Iowa Football with Kirk Ferentz: The Pre-Season Special

Aug. 25, 2012

IOWA CITY, Iowa — – Fans of the University of Iowa football team are invited to take a deeper look at the 2012 Hawkeyes beginning Sunday at 6 p.m. when KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids airs the first edition of “Iowa Football with Kirk Ferentz” for the upcoming season.

The one-hour pre-season special will also be seen later this week in central Iowa on KCCI-TV and statewide on Mediacom’s “Connections” channel. It is also available on demand online to subscribers of Hawkeye All-Access, the multi-media portal inside, the official world wide web site of the Iowa Hawkeyes. To subscribe and/or review the offerings inside Hawkeye All-Access, click HERE.

Hosted by the radio voice of the Iowa Hawkeyes, Gary Dolphin, Iowa Football with Kirk Ferentz: The Pre-Season Edition features a look at the UI’s 2012 offense and, specifically, Iowa’s quarterbacks, running backs, its offensive line and receivers; the UI defense including the line, linebackers and defensive backs, and Iowa’s special teams units. Key players from each unit will be interviewed.

The show also takes a peek at Iowa’s schedule and will take a look at the Hawkeyes’ new indoor practice facility.

The Hawkeyes open the 2012 season Saturday, Sept. 1, against Northern Illinois in Chicago’s Soldier Field. Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. Iowa time and the game will be televised live by ESPNU. Tickets can be purchased online by clicking HERE.

Iowa opens its home schedule on Sept. 8 against Iowa State in the annual Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series game. Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. Iowa time with BTN providing live television coverage. The Iowa-Iowa State game is the first of four straight home games for the Hawkeyes.

Fans of the Hawkeyes looking for tickets to home games of the 2012 UI football team can contact Bravo Sports Marketing for access to tickets used in association with Hawkeye Village, the UI’s official game-day hospitality program for groups from as small as two to as large as 2000. To learn more, click HERE.