Hawkeye Football

Big Ten won’t go it alone on freshmen ineligibility


It's a long way before the Big Ten makes freshmen athletes ineligible, and, most likely, it will never happen.

The league, howeve ... »

Short time in Iowa leaves its mark

INDIANAPOLIS — Iowa was only a temporary home for NFL prospect and former Linn-Mar star David Parry, but it left a lasting impression ... »

Playing in a big shadow

INDIANAPOLIS — It’s tough to mention Iowa offensive lineman Andrew Donnal without throwing Brandon Scherff into the conversati ... »

Iowa Hawkeye Recruiting 2015: Croot Loops — The Links


Here are the links to the “Croot Loops” series. I did them in position groups this year to save some time. Instead of 21 sepa ... »

Croot Loops — Quarterbacks

When Ryan Boyle and Drew Cook come online in 2016 (assuming they redshirt in 2015), Iowa will/could have C.J. Beathard as a senior, Tyler Wi ... »

Croot Loops — Wide receivers

Iowa has signed around six receivers the last two years, but there has been some attrition (most notably, Derrick Willies) and so Iowa remai ... »

Croot Loops — RB and TE

Iowa absolutely needed a running back in this class. It went down to the wire and the one it thought it had didn’t sign, but Iowa did ... »

Iowa football announces shifts in coaching duties

IOWA CITY — Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz announced some shifts in duties for three assistant coaches.

The most interesting of t ... »

Croot Loops — Offensive line

Going into spring practice, which begins for Iowa March 25th, the Hawkeyes have 12 offensive linemen on scholarship. At least one OL in the ... »

Croot Loops — Linebackers

Iowa recruited four linebackers in this class. It looks as if, maybe, the Hawkeyes have three candidates for inside linebacker positions and ... »

Croot Loops — Defensive line

The four defensive linemen in Iowa’s 2015 recruiting class have different stories.

Pella’s ... »

Croot Loops — Defensive backs

Farmington Hills., Mich., defensive back Michael Ojemudia was an Eastern Michigan commitment through early January.

Then, Iowa called ... »

Wallace pushes Iowa recruiting into 2016

IOWA CITY — Iowa has offered 82 prospects for the 2016 recruiti ... »

Bios for Iowa’s 21 signees

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz will speak at 3 p.m. on Iowa’s 2015 recruiting class, which came in at 21 with the late, late, late addi ... »

Cook’s Iowa dream will begin at quarterback

IOWA CITY — You wouldn’t think he needs it, but Drew Cook has done some reading on Hawkeye history.

Cook (6-5, 218) grew ... »

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