Six Iowa Hawkeyes selected in NFL Draft

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Six members Iowa Hawkeyes were selected in the 2012 NFL Draft. This marks the third straight year the Hawkeyes have had six players taken.

Offensive lineman Riley Reiff, the third Hawkeye junior to enter the draft in the last three years, was a first round selection of the Detroit Lions, becoming Iowa’s third first round pick in the last three years. Iowa joins Alabama as the only two teams in nation to have a first round selection in each of the last three drafts.

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Iowa Hawkeyes Land Pair on Preseason All-American Teams

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Can college football season get here already? Well, I know it’s get closer when media releases like this hit my inbox.

Two University of Iowa football players earned preseason All-America recognition. Offensive lineman Riley Reiff has been named Playboy preseason All-America first team. Reiff and wide receiver Marvin McNutt, Jr., (Isn’t that the most fun name you’ve ever had the chance to read?) were both named Phil Steele’s preseason All-America team. Reiff was third team and McNutt fourth.

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