No one will hold any clothing drives for Big Ten football. But to borrow from Mr. Springsteen, some days the conference looks like a rich man in a poor man’s shirt.
There’s so much money and clout in the league, so many [...]continue »
IOWA CITY — In a dark comedy called “Wag the Dog,” Hollywood producer Stanley Motss (played by Dustin Hoffman) constantly says “That’s nothing!” with bluster when faced with potential catastrophes.
I [...]continue »
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As far as crimes go, Bryce Dejean-Jones’ biggest one may be being a jerk.
If you’ve had police to your apartment several times telling [...]continue »
Less than three weeks ago, I interviewed Wisconsin Athletic Director Barry Alvarez in a Cedar Rapids sandwich shop.[...] continue »
This is kind of incredible.
A record-tying 10 Big Ten teams are going to bowl games, but none are favored to win them. If things go according to the chalk, Iowa will be trying to save face for the conference on Jan. 2 when it plays Te [...]continue »
OK, this may not be what you’d call stirring.
Iowa (7-5) is playing a 6-6 Tennessee team in Jacksonville, Fla., on Jan. 2, the day after all the good bowl games other than the national-championship have ended. Get to work on selling t [...]continue »