Iowa Fails To Stifle Coker Rumors

Anyone who has followed the Iowa football program in recent years knows the school’s PR department does an awful job of getting in front of message board speculation and rampant rumors. So when running back Marcus Coker’s Insight Bowl suspension […]

Marcus Coker Is Gone

Marcus Coker decided Tuesday afternoon to have his name etched alongside the five other talented running backs who have left the Iowa football program in the past two years. After a violation of the student-athlete code of conduct left the […]

Iowa Football: Top Five Seasons Under Ferentz


After another mediocre season in Iowa City (7-6 following 8-5), Kirk Ferentz is facing his fair share of heat from fans tired of losing in the same old fashion. Conservative play-calling, embarrassing clock management, and rampant offensive inconsistency have similarly […]

Report: Reiff, McCall Gone


According to The Daily Iowan, Iowa running back Mika’il McCall said he is leaving the Hawkeye football program. In addition, Pete Thamel of The New York Times is reporting that a man who would be blocking for McCall in 2012, […]

Iowa Football: Insight Bowl Preview


Iowa (7-5) and Oklahoma (9-3) are both limping into their Insight Bowl showdown today in Tempe, Arizona. The Hawkeyes suspended their top two running backs, a flu bug seems to have struck right tackle Markus Zusevics, back-up safety Colin Sleeper […]

McCall Out? Facebook Status Suggests Scenery Change


The Iowa Hawkeyes running back curse is rampant, and it appears to have claimed another victim tonight. According to Marc Morehouse’s Twitter account, Mika’il McCall suggested he is leaving the Iowa football program via a Facebook status. If McCall does […]

Rumor: Academics Could Be Root Of Coker’s Suspension

Iowa (7-5) running back Marcus Coker, who finished near the top of the Big Ten conference in 2011 with 1,384 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns, is suspended for the Dec. 30th Insight Bowl versus Oklahoma (9-3) due to a violation […]

Report: Stanzi May Start Versus Packers

According to The Kansas City Star, rookie quarterback Ricky Stanzi may start for the Kansas City Chiefs instead of incumbent Tyler Palko this Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium against the undefeated Green Bay Packers. Stanzi led Iowa to three straight bowl […]

Kirk Ferentz to Chiefs? Unlikely.

Although it’s foolhardy in the modern college football landscape to take a coach’s words as 100 percent truth, Kirk Ferentz is more reliable than most. The man whose contract at Iowa runs until 2020 told reporters last week he will […]

Kevin Buford Commits

Kevin Buford, a speedy three star defensive back/running back from Canton, Michigan, committed to play football for the Iowa Hawkeyes yesterday. Buford, who is 5 ft. 9 and 165 pounds, holds a host of MAC offers and had previously committed […]

Norm Parker Retires. Take a Moment to Appreciate Him.

Last night, longtime Iowa defensive coordinator Norm Parker announced he will be retiring after the Insight Bowl against the Oklahoma Sooners on Dec. 29th after 48 years in coaching. It wasn’t exactly a surprise; the surly veteran is nearing 70, […]

Faith Ekakitie Commits to Iowa

Faith Ekakitie, a 6 ft. 3, 275-pound defensive tackle from Lake Forest, Illinois, and a consensus 4* recruit, should be a damn good football player. He is from the Chicago area, a fertile breeding ground for talent, and fills an […]