August 8, 2011
Will the verbal commitment of Mike Gesell serve as a domino effect for Fran McCaffery’s Iowa basketball program?
Fran McCaffery received great news on Monday, as point guard Mike Gesell committed to the Iowa basketball program. See a highlight video here.
August 7, 2011
2011 is the year Iowa must reload on the defensive line. DL Coach Rick Kaczenski talks about that challenge in this media day interview.
The Iowa running back position will be one of focus this year as the Hawkeyes look to add depth behind Marcus Coker. Running backs coach Lester Erb talks about that and more
August 5, 2011
Watch video of Iowa’s four scholarship quarterbacks from their first day of practice, including newcomer Jake Rudock
After two years of waiting, the James Vandenberg era as Iowa’s quarterback as become. See what he has to say about that and more in this video.
Sophomore linebacker James Morris expects the game to slow down for him this year, but his motor won’t be taking any time off.
Here are a few of Jon Miller’s thoughts and observations from the 2011 Iowa football media day
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz addressed the media on Friday, Iowa’s annual football media day event in Iowa City that marks the beginning of football season.
Detroit Cass Tech linebacker Laron Taylor verbally committed to Iowa on Friday. Watch his highlights here.
Hayden Fry began the ANF movement in the 1980’s…Iowa is going all in with ANF in 2011. Read all of the details.
August 4, 2011
We take a deeper look into the real reason behind the Big Ten’s expanded conference football schedule, more Top 25 talk and Iowa’s basketball practice facility is open for business in this Mashup.
The first coaches poll of the year has been released and Iowa checks in at 30th. See where the other Big Ten teams and Pittsburgh were ranked.
The Big Ten is moving to a nine game schedule beginning in 2017. We have the details here, plus the ramifications on the Iowa-Iowa State rivalry
August 3, 2011
The Hawks have eight known verbal football commitments. Who is next? Who just picked up an Iowa offer? Some interesting plot lines are developing.
August 2, 2011
Check out this video of what Iowa’s new indoor practice facility will look like!
August 1, 2011
Observations from the week that was at the Big Ten Media Day event. Thoughts on Kirk Ferentz, autograph seekers, Michigan Arrogance, Nebraska self absorption and much more…
July 31, 2011
Here is a complete rundown and link list for our entire Kirk Ferentz in Chicago eight-part transcript series. More than 12,300 words in all and a wide range of topics.
In our last Q&A, Ferentz talks about recruiting regions, Marvin McNutt and the new taunting rules in college football
Kirk Ferentz talks about the family atmosphere and loyalty that surrounds his football program, and the player’s commitment to one another.
Kirk Ferentz gives his thoughts on the 7 on 7 craze, unsavory characters in recruiting, the role that mentors play in recruiting and more in this frank Q&A.