Iowa Hawkeyes

Video Sessions Part 2

Video 1 — Here, DC Phil Parker is asked about contain, ISU game and against Pitt.

Kirk Ferentz and Parker mentioned improved safety play. Studying and being vocal have been the differences.

Video 2 — Will the coach [...]

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Video Sessions Part 1

Video 1 — Iowa defensive coordinator Phil Parker said Iowa took 29 defensive players to Purdue and played 24. That’s max efficiency. He also talks linebacker depth, CB Greg Mabin and his rise and finishes this video with a ver [...]

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Michigan A.D.: QB suffered “probable, mild concussion”

Michigan quarterback Shane Morris suffered a “probable, mild concussion” Saturday after a fourth-quarter hit against Minnesota and continued to play in the game, the school announced early Tuesday morning.

Michigan Athle [...]

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Ferentz on Sirius XM: Rudock is the starter . . .

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz told the Coast to Coast radio show on Tuesday night that junior quarterback Jake Rudock remains the Hawkeyes’ starter, but, yes, sophomore C.J. Beathard will play.

Ferentz told the Sirius XM College Spor [...]

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Iowa says it has two good QBs, and so it will use both

IOWA CITY — Sophomore quarterback C.J. Beathard has shown the Iowa coaching staff enough in six quarters to earn some playing time.

How much? When? All that stuff is yet to be determined, but the news is that Iowa, going into i [...]

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Iowa notes: Parker makes plays

IOWA CITY — Iowa running back Jonathan Parker has shown enough position flexibility to make things happen from anywhere on the field.

Parker (5-foot-8, 180 pounds) finished with a team-high 94 all-purpose yards in a 24-10 win against [...]

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Hawkeyes were No. 1 last time Royals were in playoffs

Many have gone down Memory Lane since the Kansas City Royals clinched an American League playoff berth last Friday night.

The Royals, who will play Oakland tonight in an AL wild card game, hadn’t been to the postseason since 19 [...]

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Quickest Slants

This is a QB competition, controversy . . . Offensive coordinator Greg Davis met with the media today.

If the Hawkeyes played today, he said junior QB Jake Rudock is about 80 percent and wouldn [...]

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Former Hawkeyes Wegher, Derby, Sokol thriving

Iowa’s football players come and go, some sooner than others. Here is an update of five former Hawkeyes currently playing on other teams.

Brandon Wegher had quite a nice freshman seaso [...]

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Depth Chart Monday

There is no depth chart today. For as much as we doubt and poke fun of the Depth Chart Monday (I interviewed it last week and it said it was taken out of context, to which I laughed and said no one has ever accused me of that, who do you th [...]

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Bowl projections: First season edition

The College Football Playoff has dominated all discussion about the sport in both the off-season and during the season’s first month.

At times it gets overwhelming, but in two months the daily rhetoric will intensify out of co [...]

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Little strength so far in Hawkeyes’ strength-of-schedule

What is it about playing Iowa that seems to discombobulate football teams after they’ve done it?

A couple weeks ago, the consensus was that the Hawkeyes’ nonconference schedule wasn’t too bad after all, and maybe [...]

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Podcast: ‘On Iowa’ reviews Purdue win

CEDAR RAPIDS -- The 'On Iowa' podcast returns to break down Iowa's 24-10 win over Purdue.

The Gazette's Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman talk about the state of the quarterback competition between Jake Rudock and C.J. Beathard, and the [...]

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B1G Rewind: Minnesota’s Juggling act

Minnesota’s historical series against Michigan these last few decades bear little resemblance to the high-profile battles of eras long ago.

Michigan had won 22 of their previous 23 meetings and taking the Little Brown Jug out o [...]

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How Beathard, Hawkeyes got their mojo back

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Here’s how quickly judgment was rendered Saturday after C.J. Beathard threw a really bad pass really, really late that ended up picked and returned for a touchdown.

Seconds later, the ESPN Big Ten [...]

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