1. Iowa Football: The Hawkeyes' 2013 Superlative Awards

    It is the end of the 2013 regular season, and Kirk Ferentz and his Iowa Hawkeyes are eons from where they were one year ago...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 8 months ago 2,797 reads 1 comments

  2. Big Ten College Football Predictions for 2013 Season

    College football season is fewer than two weeks away, and that means preseason polls , press conferences and predictions...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 11 months ago 7,641 reads 62 comments

  3. Iowa Football: Game-by-Game Prediction for the Hawkeyes

    Summer camp has started for Iowa, and that means that football season is close at hand for Kirk Ferentz and his Hawkeyes; therefore, it's time for predictions...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 12 months ago 8,451 reads 26 comments

  4. Iowa Football: Hawkeyes' 7 Biggest Needs for the 2014 Recruiting Class

    The 2013 Iowa Hawkeyes recruiting class may have been inked, but college football is a 24/7 cycle, and a football team that is in constant flux has constant needs...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 5,302 reads 2 comments

  5. Iowa Football: Over/under 2013 Win Total Prediction for Hawkeyes

    The bar for the 2013 Iowa Hawkeyes and their head coach Kirk Ferentz has to be considered low following their disastrous 4-8 record last season. It would be surprising if anybody picked Iowa to win more than six games this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 6,471 reads 12 comments

  6. Iowa Football: Kirk Ferentz Will Be Coaching for His Legacy in 2013

    One would think the legacy of the second-winningest coach in Iowa Hawkeyes football history would be secure, but the train ride that has been the Kirk Ferentz era will not make such guarantees...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 3,492 reads 35 comments

  7. Iowa Football: 5 Reasons Hawkeyes Are Bound to Overachieve 2013

    In 2013, the Iowa Hawkeyes football program and their head coach Kirk Ferentz are more likely to overachieve than underachieve. Of course, one has to consider the current expectations on the football program...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 7,936 reads 3 comments

  8. Iowa Football: Kirk Ferentz's 7 Biggest Challenges for Hawkeyes in 2013

    The beginning of the football season is just over three short months away for the Iowa Hawkeyes and their head coach Kirk Ferentz...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 3,796 reads 6 comments

  9. Iowa Football: Why the Hawkeyes Current Reputation Does Not Reflect Their Talent

    All of the way-too-early previews of the Big Ten have Kirk Ferentz and his Iowa Hawkeyes at or near the bottom of the conference. Collegefootballnews .com has the Hawks at 4-8 with a winless Big Ten season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 3,688 reads 3 comments

  10. Iowa Football: Ranking the 7 Best Offensive Weapons for the Hawkeyes

    The 2012 Iowa Hawkeyes and their head coach Kirk Ferentz were short on offensive playmakers. This resulted in them being the second-worst scoring offense and passing offense (quarterback ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 4,011 reads 5 comments

  11. Iowa Football: 5 Players Not Yet on Depth Chart Who Will Be in August

    Last week, the Iowa Hawkeyes and head coach Kirk Ferentz wound up spring practice with an open scrimmage at Kinnick Stadium...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 4,570 reads 3 comments

  12. Iowa Football: Kirk Ferentz' Blueprint for a Bowl Run in 2013

    The way-too-early college football predictions are starting to roll in, and if the experts are correct, 2013 doesn't look rosy for Kirk Ferentz and his Iowa Hawkeyes. Collegefootballnews ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 4,732 reads 58 comments

  13. Iowa Hawkeyes Football: Post-Spring Game 2-Deep Depth Chart

    The Iowa Hawkeyes suited up last weekend for their spring game, which was the last time fans will have a chance to see their Hawkeyes in action until next August...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 1 year ago 4,849 reads 3 comments

  14. Iowa Football: 9 Things We Learned at the Hawkeyes' Spring Game

    In what has been an offseason of firsts for the Hawkeyes—a trip to Des Moines and staff overhaul to name two—Kirk Ferentz opted to hold a true spring game instead of his usual open practice game...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 4,126 reads 4 comments

  15. Iowa Football: 6 Things to Look for in the Hawkeyes' Spring Game

    This Saturday, Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa Hawkeyes will hold the spring...ahem...game for those fans who will venture to Kinnick Stadium to see their team suit up for the last time until August...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 1,433 reads 3 comments

  16. Iowa Football: Why Hawkeyes Have to Involve Multiple Tight Ends in the Offense

    Much of the recent talk around Kinnick Stadium has concerned the Iowa Hawkeyes and their passing game. More specifically, how the receiver position group, which fell flat in 2012, ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 2,681 reads 7 comments

  17. Iowa Football: Week 4 Spring Practice Stock Report

    Last weekend, Kirk Ferentz took his Hawkeyes to Des Moines, where he gave Iowa fans their first look at the football squad. Consequently, after weeks of picking at scraps and rumors, people can base their opinions on something tangible...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 3,047 reads 0 comments

  18. Iowa Football: 5 Things Hawkeyes Fans Learned Following Des Moines Open Practice

    This Sunday, Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa Hawkeyes made the drive east to hold an open practice in front of approximately 8,000 fans in West Des Moines...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 5,375 reads 3 comments

  19. Iowa Football: Week 3 Spring Practice Stock Report

    Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa Hawkeyes are entering week three of spring practices. This will be a big one, as it will end with Iowa fans getting their first real glimpse of their team at an open practice to be held in West Des Moines ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 3,356 reads 4 comments

  20. Iowa Football: Breaking Down the Hawkeyes' Top 8 Spring Position Battles

    As the Iowa Hawkeyes and head coach Kirk Ferentz head into the third week of spring practices, a number of key position battles have emerged. The following will look at those battles and the importance and competitiveness thereof...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 2,306 reads 3 comments

  21. Iowa Football: Week 2 Spring Practice Stock Report

    It is week two of Iowa Hawkeyes spring practices, and unfortunately, unlike most other college programs, head coach Kirk Ferentz keeps his practices closed...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 1,654 reads 6 comments

  22. Iowa Football: How the "Y" Back Is a Step Forward for the Hawkeyes' Offense

    At the Iowa Hawkeyes' spring practice kickoff, head coach Kirk Ferentz unveiled the first depth chart of the season, the biggest surprise of which was the absence of a fullback and the inclusion of a "Y" back...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 4,565 reads 1 comments

  23. Iowa Football: Week 1 Spring Practice Stock Report

    The Iowa Hawkeyes and head coach Kirk Ferentz have kicked off the 2013 football season with spring practices. The first depth chart is out...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  24. Iowa Football: Early Look at Iowa's Odds Against Each Opponent

    The Iowa Hawkeyes are slated to begin spring practices on March 27, and that means head coach Kirk Ferentz and his squad can put 2012's disastrous 4-8 behind them and move forward...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 2,399 reads 9 comments

  25. Iowa Football: 5 Possible Spring Positions Switches for the Hawkeyes

    The Iowa Hawkeyes and head coach Kirk Ferentz are known for developing players at different positions than those at which they started. For example, Marvin McNutt came to Iowa as a quarterback...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 1 year ago 2,512 reads 0 comments