2020, which I’m sure [&hellip The post NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Iowa Hawkeyes appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Via No Coast Bias
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch

Entering the 2015 season the Iowa Hawkeyes have big questions. Gone are six proven offensive performers, including quarterback Jake Rudock, who'...
Via Athlon Sports
21 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
23 days ago  |  Discuss

It Is Not Going to Be Fun to Be Iowa DL Drew Ott Later

Being a defensive lineman is a tough job. At the start of every play you have a man mountain on the other side of the line trying to knock you in to next week, but somehow you are expected to hold your ground, figure out where the play is going, and get there. So you have to be a little crazy--kind of like Iowa Hawkeyes defensive lineman Drew Ott.Why is he crazy? The dude ate a raw...
Via FatManWriting
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa DL Drew Ott Eats Raw Egg

You know how Rocky drinks raw eggs? Well Drew Ott eats them, shell and all. While at Big Ten media day, the Iowa defensive lineman shoved...
Via Athlon Sports
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Iowa Defensive End Drew Ott Grossly Eats A Raw Egg, Shell Included

Drew Ott is manlier than you.  You should be OK with that.  Why? Because to be as manly as the Iowa defensive end, you have to eat a raw egg, hole, shell included.  Just watched Drew Ott eat a raw egg, shell and all. So my day has been pretty interesting. pic.twitter.com/nzSK8we0py — Austin Ward (@AWardESPN) July 30, 2015 That is one of the grossest and most impressive things...
Via College Spun
July 30, 2015  |  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

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...
Via isportsweb.com
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa Hawkeyes: Around the Campus 2015

Welcome back for another installment in Talking 10’s “Iowa Week” series. Although most of our articles for “Iowa Week” focus on football, there’s plenty of other good sports and athletic success going on at the University of Iowa. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of 2014-15 and how that will project forward for Hawkeye fans in 2015-16.   Men’s Golf (photo...
Via Talking 10
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa DL Drew Ott Takes A Shot At QB Jake Rudock, Who Transferred To Michigan

Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock’s decision to transfer out of the Hawkeyes’ program seems to have upset his former teammate, Drew Ott.  Rudock, who has one year of eligibility remaining, decided to transfer to Michigan at the beginning of April. This seems to have upset Ott, a rising senior defensive lineman.  Ott took a shot at Rudock on Wednesday, saying he “thought he had...
Via College Spun
April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa Jokingly Checked With Davidson To Make Sure Steph Curry Wasn’t Still Eligible

Back in 2008, the sports world was introduced to Davidson guard Steph Curry, who led the Wildcats to the Elite Eight behind his ridiculous sharp-shooting. Curry, as we all know, has since moved on to become one of the best players in the NBA. The Iowa Hawkeyes, who play Davidson in their opening matchup in this year’s NCAA Tournament, are very happy about that fact, apparently...
Via College Spun
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Videos: Iowa’s Adam Woodbury Has Become College Basketball’s Eye Poker

Something needs to be done about Adam Woodbury, Big Ten.  During the first half of Iowa’s game against Maryland Sunday afternoon, the Hawkeyes’ big man poked Terrapins’ freshman guard Melo Trimble in the eye. Trimble collapsed to the floor and had to leave the game for several minutes as his eye swelled up. No foul was called during the action, but the referees charged Woodbury...
Via College Spun
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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