hawkeye football

  1. HNMitchSmith

    WATN: A.J. Edds

    This week's WATN catches up with former Hawkeye LB A.J. Edds. He works for a company founded by former NFL players Joe LaRoque and Caleb Hanie, selling soft-shell football helmets and pads for flag football leagues and for non-contact drills...
  2. HNMitchSmith

    Biggest "What-If's" of the Ferentz era

    What if Ricky Stanzi hadn't gotten hurt against Northwestern? What if the Angry Iowa Running Back Hating God never happened? Dave Scwhartz and I went back through the Ferentz era and came up with our 10 biggest "What-If's." What if a decision or an injury that went one way against the Hawkeyes...
  3. HNMitchSmith

    New WATN: Clinton Solomon

    Clinton Solomon put up big receiving numbers for the Hawkeyes despite playing just three seasons. At age 33, he's still catching passes and ranks as the top wideout in Indoor Football League history. http://hawkeyenation.com/where-are-they-now/clinton-solomon Do you have a favorite Clinton...
  4. HNMitchSmith

    VOTE: Friday Night Football -- Good or Bad for Iowa?

    Before the Penn State game, Gary Barta said Iowa would be participating in Friday night football games in the near future, but noted they would only participate on Labor Day Weekends. While Barta noted this wasn't an ideal situation for Iowa, he agreed to it anyways. Personally, I think it's a...
  5. HNMitchSmith

    New WATN: Jermelle Lewis

    Jermelle Lewis was incredibly talented, but caught a lot of bad breaks with injuries during his time as a Hawk. It'd be easy for Lewis to have a woe is me attitude after a football career with so much promise was cut short by a pair of torn ACLs. I was impressed with Jermelle's positive...
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    Swarm 17

    After Beau's commitment, how many scholarships do we have left in the 2017 class. Also who would you like to see us pursue and get?
  7. HNMitchSmith

    Bob Sanders & Jay Hilgenberg nominated for Pro Football HOF

    "The Hitman" Bob Sanders gets the nomination for The Hall in his first year of eligibility! A well-deserved nomination for both of these Hawkeye greats. http://hawkeyenation.com/football/bob-sanders-jay-hilgenberg-nominated-pro-football-hall-fame
  8. HNMitchSmith

    Remembering "The Stand" 10 years later

    Hard to believe it has been a decade since this game. Plenty of former Hawkeyes who were a part of that series, including Mike Humpal, Mike Klinkenborg, Marcus Paschal, Matt Kroul and more share their memories in this oral history of "The Stand" What memories do you have of this game? Where...
  9. HNMitchSmith

    2016 Iowa football: Positives & Concerns

    In my latest article, I put together my four reasons to be hopeful, and four reasons to be concerned about Iowa football in 2016 (Story can be read here: http://hawkeyenation.com/2015/2016-football-the-good-the-challenges) I'm interested in hearing what other fans think. What is the biggest...
  10. HNMitchSmith

    Great Rose Bowl advice from former Iowa assistant coach

    I recently spoke with former Iowa assistant coach Don Patterson to get his memories of past Iowa Rose Bowls. Patterson served in a variety of coaching roles during Hayden Fry's 20 years as Iowa's head coach. Story can be read here...
  11. HNMitchSmith

    Fill in the blank: This time next week, we'll be talking about ______

    The wait is almost over! It's officially game week! Fill in the blank: This time next week, we'll be talking about ______'s performance against Illinois State.
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    New Android App - HawkeyeAddict Sports

    https://market.android.com/details?id=com.hawkeyeaddict&feature=search_result One of very few Iowa Hawkeye Sports Apps on the market. And just in time for the upcoming football season. Look up local Hawkeye News. Present and future schedules Roster and depth chart. Stats, Results...
  13. JonDMiller

    --HN.com 2011 Iowa Season Prediction--

    July is here, and this is the month where we go on the record with not only Iowa's game by game season prediction, but we'll preview each of Iowa's opponents and make predictions for each and every team in the Big Ten conference. So in essence, it's a month long Iowa and Big Ten football...
  14. JonDMiller

    Iowa, Big 10 Footbal Mashup

    We'll lead off with Marc Morehouse's item related to Adam Robinson's transfer, a Dan Heiar update as well as a comment from Kirk Ferentz related to the academic status of Rodney Coe. Morehouse says Coe needs to improve an SAT score in order to be eligible next year, and Ferentz said there's...
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    Darrell Wilson named Top 25 recruiter in the nation

    The Hawkeyes linebackers and special teams coach recruited seven of the 24 players who signed on to wear to the Black and Gold in 2011 and beyond. His hard work didn't go unnoticed. Iowa Football Assistant Named Top Recruiter | Iowa Hawkeyes