1. For Iowa Recruiting, Location Is Everything

    Just because signing day has come and gone doesn't mean the same for this weekly recruiting column. With Iowa's 2014 recruiting class now official, it's time to look closer at the ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  2. Croot Loops: RB C.J. Hilliard

    Iowa needs running backs. Iowa seemingly always needs running backs. The Hawkeyes offered 11 RBs in the 2014 class and had some “no thanks” thrown their way until C.J...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  3. Croot Loops: CB Joshua Jackson

    Josh Jackson will begin his Iowa career as a corner, but that wide receiver thing looks pretty cool, too. During his visit to Iowa City in late January, Jackson met with Iowa coaches from both sides of the ball...

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  4. C.J. Fiedorowicz Gets Top Grade of Tight Ends at Senior Bowl

    MOBILE, Alabama - Reese's Senior Bowl Executive Director Phil Savage considers Iowa's C.J. Fiedorowicz as the best tight end during the week of practices for the all-star team...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  5. Former Hawkeye Eubanks Talks About Life in the Offseason as a Hawkeye

    With Signing Day behind us and spring football set for March 26th, we have some time to kill before football talk really picks up...

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  6. Hawkeyes Finish No. 23 in Attendance

    Iowa didn't have a sellout for the first time in Kirk Ferentz's 15 seasons in 2014, but it wasn't like you completely abandoned Iowa football.....

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  7. Recruiting Q Iowa's Kirk Ferentz

    Iowa signed 18 recruits with one more letter of intent coming in on Thursday (due to inclement weather) and two more commits enrolling later this spring due to academic issues. I caught up with Hawkeyes coach Kirk Ferentz to discuss his 2014 class...

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  8. B1G Players Invited to NFL Combine

    The official invite list for the 2014 NFL combine is out, and 36 Big Ten players will try to impress pro scouts during workouts in Indianapolis from Feb. 22-25...

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  9. Ferentz Expects Competition at QB, Elsewhere

    IOWA CITY — Kirk Ferentz expects competition at every position, including quarterback, when Iowa begins spring football practices in late March.....

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  10. Scheel, Wiegers Highlight Iowa Signing Class

    IOWA CITY, IOWA — Iowa announced a 19-player signing day class Wednesday highlighted by quarterback Tyler Wiegers and an instate star set to switch to receiver. Wiegers is considered among the nation's top pro-style passers...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  11. Grading the Iowa Football 2013 Recruiting Class

    Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa football team will sign around 20 new players on Wednesday as part of national signing day for college football, and while The Daily Iowan will provide full ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 254 reads 0 comments

  12. Hawkeyes Are Used to Doing More with Less

    When it comes to recruiting, Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz rarely wins on paper. It makes for a rather dull signing day, but also makes winning that much sweeter.....

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  13. Iowa Adds Heat-Tested QB to Its Collection

    Tyler Wiegers committed to Rutgers last April. He politely told the University of Iowa “thanks, but no,” and saw himself quarterbacking Scarlet Knights into their Big Ten era...

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  14. Hangover of 4-8 Season Held Back Hawkeyes' 2014 Recruiting Class

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  15. Alabama Football: Iowa's Pierschbacher Comfortable Joining Crimson Tide

    As cold as it's been in the South this week, Ross Pierschbacher has seen colder. Way colder. With the wind chill, the temperature dropped to a brutal 30 degrees below zero in ...

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  16. Photos: Iowa Football Recruiting in 2014

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  17. Goin' One-on-One with Kirk Ferentz

    The message is that this is a new season, just like last year, and there is no guarantee in sports," Kirk Ferentz told UI Athletics Department staffer Darren Miller recently in an exclusive ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 6 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  18. Coaching Continuity Vital for B1G in Future

    It's no coincidence that a historic downturn in Big Ten football has coincided with a historic stretch of instability among the league's coaches.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 6 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  19. Auditors: $66K Missing from Hawkeye Express

    The University of Iowa fired an athletic department accountant after auditors projected $66,000 is missing from ticket sales for a popular train that takes fans to the football stadium, a school spokesman said Wednesday...

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  20. D.C. Safety Flips to Hawkeyes

    The term “flip” might make you cringe when it comes to recruiting. It refers to when a prospect switches commitments.....

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  21. JUCO DE Torey Hendrick Commits to Iowa Hawkeyes

    The Iowa Hawkeyes got a commitment from a player they hope can provide an instant impact on their defensive line when they landed 3-star junior college defensive end Torey Hendrick on Tuesday night...

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  22. Hawkeyes Add Two to Football Recruiting Class

    With signing day a little over a week away, Iowa continued to put the finishing touches on its 2014 football recruiting class Sunday.....

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  23. Iowa's Fiedorowicz Recognized at Senior Bowl Banquet

    He didn't catch a pass in Saturday's game, but the receiving skills of Iowa tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz did draw some attention at the Senior Bowl last week.....

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  24. Big Ten Postseason Player Rankings: No. 15

    The first week of the rankings countdown is in the books, so we're off to the second -- and final -- week of this series. Who'll be No. 1? How many teams will be represented in the top 10? Stay tuned; that will all be revealed by Friday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  25. UI Announces Football Parking Plans

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Fans of the University of Iowa football team who purchased season tickets a year ago will soon be selecting where they will sit inside historic Kinnick Stadium ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 30 reads 0 comments