CEDAR RAPIDS - After placing fourth at the state wrestling meet last season, Cedar Rapids Kennedy had a few holes to fill.
It appears the Cougars have armed themselves with a corps of promising freshmen.
Three of Kennedy's six pins we ... »
IOWA CITY - C.J. Beathard first met his closest friend for the 2016 season in August. It's been a weird sort of friendship, but they've need each other.
One side of the relationship needs unconditional support. The other side was built for ... »
IOWA CITY - The fact that the Big Ten was the big dog in college football this season helped kick Iowa upstairs into the Outback Bowl.
The clincher was the Hawkeyes' finish. Iowa started November with a 41-14 flop at Penn State, but then marched ... »
IOWA CITY - Wednesday was the day for the Big Ten to recognize offensive players with all-conference honors.
You were curious if Iowa would land anyone anywhere. The offense was fitful for most of the season, but hey, the offensive line and the ... »
IOWA CITY - Matt VandeBerg gave himself one night to curse the pretty much literal twist of fate that cost him the 2016 season.
The senior wide receiver suffered a broken foot during a Monday morning practice on Sept. 26. He was the No. 2 option ... »
IOWA CITY - Iowa's defense has been at the heart of its November surge, and Tuesday the Big Ten Conference recognized the Hawkeyes' efforts.
Senior cornerback Desmond King and senior defensive tackle Jaleel Johnson were named first-team all-Big ... »
Land of Ten's Scott Dochterman texted today and said let's do a podcast.
I was like, "Sure, let's do a podcast. What are we going to talk about?"
Kidding about that part.
We talk the Ne ... »
IOWA CITY - As you continue to fold the Hawkeyes' 2016 season and prepare to pack it away, there are certain things you stop and dwell on for a minute, just as there are things that you will hang on to long into the winter.
On one end of the spe ... »
IOWA CITY - Opportunities were there at the beginning. The middle had a few potholes. The final lap started with a huge obstacle, but the finish was strong.
LeShun Daniels' career as a Hawkeye does kind of mirror Iowa's 2016 season.
The ... »
IOWA CITY - Every week Iowa defensive coordinator Phil Parker puts together a list of goals. It's the first page of the packets that go out to the players.
No, the goals don't change a whole lot. It's not exactly copy and paste, but it's close. ... »
IOWA CITY - In the end, things went the way they were intended.
That was the Hawkeyes you thought would be there for the entirety of 2016. The Hawkeyes (8-4, 6-3 Big Ten) who herded No. 16 Nebraska around Kinnick Stadium like goats, those are th ... »