Aug. 7, 2006

University of Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz will meet the media today as the nationally ranked Iowa Hawkeyes officially kick off the 2006 season with the staging of Media Day 2006.

Fans of the Hawkeyes can watch Ferentz’s presentation live at 1:30 p.m. today by clicking on the Hawkeye All-Access link in the upper right hand corner of, the official world wide web site of the Iowa Hawkeyes. Today’s press conference is a free event and an excellent opportunity for fans to sample Hawkeye All-Access.

Hawkeye All-Access is the multi-media area of It is the only place on the web where fans of the Hawkeyes can watch live the weekly press conferences of Ferentz, UI basketball coaches Lisa Bluder and Steve Alford, and UI wrestling coach Tom Brands. It’s also the only place where fans can watch live the home event post-game press conferences of each coach.

Hawkeye All-Access is also the source for live radio coverage of all UI football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball and wrestling events, and the weekly radio shows of Ferentz, Alford, and Bluder, and the monthly radio shows of Brands.

Fans of the Hawkeyes who subscribe to Hawkeye All-Access will also have the opportunity to watch the weekly television shows of Ferentz and Alford. Video highlights, interviews with coaches and student-athletes and the daily audio feature “Inside Iowa” is also available inside Hawkeye All-Access.