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Marc Morehouse
Hi, I'm Marc Morehouse. I've covered sports for more than 15 years, mostly in Eastern Iowa. I've had Hayden Fry call me "Mike." I've had Chad Greenway call me "Mr." And Kirk Ferentz will occasionally call me "bleep." (Kidding, kidding.) I have fun with the blog. I've made some great connections with a few readers and hope to continue that. Ultimately, I want to know what you want to know. Thanks for reading.

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Podcast: ‘On Iowa’ reviews Maryland loss

CEDAR RAPIDS -- The 'On Iowa' podcast returns to break down an ugly Hawkeye performance in a 38-31 loss to Maryland.

The Gazette's Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman look back at what went wrong for Iowa, and how Maryland outplayed the Ha [...]

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Stat Pak: Just one B1G loss, but way too winnable, way too many breakdowns

 

FIVE BULLET POINTS ON THE MARYLAND RESULT

 

1. It ended with check downs, because that's all they could get — In the end, Iowa needed a miracle [...]

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Maryland 38, Iowa 31: Everything ravaged

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — They play the coach’s postgame news conference over the PA here at Byrd Stadium. Maryland coach Randy Edsall’s ebullient voice echoed with joy and managed to toss out a telling stat.

“Th [...]

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Video Sessions — It’s a wrap

Video 1 — Iowa QB Jake Rudock talks about a pick 6 that put a severe dent in the Hawkeyes’ chances on Saturday.

Video 2 — DT Carl Davis on Iowa’s fight. Right now, you could argue that’s all they hav [...]

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The Walk Through

Is the mascot really named Testudo? I kind of like that.

Visited the White House last night. What fantastic history. Thank you, Tyler Lechtenberg.

— Iowa is going for its fifth straight road victory today.

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For second week, Iowa’s defense burned on the ground

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — You saw Indiana running back Tevin Coleman run through Iowa last week and you kind of got it. Coleman is part bullet and part train on the rails to your fantasy football team next season.

Now Maryland, that [...]

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Enter ‘The Buddha:’ Instincts make Desmond King an impact corner

When Yvette Powell’s son was born, he was a hefty kid. Desmond King came into the world 9 pounds, 8 ounces. He had chubby cheeks and so his mom nicknamed him “Buddha.”

Nineteen years later, King is a cornerback fo [...]

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2-Minute Drill: The Maryland Terrapins

(Maryland linebacker L.A. Goree/Mark Konezny-USA Today Sports)

Maryland has faced Indiana and Ohio State. As far as Big Ten rush offenses go, that' [...]

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3 and Out: Canzeri getting healthy

 

1. Checking in on Canzeri ... After where junior running back Jordan Canzeri ended last season, you wondered what he'd do with some new life and successful video on his resume. Well, he's been sort of [...]

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Podcast: ‘On Iowa’ talks B1G hoops media day, previews Maryland

CEDAR RAPIDS -- The 'On Iowa' podcast returns to talk Hawkeye football and basketball.

The Gazette's Scott Dochterman phones in from Chicago to talk with Marc Morehouse about the Big Ten basketball media day, and preview Iowa's football ga [...]

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