Rick Brown’s Articles

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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

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June 25, 2020

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

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Hawkeye Family Loses Special Player, Person in Ben McGilmer

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June 25, 2020

Member of Ralph Miller’s Six-Pack had Iowa career interrupted by stint in the Army.

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Fran McCaffery’s Background Shaped His Fight for Racial Equality

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June 23, 2020

Iowa basketball coach’s love of the game grew out of playing in Philadelphia’s integrated environment.

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Brown: Iowa Football Coach Kirk Ferentz Can Create Necessary Change

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June 11, 2020

Time for the dean of college coaches to face his toughest challenge.

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A History on the Naming of Iowa’s Football Stadium

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June 9, 2020

How it came to honor Nile Kinnick and Duke Slater’s place in the discussion.

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Iowa Golfer Alex Schaake Puts Off Pros for Another Shot at Senior Season

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June 5, 2020

Omaha product utilizing second chance after campaign wiped out by COVID-19.

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Remembering Nile Kinnick on the Anniversary of His Passing

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June 2, 2020

HN’s Rick Brown shares his connection to the Hawkeye legend.

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Brown: Iowa Football Players to Watch Heading into ’20 Season

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May 30, 2020

Names Hawkeye fans on which Hawkeye fans should keep an eye this coming campaign.

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Looking at Performances of 1st-Year Starting QBs During Kirk Ferentz Era

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May 29, 2020

Reviewing new Hawkeye signal callers during the last two decades.

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Iowa Under Ferentz A Fertile Ground for Tight Ends

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May 27, 2020

Hawkeyes excel on college level, move on to success in NFL.

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How Hawkeyes Have Rebounded Nicely from Forgettable Finish in ’14

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May 26, 2020

Iowa has won 47 games during the last five seasons, the most in any five-year stretch in program history.

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Iowa v. Notre Dame: Remembering a Time When College Football was Canceled

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May 21, 2020

World events can wipe out college sports as we saw when the Hawkeyes’ game against the Irish went away.

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Iowa Matches All-Time Best with 5 Student-Athletes Named Tops in Their Sports

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May 19, 2020

Luka Garza, Kathleen Doyle, Spencer Lee, Laulauga Tausaga, Wayne Lawrence make Hawkeye history.

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Keagan Johnson Decision Shows Where Iowa, Nebraska are as Programs

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May 8, 2020

Hawkeyes continue finding recruits in Huskers’ backyard.

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Hawkeye Favorites Tristan Wirfs, Joe Wieskamp on Different Paths

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April 29, 2020

Offensive lineman picked in first round of NFL Draft, wing man returns to Iowa.

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Remembering Hawkeye legend Bucky O’Connor

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April 21, 2020

Successful Iowa basketball coach died in car crash 62 years ago.

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Lisa Bluder Likes Kathleen Doyle’s WNBA Chances

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April 16, 2020

Iowa coach believes star point guard will hear name called during Friday’s WNBA Draft.

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Lisa Bluder Sad for Seniors But Feels Good About Program’s Future

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April 15, 2020

Iowa coach discusses what might have been in ’19-20, looks ahead to what she has coming back and coming in.