Doc's Office by Scott Dochterman

B1G predictions, bowl projections and Iowa opponent capsules

IOWA CITY - When predicting league standings and bowl match-ups, introductions are pretty much worthless. You can write all you want about why you th ...

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Ben Niemann becomes Iowa's hybrid threat at OLB

IOWA CITY - Iowa's outside linebacker has become the defense's ultimate hybrid position. Not only does the position fill gaps in run support, he also ...

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A closer look: Iowa linebackers

THE DEPTH CHART MLB - 1. Josey Jewell, jr., 6-2, 235; 2. Angelo Garbutt, fr., 6-2, 230 OR Jack Hockaday, so., 6-1, 227; WLB - 1. Bo Bower, jr., 6-1, ...

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Podcast: 'On Iowa' chats QB race, Doyle's importance, depth chart moves

The "On Iowa Podcast" with Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman discusses true freshman quarterback Nathan Stanley's climb to Iowa's two-deep, the impo ...

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Strength program forms pillar of Iowa football

IOWA CITY - Cole Croston walked on at Iowa in 2012 with a basketball frame but a work ethic that separated him from most try-hard athletes. Croston, ...

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Kittle, VandeBerg serve as Hawkeye mentors for 2016

IOWA CITY - George Kittle was touted as college football's best returning tight end this summer by the metrics gurus at Pro Football Focus. The websi ...

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A closer look: Iowa's WRs, TEs

THE DEPTH CHART FIRST UNIT: WR - Matt VandeBerg, sr., 6-1, 190; Jerminic Smith, so., 6-1, 187; Riley McCarron, sr., 5-9, 186 OR Jay Scheel, so., 6-1, ...

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B1G Preview: Who you play matters in league title chase

IOWA CITY - From the Gulf of Mexico to the Fox Sports 1 studios, fans and media howled like wolves outside a fenced-in chicken farm in real-life viewi ...

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Iowa announces two games sold out, as is student section

IOWA CITY - Iowa's home football games against Michigan and Iowa State are sold out, as is its 8,200 student season-ticket allotment, the school annou ...

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Pattern emerges in B1G cross-divisional scheduling

IOWA CITY - Geographical realignment ended the league's permanent cross-divisional series except for the Indiana-Purdue rivalry. But over the next fo ...

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A closer look: Iowa’s offensive line

THE DEPTH CHART FIRST UNIT: LT - Cole Croston, sr, 6-5, 307; LG - Boone Myers, jr., 6-5 305; C/RG - James Daniels, so., 6-4, 295; C/RG - Sean Welsh, ...

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Sean Welsh looks like Marshal Yanda, but too early for on-field comparisons

IOWA CITY - Offensive lineman Sean Welsh has a future in football that could involve some pretty decent paydays. Welsh graded as one of Iowa's best p ...

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A closer look: Iowa running backs

THE DEPTH CHART RB - 1. LeShun Daniels, sr., 6-0, 225; 2. Akrum Wadley, jr., 5-11, 191; 3. Derrick Mitchell, jr., 6-1, 220; 4. Toks Akinribade, fr., ...

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Former Iowa assistant coach dies in Chicago home

IOWA CITY - Former Iowa assistant men's basketball coach Joel Cornette died at his Chicago apartment early Tuesday morning, the Indianapolis Star repo ...

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'The Program' reveals way to help Akrum Wadley shed fumbling pattern

IOWA CITY - Akrum Wadley was born in 1995, about 18 months after "The Program" debuted in movie theaters. The film features fictional football power ...

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