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Iowa media day: Hawks focus on talking

The Iowa football team held its media day Aug. 8. Two themes popped up often on Iowa’s media day Aug. 8, one being the number of big plays allowed last season and the other the remedy: communication. It’s one of the reasons that Iowa’s scoring defense from a year ago (eighth in the Big Ten at 25.6 […]

Iowa media day: Roster updates, ticket sales

Iowa held its annual media day Aug. 8, marking the first time this season the media had the opportunity to catch up with the team. The Hawkeyes began fall camp Aug. 6 and wore shoulder pads for the first time Aug. 8. Below are three story lines from the day. Roster updates After speaking publicly […]

Iowa media day: Highlights from Kirk Ferentz press conference

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz spoke with the press Aug. 8 at his team’s media day.  … • Jameer Outsey has moved to tight end from linebacker. “He was doing OK at linebacker,” Ferentz said. It was a combination of need at tight end and better using his skills. • “LeShun Daniels got nicked up in […]

Big Ten Media Days: Video Day Two

Day 2 of the Big Ten football media days included Northwestern, Michigan, Rutgers, Penn State, Purdue, Nebraska, and Minnesota. Nebraska and Michigan both have new coaches, while Northwestern is faced with a big quarterback decision. Minnesota says it is ready for the season; it is projected to finish third in the West.