Rick Brown’s Articles

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Brown: Return of Iowa Football Brings Sense of Normalcy

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September 22, 2020

Falls just aren’t the same without the Hawkeyes.

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Forest Evashevski, Hayden Fry Pave Road to Success for Iowa Football

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September 17, 2020

Hawkeye coaching legends raised program to great heights.

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Former Hawkeye Geno Stone Bet on Himself and Won

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September 10, 2020

Ex-Iowa safety earns 53-man roster spot with Ravens.

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Gary Dolphin, Ed Podolak Adjusting to Fall without Iowa Football

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September 4, 2020

Hawkeye radio broadcast team would have been in Kinnick Stadium Saturday without postponement.

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Kirk Speraw Shares Stories About Playing for Lute Olson

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September 3, 2020

Iowa assistant joined Hawkeyes early in legendary coach’s tenure.

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Brown: Appreciating the Late Matt Szykowny

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September 2, 2020

Former Hawkeye multi-sport athlete only Iowa QB to beat Ohio State and Michigan in same season.

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Hawkeye Lose Three Historic Giants During Last Nine Months

Rick Brown

August 31, 2020

Last week, Lute Olson’s passing came on the heels of Hayden Fry and Bump Elliott deaths.

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Brown: Remembering Lute Olson’s Impact on Iowa Basketball

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August 28, 2020

Special bonds and special memories followed the legendary coach who passed away Thursday.

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Brown: The Unfortunate Collateral Damage Inflicted without Fall Football

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August 23, 2020

Iowa discontinues four sports with long histories.

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Brown: Big Ten’s Decision Comes with More Questions Than Answers

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August 12, 2020

Eligibility, scholarship counts, budgets and more among unknowns without fall football.

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Brown: Racial Bias Part of Iowa Way, But Positive Cultural Shift Beginning

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August 4, 2020

Longtime Iowa journalist eyes opened by recent stories of player mistreatment, sees indications for better days ahead.

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Luka Garza’s Return Brings with It Unusually High Expectations for Iowa

Rick Brown

August 3, 2020

’20-21 Hawkeye Basketball team could be only 7th in program history to start Top 10 in AP poll.

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Joel Novak Assisted Don Nelson in Pursuing Iowa Degree Later in Life

Rick Brown

August 1, 2020

Former high school, Iowa teammates shared special bond.

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Iowa Basketball Trainer Brad Floy Helping Hawkeyes Get Back in Court

Rick Brown

July 31, 2020

Longtime aid adept at supporting student-athletes during recovery.

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When Iowa Football Played Game with No Fans in Stands

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July 24, 2020

The Hawkeyes played host to Coe College while virus was spreading throughout world.

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Wide Receiver Becoming Position of Strength for Iowa Football

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July 22, 2020

Ihmir Smith-Marsette, Brandon Smith, Nico Ragaini, Tyrone Tracy lead talented group.

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Brown: Pessimism Overtaking Optimism for ’20-21 College Sports Outlook

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July 14, 2020

Surging coronavirus casting doubt on live sports happening for Iowa athletics.

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Chuck Long Talks About Spencer Petras Playing Catch-Up

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July 11, 2020

Hawkeye great discusses learning curve for projected first-year starting quarterback.

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Brown: Being Reminded Not to Bet Against Nick Easley

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July 10, 2020

Former Hawkeye walk-on receiver continues defying odds.

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Former Hawkeye Greg Brunner Connects with Incoming Freshman Josh Ogundele

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July 1, 2020

Iowa basketball’s all-time leading rebounder dealt with doubts like newcomer from London.

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Luka Garza Weighing Options While Working Out with Loaded Iowa Roster

Rick Brown

June 25, 2020

Coach Fran McCaffery wants what’s best for Hawkeye big man.