A little bonus podcast this week from Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo. We look back at Iowa’s win over Illinois on Thursday night. Is this a turning point for the Hawkeye basketball team? What changed during the game and is Fran McCaffery shortening his bench? Who could lose their spot in the rotation? We look ahead to next week for the Hawkeyes on the court as well. Then we discuss the Kirk Ferentz presser on Wednesday, dive into recruiting with a new commitment on board and talk hoops recruiting, and wrap up discussing Iowa wrestling with a big meet on Sunday against Oklahoma State.
We start the week with a new Hawkeye Report Podcast. Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo take a deep dive into the struggling Iowa basketball team. What, if anything can be done to fix this team? We look at some of the disturbing numbers and trends so far in the Big Ten for the Hawkeyes and if there could be a win on the horizon. And we discuss Fran McCaffery being ejected on Sunday night and if his seat could get warm this year? We also look at Iowa football and breakdown the early departures of Josh Jackson and James Daniels and how they impact cornerback and offensive line in 2018, plus the transfer of Tyler Wiegers and what it means to the quarterback position.
The Hawkeye Report Podcast returns for one more show before 2017 comes to a close. We look back at Iowa breaking their bowl losing streak with their win in the Pinstripe Bowl over Boston College. Then we dive into the future for the Hawkeye football team with projection of who starts on both sides of the ball in 2018. Then we discuss Iowa hoops win over Northern Illinois on Friday night, plus we look at what the Hawkeyes need to do to make the post season this year and the overall view of the Big Ten.
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.
It’s the first year of the early signing period for college football and we go in-depth about the Class that the Hawkeyes will be signing on December 20th. We look at the remaining targets and where Iowa stands with them one week before signing day and where the class ranks nationally and within the Big Ten. We open the show discussing the All American status of Josh Jackson and Josey Jewell and what round each may go in the NFL Draft (and if Jackson is leaving early). Then we dive into Iowa basketball and what will need to change for the results to improve this season.
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 look back at Iowa’s drubbing of Nebraska and the big second half from the running game. We also discuss the strong play of the Iowa defense, post season awards for several Iowa players, and we take a deep dive into Iowa’s bowl outlook. Then we discuss the struggling Iowa basketball team and what the concerns are for the Hawkeyes, especially with a tough three game stretch ahead. We wrap up the show with an update on the recruiting trail with signing day coming up in a couple of weeks.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo look back at the dismal performance by the Iowa football team in the loss to Wisconsin. We look at the poor offensive performances on the road in Big Ten play and if there is cause for concern. Then we preview the Purdue game and look at Iowa’s bowl options heading into the final two weeks of the regular season. We wrap up this week talking about Iowa basketball and what we have seen in the first two games of the year.
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.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo are joined by former Hawks Joe Conklin and Mike Gesell to talk Iowa football and basketball. We open with a review of Iowa’s win over Minnesota last week and then dive into Brian Ferentz press box incident. Then we preview the upcoming game against Ohio State this Saturday. We wrap things up with an extended discussion about Iowa basketball and some recruiting chatter.