University of Iowa Athletics
Offensive Graduate Student Coach

Tanner Krueger

Tanner  Krueger  - Football - University of Iowa Athletics


Tanner Krueger is in his first year as a graduate assistant coach with the University of Iowa football program. He assists with the wide receivers.

Krueger joined the Iowa staff after serving four years on the Wayne State College (WSC) football staff. He coached the wide receivers in 2023, mentoring a first-team all-league and Offensive Newcomer of the Year for the conference. Krueger worked with the running backs in 2022 and tight ends his first two years as a graduate assistant. Other roles included serving as the travel coordinator and video coordinator.

Krueger played quarterback at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa. A four-year lettermen and two-year starter, he was a team captain and was an all-conference honoree his junior and senior seasons.

Krueger earned his bachelor’s degree in sports communication at Simpson and master’s in organizational management at WSC.

Krueger is an Iowa native, graduating from Waverly-Shell Rock High School in 2016.