Iowa Football: The 8 Most Important Backups on the Team

« Prev
1 of 9
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Iowa Football: The 8 Most Important Backups on the Team
Doug Benc/Getty Images

College football experts typically discuss star players when debating which teams are better than others, but backups also play a very important role on every team.

Depth is almost as important as starting talent in a sport like football with so many injuries, and Iowa knows that first hand, after sustaining a number of injuries at running back and linebacker last season.

The Hawkeyes are in a rebuilding year, and while they lack star power, they do have a number of experienced players and a number of solid second-string players.

Check out Iowa's best backups of 2011.

Begin Slideshow »

Follow Iowa Hawkeyes Football from B/R on Facebook

Follow Iowa Hawkeyes Football from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Iowa Hawkeyes Football

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.