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 […]

Outdoor wrestling at Kinnick: Confirmed.

At first glance, the concept of having a wrestling meet outdoors — in November — hours before an evening football game sounds a little crazy. Then again, one of the mainstay events for the Hawkeye wrestling team involves an artic plunge into the Iowa River in the middle of winter, so maybe this isn’t as […]