Iowa Hawkeyes name new defensive coordinator


Phil Parker, DBs coach for the Iowa Hawkeyes the past 13 seasons, has gotten a major promotion- to defensive coordinator.  Kirk Ferentz announced late last night.

Parker, a member of the Iowa staff since Ferentz took over as head coach, replaces Norm Parker, who retired following this past season.  Phil Parker was named by in March, 2011, as a first team member of its College Football Assistant Coach Dream Team.

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