Episode 14: A Very Iowa Thanksgiving Special

Beatdown Nebraska:Check. Wrestle Cyclones: Check.  Win B1G/ACC Game: Check.  The Guys discuss the great Hawkeye Holiday weekend, and look ahead to the B1G Championship, the BCS and other Bowls, and building momentum for 2014.


Episode 2.13: We’re back (for now)!!

After a week off, here’s a Very Special Thanksgiving episode! Iowa is back on the right side of the W/L column, and Bladel is back on the right side of the Equator.  Our expert is a professional poker player who employs a Ferentz-style analytical approach to her art.  And with one game remaining, we recap the chilly win in Kinnick and look ahead to kNebraksa.

Episode 2.12: Going bowling…but where?

Iowa secures a post-season by beating up on a hapless Purdue squad, featuring Canzeri and Schumpert (yeah, really).  Our guest is an Iowa Wrestling Celebrity, who matriculated under an Iowa Wrestling Legend: Gable himself.  And we take a week off of our own…but not before looking ahead to Michigan and kNebraska.

Episode 2.11: Last Act

The Hawkeyes were out-physicalled in a home loss to Wisconsin, mostly due to an offense that has gone AWOL.  Our guest is a DC journalist who lives at the epicenter of the political landscape.  And we look ahead to the last three games for bowl eligibility, starting with Purdue.

Episode 2.10: No Bowl for You, Pat.

Iowa likely ended NW’s hopes for a post-season, and significantly raised their own.  The guys discuss the Overtime win over NW, and how it could be an inflection point for a turnaround season.  Our expert is part of a nationwide network to rescue and foster dogs in trouble.  We identify a few disturbing trends on offense, and look ahead to Saturday’s match-up against the Batchers.

Episode 2.9: That didn’t matter.

Iowa dropped its second game in a row last week, so why aren’t we angry about it?  A: Our guest.  Q: Who has first-hand expertise with a popular trivia game show? And will the NW game determine who goes bowling?

Episode 2.8: Intermission

With the Hawkeyes on a bye week, the guys take stock of the 2013 season so far, including the state of the Legends Division, which is the last year we will have to remember that name.  Our Expert guest shares his knowledge of conspiracies, including a brief mention of the 1986 Rose Bowl.  On to Columbus…..