1. The Mystery Man Who May Hold The Key To Iowa's BCS Title Hopes

    College football fanatics like myself sometimes make decisions that defy all logic and reason.   Pregame rituals are a great example of that.  My ritual involves making sure I have my black tigerhawk boxers on...

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  2. Interview: Kenyon Murray Proves "Once a Hawkeye, Always a Hawkeye"

    Watching Iowa basketball in the early 1990s was a roller coaster of extreme ups and downs.  The low point came with the tragic death of Chris Street following a team dinner in 1993...

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  3. Iowa-Michigan State: Sparty Looks to Play the Role of Villain

    Several Hawkeyes have earned nicknames this season that resemble the titles of Hollywood movies. Linebacker Pat Angerer's nickname is "Angerer Management," a play on the words of Adam Sandler's popular movie...

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  4. Iowa's Devon Archie Suffers Shoulder Injury; Out Seven Weeks

    Todd Lickliter is no stranger to adversity.  Since taking over as head coach of the Iowa Hawkeye men's basketball team, he has dealt with two losing seasons, numerous player transfers and several player injuries and illnesses...

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  5. Iowa's BCS Hopes: Turns Out The Computers Do Like The Hawkeyes

    It's possible I consumed too much glue in kindergarten. Back in those days, no one really knew it was problematic for a kid to sit in the back of the classroom gobbling white glue by the handful...

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  6. Iowa-Wisconsin: Four Reasons the Hawkeyes Will Devour the Badgers

    Iowa heads into Camp Randall this week with almost everyone thinking they have about as much of a chance at survival as a candy bar in a fat camp. Writers for USA Today , NBC Sports, and Fox Sports all predict a win for Wisconsin...

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  7. Why Are The Hawkeyes Not Getting More BCS Championship Consideration?

    For better or worse, college football has changed.  Just winning games isn't enough anymore.   In order to compete for a national championship these days, schools need big name recruits and big numbers to go along with the wins...

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  8. Todd Lickliter's Iowa Hawkeyes are Anyone's Guess This Year

    Iowa Basketball has definitely seen better days.  Last season's 15-17 record marked the first back-to-back losing seasons at Iowa since 1973-75.Adding insult to injury, several players transferred at near-lightning speed in the off-season...

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  9. Interview: Drew Tate Talks Hawkeyes, Stampeders and Beyond

    On January 1, 2005, in front of a large Capital One Bowl crowd, Drew Tate became an Iowa Hawkeye legend. Winning the Big Ten Title with a victory over the Wisconsin Badgers secured Tate a spot ...

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  10. Iowa-Michigan: A Hawkeye Nerd's Homecoming Insanity

    Homecoming in Iowa City is pure craziness. Normal pregame celebrations for home games are crazy by themselves, but add in several thousand UI alumni, an official blackout during a night game ...

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  11. Does A Win Over Michigan Put Iowa On A BCS National Championship Course?

    To say things have gone according to plan for the Iowa Hawkeyes this football season would be a fabrication. It became apparent in the spring, after several off-season shenanigans by players, ...

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  12. Iowa-Michigan: The Hawkeye Two-Deeps and Other Tidbits

    It's Homecoming Week in Iowa City.  Beer Pong tables are being constructed, beer funnels are being tested, Jello shots are being planned, and the Hawkeye Nation is preparing to cap off the week with a night game on ABC against the Michigan Wolverines...

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  13. Iowa-Arkansas State: A Win Is A Win

    The Associated Press recap for the Iowa-Arkansas State game starts, "The mystery of the 13th-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes only deepened Saturday." There is no mystery, really.  This is typical Kirk Ferentz football...

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  14. Hawkeyes' Tough Play Getting National Recognition

    The Iowa Hawkeyes started the season ranked No. 21 in the preseason AP Top 25 and No. 22 in the preseason USA Today Poll...

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  15. Iowa-Arkansas State: Five Reasons the Hawkeyes Should Worry

    Trap games can be stressful.  For hardcore fans, trap games are down right hazardous to your health. They happen when good teams underestimate their upcoming opponent because of a big win...

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  16. Iowa Coach Norm Parker's Front Seven Nation Army

    Norm Parker orchestrates a methodical Iowa defense that is quickly earning the reputation as one of the most physical in the nation.  The sheer defensive domination of the No. 5 ranked Nittany Lions helps that reputation greatly...

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  17. Now on Sirius XM: The Big Ten Conference

    Sirius XM Radio and Learfield Sports announced an agreement today to broadcast Big Ten Conference football and basketball games to listeners around the nation...

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  18. Iowa-Penn State: Four Players Needed for Hawkeye Success

    It's ESPN Gameday's Game of the Week.  It's a Penn State White Out.  It's a revenge game. It's insanity.  In order for Iowa to survive the insanity, a few Hawkeyes will have to go beyond the call of duty...

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  19. Six Greatest Iowa-Penn State Games

    The Nittany Lions and Iowa Hawkeyes will be meeting for the 22nd time on Saturday. If history is any indication, this game will either be ridiculously close or a blowout of mass proportions...

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  20. Iowa-Arizona: Hawkeye Defense Dominates

    With all the factors involved with Iowa's game against Arizona, no one really knew what to expect going into it.For starters, there was a history behind the game...

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  21. What Happened to Hawkeye Legend Roy Marble?

    B.J. Armstrong, Ed Horton, and Roy Marble are basketball gods in the state of Iowa. During their time on the courts at Carver Hawkeye Arena, these three basketball legends not only terrorized college basketball, they also destroyed the Iowa record books

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  22. College Football, Meet Iowa Hawkeye Tyler Sash

    If Tyler Sash doesn't win Big Ten Player of the Week, there is something seriously wrong with the Big Ten. Actually, if he doesn't win National Defensive Player of the Week, I will be utterly shocked...

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  23. A Few Things I Hate About Iowa State

    Need directions from Iowa City to Ames for this Saturday's football game? Drive west until you smell it, then north until you step in it. Yes, like most loyal Iowa Hawkeye fans, I despise the Iowa State Cyclones with a passion...

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  24. The Confessions of an Iowa Hawkeye Addict

    Part of being a Hawkeye Nerd is the endless pursuit of Hawkeye-related information. Day after day, my obsession has me surfing the Internet from end to end for anything and everything Iowa Hawkeye...

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  25. 2009 Iowa Hawkeye Preseason Predictions Wrap-Up

    A few things have happened in the world of Hawkeye since I started these preseason predictions. One of those things being the recent Jewel Hampton news...

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