Just in time for the holidays, it’s the Hawkeye Report Podcast. Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo give you a full preview of the 2017 Pinstripe Bowl and assess the impact of Alaric Jackson not being able to play and the shuffling of the offensive line. We also look at Boston College and the strong their strong finish to the 2017 season. We then dive into the 2018 recruiting class that signed this week. We assess the class as it stands now and which targets remain heading into the February signing period. Then we wrap up talking Iowa basketball and preview a big game on Friday night against Colorado.
The Hawkeye Report Podcast hit the road to Godfather’s Pizza in East Moline with an all-star crew of guests. Joining Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo on the show are Pat Angerer, Joe Conklin, Julian Vandervelde, and Mike Gesell. We open talking about The Pinstripe bowl and what bowl prep is like for an Iowa player. Then we head to the creepy corner for the latest from the recruiting trail, including a big commitment from a 4 star prospect this week and a big visit this weekend. Then we wrap up trying to make sense about what’s going on with Iowa basketball, preview the ISU game, and some good Fran stories.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawk Joe Conklin. We look back at Iowa’s upset win over Ohio State. Is it the biggest win of the Ferentz era? We also look back at the big plays of the game and the performance of Nate Stanley, Iowa’s tight ends, and the strong play of the Hawkeye defense. Then we look ahead to the Wisconsin game and Iowa’s path to a second straight upset. We then talk hoops signing day and some football recruiting news from visitors this past weekend before wrapping up talking about the impact of the loss of Nicholas Baer for the next month and another important nagging injury on the Iowa basketball team.
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.
With the spring game on Friday evening under the lights at Kinnick Stadium, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawk Joe Conklin to preview the action. Conklin also goes in-depth on what spring ball is like at Iowa, the importance of the safety position, and he discusses Jake Gervase, who he coached in high school. Plus we talk new recruiting rules, Kirk being mad about two-a-days going away, and we head to the creepy corner to talk some recruiting.
The start of the 2016 Iowa football season is here! Matt Randazzo, Pat Angerer, and Tom Kakert take a look at the opener for the Hawkeyes against Miami (OH) and give their predictions. Angerer talks about what it’s like to get ready for the first game of the season and what the night before a game is like for Iowa players. Then we do our Ask Angerer Anything with some pretty fun stories, including one about Norm Parker.