Special Teams Leads Hawkeye Victory

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After Senior Day pageantries, Iowa came out slow on both sides of the ball. Illinois took a quick 10-0 lead in the first quarter before Iowa could even muster up 10 yards of offense. The Illini scored on their first two possessions for the first time all season. However, momentum swung on Illinois’ second kickoff […] READ MORE


Illinois Visits Iowa On Senior Day

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It’s Senior Day in Iowa City this Saturday and the Illinois Fighting Illini travel to visit the Hawkeyes for the final home game of the season. Iowa has won seven straight against the Illini, including their comeback win last season in Champaign. The Hawkeyes scored 35 unanswered points to secure the victory a year ago. […] READ MORE


Floyd Stays In Iowa City

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Following a 68-yard touchdown to Chris Autman-Bell, the crowd inside Kinnick Stadium was hushed. The Gophers suddenly had momentum late in the fourth quarter, and the Iowa lead was cut to two. On Minnesota’s two-point attempt, Seth Benson got pressure on the back side while Dane Belton rushed the far-side edge of the line. On […] READ MORE


Elite Defenses Iowa and Wisconsin Meet

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For just the third time in the award’s 16-year history, Iowa will face an unranked Wisconsin for the Heartland Trophy. The last time Wisconsin came into this game outside of the Top 25 was in 2009. The Hawkeyes won that one by 10 points on their way to their first BCS Bowl appearance in seven […] READ MORE


Iowa’s Freshman Receiver Duo

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It’s rare for true freshmen to make a substantial impact on a college football team, especially a highly developed program like Iowa. True freshmen typically come in a little under-sized and need some time in the program before they are ready for Big Ten football. This process has worked well for Iowa over the years. […] READ MORE