1. 2010 Memorial Day Tribute To Iowa's Nile Kinnick

    Almost 67 years ago to the day, Iowa lost a hero. On June 2, 1943, Heisman Trophy winner Nile Kinnick took off in a Navy fighter plane from the deck of the carrier U.S.S. Lexington on a routine training flight in the Caribbean Sea...

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  2. Iowa Hawkeyes Getting Love from Vegas for 2011 BCS National Championship

    It's never too early to place your bets on the Iowa Hawkeyes to win the 2011 National Championship. Go ahead and chuckle, but Iowa's 11-2 record last season, along with their 2010 Orange ...

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  3. Iowa Hawkeyes Own Phil Steele's 2010 Preseason All-Big Ten

    For one reason or another, every college football writer in the country has a man-crush on Phil Steele . Steele is a sportswriter and football analyst for the Orlando Sentinel ...

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  4. Could Iowa's 30-Year-Old Single-Season Receiving Record Fall in 2010?

    In 1980, wide receiver Keith Chappelle set Iowa's single-season receiving yards record with 1,037 yards on the year. Chappelle's record has stood strong for the past 30 years, with only a handful of Hawkeyes coming close since...

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  5. With Focus on Clayborn, Iowa's Broderick Binns Should Have Monster Year

    The most talked about Hawkeye this offseason has been defensive end Adrian Clayborn. Clayborn made a lasting impression on Big Ten fans last year...

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  6. 12 Tweet-Addicted Football Writers to Follow on Twitter

    Twitter has become an essential tool for writers in today's world of sports. Mainstream sports outlets took notice of social media's increasing importance, thanks in part to Ocho Cinco's need for attention and Craig James' son getting locked in a closet.

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  7. Iowa Hawkeyes: Sons of Hawkeye Legends Help Bring Excitement Back to Court

    Fran McCaffery appears to have done his homework before taking over as head coach at Iowa. In doing his homework, McCaffery looks to have developed a plan that includes reconnecting with the roots of Iowa's cherished basketball history...

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  8. Fran McCaffery Hires an Army of Experienced Coaches at Iowa

    As Gary Vaynerchuk would say, Fran McCaffery is about to crush it as head coach at Iowa. Vaynerchuk is a self-proclaimed "online marketing trailblazer" who made a name for himself through social media and good business...

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  9. Iowa's Clayborn, Donahue Land on Mel Kiper's 2011 NFL Draft Watch List

    In 1986, the Iowa Hawkeyes had three players selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. Quarterback Chuck Long was the first Hawkeye drafted that year, going No. 12 overall to the Detroit Lions...

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  10. Iowa's NFL Pipeline Ranks Among the Top 25 Over Last Three Decades

    Iowa football is slowly turning into one of college football's best pipelines for professional talent. ESPN 's Mark Schlabach wrote an article titled "SEC not alone in elite NFL talent ...

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  11. Will Iowa's Reiff Follow Bulaga and Gallery's First Round Steps?

    With the 23rd overall pick in this year's NFL Draft, Green Bay jumped at the chance to select Iowa's standout left tackle, Bryan Bulaga...

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  12. Former Hawkeye and NBA Star Ryan Bowen Joins McCaffery's Staff at Iowa

    Chalk another mark in the plus column for Iowa basketball head coach Fran McCaffery . McCaffery has been on the job in Iowa City for less than two months, but he is quickly making a great impression among Hawkeye fans around the country...

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  13. Star Wars Day: What If Star Wars Was Like Iowa Hawkeyes Football?

    Did you know that May 4 is officially Star Wars Day? Well, I'm not exactly sure how official it really is, but I'm not one to shy away from celebrating fabricated holidays...

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  14. Top 14 Football Movies to Watch While Waiting for the 2010 Season

    Now that the NFL draft is over and spring football is winding down, August can't get here fast enough for college football nuts like myself...

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  15. Top 17 Defensive Players Drafted During the Ferentz/Parker Era at Iowa

    Kirk Ferentz and Norm Parker have turned Iowa's defense into a well-oiled machine. Not only can Ferentz churn out NFL-caliber offensive lineman and tightends, but with the help of ...

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  16. Top Seven Tight Ends Drafted During Kirk Ferentz's Tenure at Iowa

    In addition to his offensive linemen supply chain, Kirk Ferentz also knows how to pick NFL-caliber tight ends. Every starting tight end coached by the Iowa head coach has gone on to the NFL...

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  17. Top 10 Offensive Linemen Drafted During Kirk Ferentz's Tenure at Iowa

    The University of Iowa is quickly turning into a factory supply chain for NFL offensive linemen. That's because head coach Kirk Ferentz is a former NFL line coach who has a knack for ...

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  18. 2010 NFL Draft: Miami Trades Up to No. 119 for Iowa's A.J. Edds

    With their fourth-round pick (No. 119) in the 2010 NFL draft, the Miami Dolphins selected another Iowa Hawkeye. The Dolphins traded their No. 126 to the Cowboys to move up to No...

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  19. 2010 NFL Draft: KC Moves Up to Select Iowa's Moeaki at No. 93

    It's been said many times before, but it bears repeating: Kirk Ferentz knows how to pick NFL-caliber tight ends. Prior to this year, every starting tight end coached by Ferentz at Iowa has gone on to the NFL...

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  20. 2010 NFL Draft: Detroit Lions Snag Iowa Hawkeye Amari Spievey with No. 66 Pick

    Iowa's Amari Spievey continues the trend of successful Hawkeye cornerbacks drafted in the third round of the NFL draft...

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  21. 2010 NFL Draft: Colts Use No. 63 on Iowa's Pat Angerer

    Like Bob Sanders and Dallas Clark before him, Iowa's Pat Angerer will be starting his NFL career Indianapolis. With their first pick of the second round in the 2010 NFL Draft , the Indianapolis Colts went with another Hawkeye...

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  22. Kirk Speraw Named to Fran McCaffery's Staff at Iowa

    The basketball puzzle is starting to take shape for new Iowa Head Coach Fran McCaffery. It was announced that McCaffery has named former Hawkeye Kirk Speraw as an assistant coach, a hire that became effective immediately...

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  23. 2010 NFL Draft: Iowa's Bulaga Falls To No. 23, Much To Packers' Surprise

    Iowa offensive lineman Bryan Bulaga became the first Hawkeye to be selected in the opening round of the NFL Draft since Chad Greenway was picked 18th overall by Minnesota in 2006...

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  24. 2010 NFL Draft: What's Everyone Saying About Iowa's Tony Moeaki

    Kirk Ferentz knows how to pick NFL-caliber tight ends. Every starting tight end coached by the Iowa head coach has gone on to the NFL...

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  25. 2010 NFL Draft: What's Everyone Saying About Iowa's Amari Spievey

    The 2010 NFL Draft is only a few days away, but Iowa's Amari Spievey already has a good idea which teams will be going after him. Spievey has a chance to continue the trend of successful Hawkeyes' cornerbacks drafted in the third round...

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