Kirk Ferentz Talks Rivalries, Offensive Performances and a Stout Defense

Was it coach speak or was he serious? It’s difficult to say with some coaches.

With Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz, you tend to believe him.

In his post game press conference he was asked about the score of the game and whether he was surprised at how well his team played, or whether or not he thought Iowa State just wasn’t that big of a challenge.

His answer, needless to say, was a little surprising. [Read more…]

Hello Cedar Rapids, Iowa! Thank you for your support!


“Is this Heaven Ray, no it’s Iowa.” You probably know that famous line from the classic Kevin Costner Baseball movie “Field of Dreams.” And if there’s one thing Kevin Costner does well, it’s baseball movies. The line also serves as the perfect marketing slogan for the state of Iowa, a place where tells me, The Sports Bank is HUGE!

Cedar Rapids, Iowa to be exact. And to think we don’t even have a Cedar Rapids Kernels (single A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels) beat writer…yet.

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