Iowa Media Day Takeaways

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Big Ten Media Days kicked off on Tuesday with seven of the 14 conference head coaches taking the podium in Indianapolis. Iowa was among the first group. Head coach Kirk Ferentz took the stage to speak about the outlook of the 2022 football season. He used the majority of his 15-minute window to make an […] READ MORE


USC and UCLA Heighten Hawkeye Football

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The landscape of college football is changing before our eyes, almost overnight. The sport was originally partitioned by region, and built on tradition and rivalries. Recently, however, the mega-deals of television partnerships with football conferences are beginning to reshape the geography of the game. The most recent rendition of conference realignment is the blockbuster news […] READ MORE


Spencer Petras Invited, Turns Heads at Manning Passing Academy

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Spencer Petras Invited to Manning Passing Academy Last weekend, the 26th annual Manning Passing Academy took place on the campus of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. The event is hosted by the Manning family: Archie, Cooper, Peyton, and Eli Manning. Every year, the academy invites several current college quarterbacks to serve as councilors and […] READ MORE


Iowa Spring Game Takeaways

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The Iowa Hawkeyes hosted their final spring practice of the year Saturday inside Kinnick Stadium open to fans and media. Rather than a typical Iowa spring “game” like a lot of programs hold, the Hawkeyes’ version is more of a practice, and no official score is kept. The team runs through drills, situational setups, and […] READ MORE


Kentucky Wins A Citrus Bowl Thriller

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Cats Notch Fourth Straight Bowl Win The ESPN family of networks must love the Kentucky Football team. During their six-year bowl streak, five of the games have gone down to the last minute. It was no different on Saturday as the Cats and Iowa traded the lead in the fourth quarter. However, as they’ve done […] READ MORE


Iowa Loses Citrus Bowl in Dramatic Fashion

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The old-school matchup between Kirk Ferentz and Mark Stoops in the Vrbo Citrus Bowl lived up to its expectations. Both Iowa and Kentucky played a physical game of football that ended with a 20-17 Kentucky victory. It took a huge drive with three minutes to play for Kentucky to get the win. The touchdown at […] READ MORE


Michigan Surges Past Iowa in Indianapolis

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Momentum in a conference championship game is crucial to success, and the Hawkeyes lost it after a missed 33-yard field goal on their first drive of the game. Michigan took over inside their own 20-yard line and scored a quick touchdown, and responded with another. Two of Iowa’s first three drives went into the Michigan […] READ MORE


Hawkeyes Overcome Recent Divisional Shortfalls

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After a road win in Lincoln, Iowa secured a share of the Big Ten West title and a ten-win season. Minnesota’s victory over Wisconsin in rivalry weekend gave the Badgers three conference losses and pushed the Hawkeyes to the top of the division. Iowa wins the Big Ten West outright for the first time since […] READ MORE


Iowa Advances to Big Ten Championship

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Iowa Advances to Big Ten Championship The Hawkeyes’ victory on Black Friday secured them a share of the Big Ten West for the first time since 2015. Iowa won the West division outright that year after a 12-0 season that was capped off with a trip to the Rose Bowl. This year’s 10-2 finish was […] READ MORE


Iowa’s Opportunity Against Northwestern

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The Iowa Hawkeyes turn the page to November hoping to put the end of last month behind them. In the final month of the regular season, Iowa has a chance to finish the year strong and potentially earn 10-wins. This Saturday, the Hawkeyes travel to Evanston to face the defending Big Ten West champions in […] READ MORE