This week on the podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawk Joe Conklin to discuss what it’s like for a bye week for the Iowa players. Then we look at some of the comments from the coordinators last week regarding the Hawkeyes first six games of the season and preview this Saturday’s game against Northwestern. Then we dive into Iowa basketball. Media day was earlier this week and we discuss some of Fran McCaffery’s comments about his team and the FBI investigation into college basketball. We then wrap things up with a look at the recruiting trail for both football and basketball.
The Hawkeyes are on a bye this week, but there’s plenty to talk about on the podcast. Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo look back at Iowa’s convincing win over Illinois that didn’t feel like a convincing win. Then we dive into the Hawkeyes at the halfway point in the season and look at what’s went right, what’s went wrong, and the outlook for the final six games of the 2017 season. Then we dive into the recruiting trail with a look at where things stand in football and basketball recruiting, plus we preview Iowa Basketball media day, which comes up on Monday.
It’s the latest edition of the Hawkeye Report Podcast with Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo. We are joined this week by Illini expert Kedric Prince to discuss the Iowa’s game on Saturday against Illinois. We also look back at Iowa’s loss at Michigan State and what went wrong up in East Lansing and the issues with Iowa’s run game. Then we dive into the college hoops scandal and take an early look at the Big Ten hoops race in 2017-18.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo look back at Iowa’s last second loss to Penn State and look ahead to the trip to East Lansing where the Hawkeyes face Michigan State. We look at the latest recruiting news and then we dive into the scandal that has rocked the world of college basketball.
A very special edition of the Hawkeye Report podcast this week as we have three members of the 2008 Iowa football team join us to do our version of an oral history of the Hawkeyes upset win over Penn State that year. Joining Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert are Pat Angerer, Julian Vandervelde, and Joe Conklin to look back at that very special win for the Hawkeyes. Then we dive into this weeks game against Penn State and look at some hoops recruiting news.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawk Joe Conklin as we look back on Iowa’s thrilling win over Iowa State this past weekend. We look at the strong performance of Nate Stanley, the emergence of Ihmir Smith-Marsette, and the amazing play of Akrum Wadley. We also dive deeper in Wadley and where he ranks among running backs of the Ferentz era. Plus we look at the struggles of the Iowa defense, particularly in the secondary, and what needs to improve against North Texas this weekend.
It’s Cy-Hawk week and who better to bring on the podcast than our old friend and former Hawkeye Julian Vandervelde. Tom Kakert, Matt Randazzo, and Julian look back at Iowa’s opening win over Wyoming and what they liked and are concerned about from the game. Then we break down Saturday’s game against Iowa State and why Julian hates the Cyclones. We talk a little recruiting in the creepy corner and then head to the nerdy nook to talk Star Wars and comic book movies.
It’s officially game week for the Hawkeyes! That’s right, college football is back and this week on the Hawkeye Report podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawk Joe Conklin to discuss the season opener against Wyoming. We break down the two deeps, Nate Stanley being named the starting QB, freshmen playing time, and look at the challenge this weekend against the Cowboys. Plus we take our weekly look at football recruiting.
With the start of the 2017 Iowa football season fast approaching, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo break down where the Hawkeyes sit as fall camp comes to a close. We look back at what we learned from Tuesday’s press meeting with the coordinators and Kirk Ferentz. Then we take a deep dive into each position and where things stand with the Iowa roster. Finally we head into the creepy corner and talk about the commitment of D.J. Johnson and another big commitment that is expected to happen next week.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo go in-depth on Iowa’s Kids Day practice last weekend. Is there any clarity at quarterback? Which true freshmen look like they are playing this year? Plus a whole lot more about Iowa football. Then we dive into basketball and discuss the Hawkeyes trip to Europe and the release of the schedule for the 2017-18 season. Finally, we wrap up with the latest news on recruiting, including a review of the new 2019 basketball hot board and a couple of football commitments that could be coming soon.