With signing day completed, we take a look back at a wild weekend and early week of recruiting news for on the Hawkeye Report Podcast. Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert discuss the Class of 2017, led by five star standout A.J. Epenesa. We look at the hits and misses on the roller coaster ride of recruiting for the Hawkeyes this year. We also dive into the assistant coaching search for the Hawkeyes and could an old name be headed back to Iowa City? Finally, we wrap up talking a little Iowa basketball as the Hawkeyes have suddenly gotten hot without Peter Jok on the floor.
A special edition of the Hawkeye Report Podcast as Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert are joined by former Hawkeye great Chuck Long. We discuss what signing day is like for coaches and the changes in recruiting over the years. Then we talk to Long about what it takes to be an offensive coordinator and Iowa’s hiring for the assistant coaching positions that are currently open.
Signing Day is almost here and we take a deep dive into where the Hawkeyes stand heading into Signing Day next week. Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert open the show discussing Iowa basketball and the loss to Illinois and the if Peter Jok’s bad back is going to sink the season. Then we talk plenty of football recruiting with all the latest news, plus some thoughts on who will be added to the coaching staff, and Matt talks about his interview with future Iowa hoops player Joe Wieskamp.
The first Hawkeye Report podcast of 2017 with Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert. We are back and better than ever with plenty of news to cover. We go in-depth on the recent changes to the Iowa football coaching staff and what it means to the program. We take an early look at the 2017 roster and we take a deep dive into football recruiting with signing day fast approaching. Finally, we wrap things up with some Hawkeye hoops talk and preview the game on Thursday against Maryland.
We wrap up 2016 before heading into the holiday season and the 2017 Outback Bowl with one final podcast this year. Pat Angerer, Matt Randazzo, and Tom Kakert are joined by new Iowa grad and Daily Iowa TV Sports Director Taylor Brooks and discuss the Florida vs. Iowa match-up in Tampa. We also discuss players skipping bowl games, take a trip down the recruiting trail, and wrap up talking Iowa Basketball and what it would take for the Hawkeyes to get to the NCAA Tournament.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Pat Angerer, Matt Randazzo, and Tom Kakert open with a discussion of Hawkeye football and the team awards that were announced over the weekend and Iowa winning the Joe Moore Award for the top offensive line in the country. We discuss Akrum Wadley possibly leaving for the NFL, we run down the latest on the football and basketball recruiting trail, and wrap up discussing Iowa hoops and the Hawkeyes winning the Cy-Hawk Series this past week.
The Outback Bowl invitation was extended on Sunday afternoon and the Hawkeyes are headed back to Tampa. This week on the podcast we are joined by former Hawks Pat Angerer and special guest Joe Conklin to talk about their experience at the Outback Bowl and what bowl prep is like for Iowa players on and off the field. Plus we get our weekly recruiting updates and Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert talk a little Iowa basketball after Iowa’s win over Stetson and preview Iowa State/Iowa on Thursday night.
The Hawkeye Report Podcast returns after the Thanksgiving holiday with plenty on the menu. Pat Angerer, Matt Randazzo, and Tom Kakert discuss the Iowa win over Nebraska and what it means for Iowa’s bowl destination this year. Pat gets fired up about the Big Ten leaving Josey Jewell off the first team, we talk about football recruiting and Iowa’s policy, plus Pat leaves so we can talk Iowa basketball and Tyler Cook’s injury.
The Iowa Football team picked up their second straight win with a victory over Illinois on Saturday afternoon and the Hawkeye Report Podcast was back to talk about it and preview the upcoming game against Nebraska on Black Friday in Iowa City. Pat Angerer, Matt Randazzo, and Tom Kakert were joined by Taylor Brooks from DI TV to discuss the action on the field. Plus we talk some football recruiting and the what we have learned about the Iowa basketball team so far this season.
The one way to celebrate the upset win over Michigan is to have an early in the week podcast. Pat Angerer is back this week and he actually watched the game. He joins Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert to discuss the win, the emotional side of Kirk Ferentz, plus we update recruiting with a trip to Tom’s Creepy Corner, and we talk some early season hoops.