Drug Offender Adam Robinson Officially Kicked off Iowa Hawkeyes

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Well, we all saw this college football story coming last week, didn’t we? More consequence from the drug situation in Iowa City was reported minutes ago. Star tailback Adam Robinson was released from the team following his hometown arrest for possession of marijuana on the eve of the bowl game.

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Hawkeyes Running Back Adam Robinson Arrested for Pot Possession (Update)

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(Update) Athletic Director releases statement.

As if the Iowa Hawkeyes football program needed more distractions; especially on the same day they take on Mizzou in college football’s Insight Bowl. More fallout from the drug situation in Iowa City was reported minutes ago.

We all knew that star tailback Adam Robinson is not traveling for the bowl game, due to failing to meet his academic expectations. Turns out he’s gotten into some legal trouble too.

Robinson, a 5-9, 205-pound back from Des Moines, IA, led the team in rushing with 941 yards and 10 touchdowns on the ground. But today his future with the program is in serious jeopardy.

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Iowa Drug Scandal Day 2: The Cover Your Ass Edition

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Things just keep getting weirder in Iowa City.

The Iowa Hawkeyes head football coach Kirk Ferentz and Iowa athletic director Gary Barta held a press conference to basically address the rumors of the last 24 hours — that multiple Hawkyes would be suspended and /or booted off the team for drug related offenses.

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Drug Scandal in Iowa Hawkeyes Football Program: 20 Possible Suspensions

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By Paul Schmidt

Bombshell upon bombshell is rocking the Iowa Hawkeyes football program recently, and it appears if you thought the drug house scandal in Iowa City ended with Derrell Johnson-Koulianos…well, then you couldn’t have been more wrong.
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Adam Robinson Continues Run of Solid Iowa Running Backs

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Great tailbacks and the Iowa Hawkeyes football program have been like young Caucasian girls sporting giant, over-sized sunglasses. Another one pops up all the time, and the trend shows no sign of stopping.

Shonn Greene is now with the New York Jets in the NFL, after winning Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year in 2008. Ladell Betts is having a nice pro career with the Washington Redskins and Albert Young played a couple years with the Minnesota Vikings.  And don’t forget Sedrick Shaw, Tavian Banks (my personal favorite), Ronnie Harmon, Fred Russell, and Damian Sims.

The latest in line is sophomore Adam Robinson, who ranks third in the Big Ten and 16th in the nation in rushing
yards per game. He had his 8th career 100 yard rushing game Saturday at Northwestern.

By Paul M. Banks and Paul Schmidt

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University of Iowa Trucks Ball State 45-0

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It didn’t take long for the Iowa Hawkeyes to erase the memories of a disastrous road trip west one week ago.

The Hawkeyes outgained the Ball State Cardinals 5-yards-to-1 on Saturday on their way to a blowout 45-0 win, one that probably wasn’t as close as the score indicated.

Adam Robinson, Ricky Stanzi and a STOUT Iowa defensive line all keyed the victory. [Read more…]

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