1. Iowa Football: 5 Directions Hawkeyes' Season Could Take After Beating Minnesota

    Following Iowa's loss to Central Michigan, Hawkeye fans were of the nearly unanimous opinion that the season was headed straight for the dumpster...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 3,682 reads 7 comments

  2. Iowa Football: 10 Things We Learned from the Hawkeyes' Win vs. Minnesota

    For the first time since 2010, Floyd of Rosedale is back in Iowa City. Even more importantly, the Iowa Hawkeyes stopped the bleeding in what has been an ugly season thus far...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 4,845 reads 5 comments

  3. Minnesota vs. Iowa: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Iowa wins 31-13. Mark Weisman put up 177 yards on the ground, the defense was superb, and Floyd is coming back to Iowa City...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 3,043 reads 8 comments

  4. Key Matchups When the Iowa Hawkeyes Play the Minnesota Golden Gophers

    After a devastating home loss to college football powerhouse Central Michigan Chippewas, Iowa will have a chance to get the season back on course, as it faces its oldest rival in the Minnesota Golden Gophers...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 1,128 reads 1 comments

  5. Iowa Football: Can Hawkeyes Salvage Season After Loss to Central Michigan?

    After the Hawkeyes' one-point loss to Central Michigan, Iowa fans are wondering if it can get any worse. They came into the season knowing it would be a rebuilding year...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 4,185 reads 21 comments

  6. Miami vs. Georgia Tech: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Miami beats Georgia Tech 42-36. It took one overtime, but the Hurricanes have beaten the Yellow Jackets four seasons in a row...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about 2 years ago 6,827 reads 14 comments

  7. 5 Questions When the Iowa Hawkeyes Face Central Michigan

    The season is only three weeks old and it seems as though it's been a roller-coaster. In effect, it's impossible to say "never" as it concerns the 2012 Iowa Hawkeyes, or any Kirk Ferentz-coached Hawkeye squad for that matter...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 2,168 reads 7 comments

  8. The Good and the Bad in Iowa Hawkeyes' Win over Northern Iowa

    Following Iowa's anemic offensive showing against Iowa State, Hawkeye fans were on the ledge. But following their win against UNI, Hawk fans can step back...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 2,284 reads 1 comments

  9. Breaking Down Northern Iowa's Chances of Beating the Hawkeyes

    This week, the FBS Iowa Hawkeyes will face the FCS Northern Iowa Panthers. Under normal circumstances, that should mean an easy win for the Hawks, and a lot of playing time for the second and third string players...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 3,138 reads 6 comments

  10. Analyzing the Iowa Hawkeyes' Anemic Offense and What It Needs to Be Successful

    After two games, one thing can safely be said about the 2012 Iowa Hawkeyes. Their offense is not good. It has averaged a paltry 12 points against two decidedly respectable defenses—Northern ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 1,928 reads 3 comments

  11. Iowa Football: Key Matchups When the Hawkeyes Play the Iowa State Cyclones

    Iowa's opening game—an 18-17 win over Northern Illinois—didn't go as planned. It was a tougher opponent than the Hawks have been used to on opening weekend, and many good things came out of the performance...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 3,638 reads 3 comments

  12. College Football: The Rose Bowl and Other Preseason Big Ten Bowl Predictions

    Though something resembling a college football playoff is just around the corner, there is no replacing the bowl season. In effect, having just looked intimately at every Big Ten team, this is the way the conference bowl picture shakes out...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 780 reads 5 comments

  13. Iowa Football: Key Matchups When the Hawkeyes Play Northern Illinois

    Iowa will begin the 2012 season outside of the friendly confines of Kinnick Stadium. The Hawks will meet the Northern Illinois Huskies at Soldier Field in Chicago...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 2,350 reads 4 comments

  14. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Michigan State Spartans, Part 4, Final Analysis

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Michigan State program , what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Spartans will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 1,049 reads 15 comments

  15. Iowa Football: 2012 Season Preview for the Hawkeyes

    After nine months and countless running backs thrown on the pile of AIRBHG (Angry Iowa Running Back Hating God), the football season has finally arrived. And with it comes a slew of questions that will eventually generate answers...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 2,883 reads 9 comments

  16. Big Ten Breakdown, 2012: Wisconsin Badgers, Part 4, Final Analysis

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Wisconsin program ; what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Badgers will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 1,104 reads 8 comments

  17. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Wisconsin Badgers, Part 3, Defense

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Wisconsin program , what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Badgers will do this season. Two days ago, I scanned the 2012 Wisconsin offense and how it projects...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 543 reads 2 comments

  18. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Ohio State Buckeyes, Part 4, Final Analysis

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Ohio State program , what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Buckeyes will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 865 reads 14 comments

  19. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Michigan State Spartans, Part 3, Defense

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Michigan State program , what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Spartans will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 1,432 reads 2 comments

  20. Power Ranking the Top 25 Defenses in College Football 2012

    Last year, the Alabama defense let up 8.2 points-per-game (PPG), which was the best defensive showing—in terms of PPG—in the BCS era...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 12,652 reads 13 comments

  21. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Wisconsin Badgers, Part 2, Offense

    Last week I got my feet wet with Wisconsin , looking at the program, what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Badgers will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 843 reads 2 comments

  22. Iowa Football: Power Ranking the Hawks' Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    Since the end of last season, it has been evident that this season's Big Ten won't have many surprises. The top of the conference consists of five teams; the bottom consists of three ...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 3,311 reads 10 comments

  23. Iowa Hawkeye Football: Barkley Hill Leaves Open Practice with Knee Injury

    The hits keep on coming with Iowa's running backs. On Saturday, Iowa held its second open practice of fall camp—the last time fans will see the Hawks until Sept. 1 when Iowa plays Northern Illinois...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 2,978 reads 9 comments

  24. Big Ten Breakdown 2012: Ohio State Buckeyes, Part 3, Defense

    I began by taking a broad overview of the Ohio State program , what it has done over the last five years and what that might tell us about what the Buckeyes will do this season...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 1,321 reads 10 comments

  25. Iowa Hawkeye Football: The All-Ferentz Dream Team

    As Kirk Ferentz will be entering the 14th year of his tenure as head coach of the Iowa Hawkeyes, it seems a perfect time to put together an All-Ferentz Dream Team. In all cases, I tried to be true to the players' positions...

    David Fidler Written by David Fidler about over 2 years ago 3,003 reads 9 comments