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Iowa football: Keys to beat Maryland

Jake Rudock will look to improve upon his impressive performance last game. The Iowa Hawkeyes (5-1) travel to Maryland to take on the Terrapins (4-2) at 11 a.m. The Iowa Hawkeyes are coming off their best offensive performance of the season beating Indiana 45-29. Maryland is still recovering from the 52-24 pounding that the Ohio State Buckeyes gave them two weeks ago. The game will...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: An Iowa Fan Put His Dedication To The Program In Ink With This Kirk Ferentz Tattoo

Disgruntled Iowa fans aren’t thrilled with Hawkeyes’ head coach Kirk Ferentz. The longtime coach has won just under seven games a year since the Hawkeyes’ 11-2 2009 season, but a huge contract makes it difficult for Iowa to think about going in a different direction. One Iowa fan has made a similar long-term decision about Ferentz: he had the coach’s likeness tattooed on...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Ferentz ices Iowa State kicker Cole Netten and strategy backfires

Kirk Ferentz out-thought himself in his Hawkeyes’ 20-17 loss to Iowa State on Saturday. Iowa State had a 4th-and-1 at Iowa’s 24 with two seconds left in a 17-17 game. Ferentz decided to try icing Iowa State kicker Cole Netten on a last-second field goal attempt. Netten’s kick barely hooked wide left, which would have […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

How my dad taught me to be an Iowa fan

  My dad was such a Hawkeye fan that he had Herky on the back of his gravestone. My dad was probably the biggest sports fan that I have ever known. He loved playing it, talking about it, watching it, and coaching it. He passed on that same love of sports to my brothers and me. He would come home from work and we would go right outside and play soccer, football, baseball, basketball...
Via isportsweb.com
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kirk Ferentz Believes That The Big Ten Will Eventually Move To A 10 Game Schedule

Big Ten football doesn’t move to a nine game conference schedule until 2016, but Iowa head coach is already openly talking about an eventual 10-game schedule for the conference. Towards the end of his weekly radio show “Hawk Talk with Kirk Ferentz,” he brought up the possibility of a further expansion of Big Ten play in response to a question about scheduling tougher non-conference...
Via College Spun
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Ten Previews, Pt. 11: Iowa Hawkeyes

Oh, Kirk Ferentz, where do I even begin? After three years of steady regression the Hawkeyes bounced back to an 8-5 record in 2013 (and Hawkeye fans celebrated like they won the dang national title; apparently expectations are low in Iowa City), bouncing back from a 4-8 mark the year before. More importantly, Iowa survived [&hellip (Visited 100 times, 100 visits today) The post...
Via No Coast Bias
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa football: Ferentz’s four year cycle

Now that the recruiting attrition has ended, Kirk Ferentz looks to begin his four year cycle once again. In this multi-part series of articles, I will discuss the effects of Kirk Ferentz to Iowa football. I will talk about the good and the bad of  Ferentz. I also will talk about the future of Iowa with Ferentz at the helm and if Iowa is better or worse with him as the coach in...
Via isportsweb.com
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Tentacles: Kirk Ferentz, Charlie Drewek, and a whole bunch of stadium renovations.

Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football.You've Got a Ferentz in Me. Mike Jones looks at Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz and his coaching staff as part of Off Tackle Empire's Iowa Week.Party on the Patio.Purdue announces plans to install a "temporary patio area" near the southern end zone of Ross-Ade Stadium. It will replace recently torn...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Recruit Markel Smith will not be attending Iowa

Iowa running back recruit Markel Smith failed to qualify academically to Iowa so he will attend Milford Academy in Connecticut in the fall. Incoming Iowa football freshman running back Markel Smith will not be attending Iowa this fall as planned due to failing to qualify academically. Smith was one of Iowa’s highest rated prospects in the class of 2014 with some high three star...
Via isportsweb.com
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa HC Kirk Ferentz apologizes for dropping F-bomb in press conference.

Iowa head football coach dropped an F-bomb during a press conference on Tuesday after being asked a question by an AP reporter about a former Iowa athletic department adviser  who has been accused of  sexual harassment. "Ferentz objected to the question, “It’s been out there that you had your players cut off contact with Pete Gray.” He had a problem with the...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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