Likes Vandenberg

July 17, 2012

IOWA CITY, Iowa — After throwing for 3,022 yards and 25 touchdowns in his first season as the University of Iowa football team’s starting quarterback, James Vandenberg is getting his due. The senior is the second-ranked signal caller in the Big Ten Conference rankings on

Vandenberg is also on the watch lists for the Maxwell Award and the CFPA Quarterback Trophy.

Click HERE for the complete rankings.

Iowa opens its season Sept. 1 against Northern Illinois at Soldier Field in Chicago. Kickoff is 2:30 p.m., CT (ESPNU).