CEDAR RAPIDS - The Cedar Rapids Rampage were taking a long, uncomfortable glance towards 0-4.
Three third-quarter goals by the visiting Harrisburg Heat flipped a Cedar Rapids halftime lead into a two-score deficit.
In the end, that wa ... »
IOWA CITY - It's the time of year you look at a player and you kind of just say, "Go for it, dude."
Really, that's what Purdue wide receiver Anthony Mahoungou was going into Saturday. He was just kind of a guy. Yes, the senior from Paris, France ... »
IOWA CITY - When Matt VandeBerg fumbled a punt in the fourth quarter he returned to the sideline with one coach offering a hand slap while quarterback Nate Stanley threw an arm around him.
Purdue kicked a field goal. Cheers and boos echoed off t ... »
Postgame video from Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz (above) and five Hawkeyes (playlist below) after Saturday's 24-15 loss to Purdue at Kinnick Stadium.
Iowa is now 6-5 overall and 3-5 in the Big Ten ahead of Friday's regular-season finale at Nebrask ... »
Iowa is a 7.5 point favorite for Senior Day against Purdue at Kinnick Stadium. After an unusual two weeks that saw the Hawkeyes beat Ohio State 55-24 before losing at Wisconsin, 38-14, what's in the store for the Hawkeyes this week?
The Gazette' ... »
IOWA CITY - Poop was always going to be part of the lore with Josey Jewell. He grew up on a turkey farm outside of Decorah. Poop was always going to be part of the story.
Giggle, giggle, he said poop. You know this is a significant chapter in a ...
Connections between football and being raised on a turkey farm on the Upper Iowa River, 14-year-old Jewell probably wishes he had a helmet and gloves for the loading of the turkeys.
It's 3 or 4 in the afternoon. You have to wait until evening to ...
Robert Jewell was a stud fullback for Decorah High School in 1947. He was recruited by Iowa and headed that way. Before he arrived, a brain tumor was discovered. He spent a few months in the hospital. Doctors said he wouldn't live to see 60. Robert Jewe ...
Some of this stuff, no, it just doesn't fit with being an all-Big Ten linebacker. It fits under a daredevil's job description.
There was the giant slip-n-slide. The Jewells set that up on their land a couple of different years. Big hill, fast ri ...
Josey Jewell is on an NFL path. He looked into it after last season, didn't like what he heard and came back for his senior season. He'll graduate with an environmental studies/business degree. He made an entrepreneurial class project into ... »
After Iowa football went from one extreme (55-24 win over Ohio State) to the other (gaining 66 yards in a 38-14 loss at Wisconsin) in a span of two weeks, The Gazette's Marc Morehouse and Mike Hlas explain what happened on this edition of the On Iowa Po ... »
The theme this week is "putting your finger on the problem." Good luck with that.
That was one 38-14, historically bad offensive output against a College Football Playoff contender a week after punching another College Football Playoff contender ... »
IOWA CITY - The faint Big Ten West Division title chase officially ended for the Hawkeyes last week at Camp Randall.
Keep Purdue (4-6, 2-5 Big Ten) down. Most improved team in the Big Ten? It's going to be tough to beat Michiga ... »
IOWA CITY - In case you were wondering, yes, you totally can tell when an Achilles tendon ruptures. In fact, it's unmistakable.
"I honestly knew right away that it was probably the end," Iowa senior offensive tackle Ike Boettger said. "I'd heard ... »