Archive | July, 2014

Hawks in the NFL: Clayborn enters pivotal season in contract year


Clayborn out to prove his worth Four years ago, Adrian Clayborn became the highest drafted Hawkeye player since 2006 when Tampa Bay took him with the No. 20 overall pick — no Hawkeye has been taken higher since. In his rookie campaign, Clayborn looked like the real deal, posting 7.5 sacks as a defensive end […]

Hawks in the NFL: Ex-Hawks have chances in NFL


Anthony Hitchens will try to fill void for Cowboys When Sean Lee tore his ACL in mini-camp, the Dallas Cowboys were left with a gigantic hole at middle linebacker. The veteran Pro-Bowler was the leader of the Cowboys’ defense, and now someone must fill his shoes. Fourth-round draft pick and former Hawkeye linebacker Anthony Hitchens […]